Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Chonghwan Yi
Chonghwan Yi Class of 1999
Army, 8 Years
Strength Manager
Dick Lipsey
Dick Lipsey Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years
Completed OCS and served as an infantry officer from 1968 to 1988, including tours in Vietnam, Germany, Fort Ord, Alaska, and Washington, DC.
Ernest Whitworth SFC (retired)
Ernest Whitworth SFC (retired) Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Platoon Sergeant Battalion Communications Sergeant Acting First Sergeant
Harry Knell
Harry Knell Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
7th of the 1st air Calvary Vihn Long Vietnam 1967-68
Jeffery Yee
Jeffery Yee Class of 2001
Air Force, 8 Years
Aircraft Mechanic
John Woo
John Woo Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
SM2 (Signalman 2nd class E-5) Served 2 years on the USS Lyman K. Swenson, DD-729 (Destroyer) based out of San Diego. Made 2 WesPac Cruises. Visited Guam, Japan, Phillipines, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Vietnam. Spent 9 months (1968) in the Tonkin Gulf, as our ship provided fire support to the troops on land. Volunteered to serve another year (1969-1970) in 'Nam serving on the Mekong Delta, Dong Tam, Tay Ninh, Ben Keo and finally Saigon my last two months as a Shore Patrol Officer at the Annapolis BEQ. Had fun but survived. Unfortunately not so for my two bruddahs/classmates Leonard Macquillan and Rodney Maunakea, KIA. May they rest in peace!
Joseph Martinez
Joseph Martinez Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
Assigned to the following units: Delta Co. 2-299th Hawaii National Guard (Oct 1988-May 1989) Alpha Co. 1-8th Infantry Fort Carson Colorado (1989-1990) Bravo Co. 6-502nd Infantry Berlin Brigade Germany (1990-1993) Delta Co. 1-23rd Infantry Fort Lewis WA (1993-1996) Bravo Co. 2-9th Infantry Camp Casey Korea (1996-1997) Bravo Co. 2-58 Infantry Training Brigade Fort Benning GA (1998-2002) Alpha Co., and HHC Co. 1-5th Infantry Stryker Brigade Fort Lewis WA (2002-2005) Bravo Co. 1-357th Infantry Fort Lewis WA (2005-2008) Bravo Co. 5-20th and Charlie 52nd Anti-Tank Infantry Co. Stryker Brigade Fort Lewis WA (2008-2010) Eastern Washington University Army ROTC 8th Brigade (2010-2014) Key Position held: Recon Platoon sergeant, Company First Sergeant, senior military Science Instructor Military badges: Ranger Tab, Airborne, Drill Sergeant. Combat tours: Iraq (OIF III 2004-2005)-(OIF VIII 2009-2010)-Bronze Star, Purple Heart.
Maile Mayers
Maile Mayers Class of 2005
Air Force, 3 Years
I am a medic in the airforce. Just got back last year from iraq working in the trauma room.
Nicholas K Smythe
Nicholas K Smythe Class of 1958
Army, 20+ Years
Served 30 years, from 1958 to 1988, US Army, Army Aviation, 3 combat tours in Vietnam, 1967 1968; 1969-1970; 1972-1973; retired with the rank of Sergeant Major; have a BS in Psychology and Sociology three Master Degrees -- International Studies, Human Resource Management and Education.
Ricky Padua
Ricky Padua Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years
Retired, living in Oregon.
SFC FLOYD H. UEHARA Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Served as the Maintenance Supervisor, Motor Sergeant, Safety NCO, HAZMAT NCO, Platoon Sergeant, Field First Sergeant, Combat Life Saver, Equal Opportunity Leader (EOL) and Unit Prevention Leader (UPL) in my military career of 24 Active Federal Service (AFS)
Wallace Kam
Wallace Kam Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years
Precision Photographic Processing

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