Kearns High School Alumni

Salt Lake City, Utah (UT)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Alan T. Moore
Alan T. Moore
Class of 1979
Army, 2 Years

US Army infantry Served 12 months on the DMZ Korea 1980-1981
Brent Horrocks
Brent Horrocks
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

United States Army Vietnam June 1970-Feb.1972 1098 Medium boat company DaNang I Corp
Brent Pyne
Brent Pyne
Class of 1990
Navy, 19 Years

Currently Serving Southern California
Christopher Lauber
Christopher Lauber
Class of 2000
Army, 13 Years

I served in the Marine Corps from 2002-2006, then the Army from 2006-2015.
Christopher T Zambos
Christopher T Zambos
Class of 1989
Navy, 10 Years

10 years in the Navy. Saw every continent except Europe and Antartica. Gr8 times. Gr8 people. Gr8 experience
Darren Stone
Darren Stone
Class of 1998
Army, 11 Years

the army just after graduating from Kearns High. I went to Basic Training in South Carolina and Virginia and then was stationed in Washington state for 3 years. While I was in Washington I deployed to Thailand for a month. I then went to some Army training in Texas and shortly after that was sent to North Carolina. While stationed in N.C. I was deployed to Iraq at the beginning of the war in March 2003. I am now currently stationed in Washington D.C.
Emily Welch Kellett
Emily Welch Kellett
Class of 1968
Army, 15 Years

I enlisted in the Army in Jan, 1969. Then left in Dec 1970. Four years later I joined the 19th Special Forces Group, Utah National Guard. I spent 13 years with the Group. Learned a lot, experienced many different tasks and training, over all a unique part of my life.
Enid A Norton
Enid A Norton
Class of 1994
Army, 2 Years

Ft Bragg NC attached to the 82nd Airborn
Gary Bryner
Gary Bryner
Class of 1968
National Guard, 20+ Years

Navy Reserve 1969 thru 1974
Utah Air National Guard 1975 thru 2004
34 yrs total service, include Active Duty Orders for Presidential Call up in 2001, and 2003 for a year each time.
Gary Morrison
Gary Morrison
Class of 1984
Coast Guard, 3 Years

Heavy equipment operator Kodiak, AK. until a disease ended my service.
Gilbert Warner
Gilbert Warner
Class of 1971
Army, 20 Years

61B, (88K) Watercraft operator) 1099 Med. Boat Co, 329th Watercraft Bn
11C (4.2" Mortarman, FDC)
Glenn Carrington
Glenn Carrington
Class of 1983
Navy, 6 Years

US Navy 1983 -1989
Janet Duckworth McDaniel
Janet Duckworth McDaniel
Class of 1990
Army, 3 Years

Served in Colorado Springs, Ft. Carson and South Korea Camp Colbern
Jeff Sacks
Jeff Sacks
Class of 1995
Army, 11 Years

3 deployments.
Bosnia-1999
Iraq- 2004
Iraq 2006
Jeffrey D Carpenter
Jeffrey D Carpenter
Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years

Currently Training Manager, former Security Forces (Police)
Jordan Gray
Jordan Gray
Class of 1995
Army, 12 Years

Still going.....
Joshua Foy
Joshua Foy
Class of 1991
Navy, 17 Years

United States Navy
Justin D Keskey
Justin D Keskey
Class of 1991
Air Force, 11 Years

Justin is an A-10 pilot with the ID ANG. He served more than 10 years on active duty.
justin hopkinson
justin hopkinson
Class of 1991
National Guard, 4 Years

iraq from 2005-2007
Justin Hopkinson
Justin Hopkinson
Class of 1991
National Guard, 7 Years

Army National Guard , has been deployed to Iraq
Kerry Nixon
Kerry Nixon
Class of 1968
Air Force, 3 Years

Air Force ROTC University Of Utah graduate 1975. Limited active duty Denver Colorado.
6 years inactive reserves. Goal of Pilot training ended with the end of the Viet Nam war so I wound up as a personnel officer in Colorado.
Kevin L Bennion
Kevin L Bennion
Class of 1968
Air Force, 3 Years

Joined the Air Force in 1970, just 1 month before getting my draft notice for the Army. Spent all 3years in Texas and Europe installing Communication Center and working on classified equipment.
Kimball C. Justesen
Kimball C. Justesen
Class of 1973
Navy, 3 Years

Served aboard USS Constellation CVA 64 from October 1973-July 1976; Public Affairs Office; discharged as JOSN (E-3) July 1973.
Lynn Wessman
Lynn Wessman
Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years

Career navy officer in nuclear submarines; had command of USS JOHN MARSHALL (SSN 611) and USS NEVADA (SSBN 733) (Blue)
Michael Vanleuven
Michael Vanleuven
Class of 2001
National Guard, 2 Years

still in going for the long haul
mike montoya
mike montoya
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Special Forces
Norman Rugg
Norman Rugg
Class of 1973
Army, 8 Years

Airborne
Rick Lee
Rick Lee
Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years

Served in the Intelligence gathering branch of the Navy, specifically submarines
Robert R Pope
Robert R Pope
Class of 1991
Army, 6 Years

Utah National guard Quarter master Camp Williams Utah.
Robin Oscarson
Robin Oscarson
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 20 Years

Aviation Structural Mechanic. A-4 Skyhawks, A-6 Prowler, F-4 Phantom, C-130, C-117, CT-39 Saberliner and the F/A-18 Hornet.
Rodney R. Allen Jr.
Rodney R. Allen Jr.
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 10 Years

1999-2002 VMFA-312 Beaufort, SC
2002-2003 American Embassy Harare, Zimbabwe
2003-2005 American Embassy Caracas, Venezuela
2005-2009 HMLAT-303 Camp Pendleton, CA
Roy Dodd
Roy Dodd
Class of 2000
Air Force, 8 Years

i take care of parchutes and such for the aircrew
Tiffany T (Miller) Ftacek
Tiffany T (Miller) Ftacek
Class of 1995
Navy, 9 Years

Was stationed at the following place: Great Lakes, IL; San Diego, CA; Okinawa, Japan; Bethesda, MD; Camp Lejeune, NC; Naples, Italy; Beaufort, SC and currently living in Key West, FL
Tony L. Spor
Tony L. Spor
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

Began as office clerk at Hill AFB, spent 16 months at Undon Thani Royal Thai Air Base Thailand during the Vietnam War, crossed trained into heavy equipment and transportation in 1970. Was stationed in Utah, Idaho (2 times), Wyoming, Kansas, schooling in Mississippi and Illinois, Madrid, Spain, Trier, Germany and TSY assignments to Turkey and Norway.
Retired August, 1988 in Tucson, Arizona
Warren Armitage
Warren Armitage
Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years

Wheel Mechanic, Platoon Sergeant
warren huffaker
warren huffaker
Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years

served as a missile technichian aboard the Uss Andrew Jackson SSBN 619 blue crew, Uss Hunley AS-31< and Uss Simon Lake AS-33 cross rated to machinery repairman after 11 years and retired on July 31 2000
Yvonne Espinoza
Yvonne Espinoza
Class of 2000
Air Force, 8 Years

Aircraft Structural Maintenance
Spent:
-3.5 years stationed at Shaw AFB, SC
-4 years stationed at Nellis AFB, NV with the United States Air Force Air Demonstration Team- The Thunderbirds

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Our Kearns High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Kearns High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Salt Lake City are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!