Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

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

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

SR. AIRMAN JAMES L. MALBY, II
SR. AIRMAN JAMES L. MALBY, II Class of 2003
Air Force, 4 Years
WORKS ON F-16. BUT NOW CWILL BE WORKING ON F-22'S AND UN-MANNED SPY PLANES. HAS BEEN STATIONED IN NELLIS AFB, LAS VEGAS, OSAN AB, KOREA AND NOW IN HOLLIMAN AFB, NM
Aaron Bowers
Aaron Bowers Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Served with the 32nd Regiment/3rd Armored division, Germany. Graduate of the Army Engineer OCS. Bronze Star, Vietnam.
Alfred Moya
Alfred Moya Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years
1 tour in Viet-Nam as a machine gunner in M 3/7 on hill 55 and hill 10 ( approx. 14 miles SW of Danang). Arrived 18 Jan 69 was wounded on 28 Aug 69 while on the Que Son Mtns. Discharged after the hospital stay. Will share photos.
Arleen Valore
Arleen Valore Class of 1987
Air Force, 19 Years
U.S. Air Force, Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Crew Chief on KC-10A & KC-135R; Duty stations: Seymour Johnson NC, Travis CA, MacDill FL, Hill UT.
Barbara Bujak
Barbara Bujak Class of 2001
Army, 1 Years
Army Medical Specialist Corps
bay rowe
bay rowe Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 3 Years
1 tour in viet-nam. northern i corp as an translator
Brian Delostrinos
Brian Delostrinos Class of 1988
Army, 12 Years
11B Operation Just Cause 89 Operation Desert Shield/Storm 90 Operation Enduring Freedom 05
Charles J. Sanchez
Charles J. Sanchez Class of 1945
Army, 12 Years
Captain, Airborne Infantry, Korean War combat veteran, awarded Purple Heart Medal for combat wounds, Bronze Star Medal for Meritorious Service, and and Silver Star Medal for Valor in Action. Medical disability from combat wounds. Retired after 30 years in drug enforcement.
Christina Birmingham (Pierce)
Christina Birmingham (Pierce) Class of 1986
Army, 10 Years
Accounting 73D
Christopher Kitching Sr.
Christopher Kitching Sr. Class of 1989
Air Force, 16 Years
Have been stationed in North Carolina, Germany, Delaware, and currently United Kingdom.
Cpl. Kevin Burns
Cpl. Kevin Burns Class of 2005
Army, 2 Years
Combat Infantryman
Dallas Cartwright
Dallas Cartwright Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years
Army Signal Corps with tours in Germany, Korea, Ft. Lewis and Ft. Hood. Retired March 2007.
Edward Cuneo
Edward Cuneo Class of 2006
Army, 1 Years
Currently serving in the 58th MP Company at FOB Normandy in Northern Iraq.
Frank  (Frankie)  Aiello Jr
Frank (Frankie) Aiello Jr Class of 1990
Army, 4 Years
Third Armor Division-Operation Desert Shield/Storm.
Frank Fernandez
Frank Fernandez Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
First Sergeant
Frank Rhoads
Frank Rhoads Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years
Fighter pilot flying F-4 Phantoms in Viet Nam and Germany. Retired at MacDill AFB where he was an instructor pilot for F-4 pilots. Retired as a Major.
George Smith
George Smith Class of 1975
Navy, 17 Years
Served onboard USS Simpson FFG 56, USS Saratoga CV-60, USS Coral Sea CV-43. Helicopter Anti-Submarine Warfare Squadron 17. Awarded Navy COmmendation Medal, Navy Achievement (gold stars), Combat Action Ribbon , Enlisted Surface Warfare and numerous Individual and Unit Awards. Medically retired
Harold (Will) Brown
Harold (Will) Brown Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered the Army June 77. Four years of fun in the Field Artillery. Left the Army June 81, and enlisted in the Air Force 82. Crew Chief on F-4, F-15, and F-16 airframes. Stationed at Homeastead AFB, Kadena AB, Okinawa, and Spangdahlem AB, Germany.
James Gibson
James Gibson Class of 1989
Air Force, 18 Years
Master Sergeant/Weather Forecaster - Yongsan AIN Korea, Loring AFB ME, March AFB CA, Yokota AB Japan, Mountain Home AFB ID, Fort Lewis AIN WA, Katterbach HP, Germany. Seven deployments to SWA including two Iraq, one Afghanistan.
Jim Commander
Jim Commander Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
Trans. Mvmt Spec. (71N20) 1yr VietNam (1st Cav) 1yr. in Europe.

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Class of '88

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