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

David Bradbury
David Bradbury Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
I didn't actually graduate from Kimball High, but my brother Dan did in 1961. I attended school in Kimball from grades 6-9 and moved away, but my fondest memories are of Kimball. I served in the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam 1967-68 and my home of record since 1961 has been Las Vegas, NV.
Navy, 20+ Years
Jeffry L. Huggans
Jeffry L. Huggans Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
I spent 20 plus years traveling around the world. Some good places and some bad. Was Involved with the missions against Libya, and two tours in Saudi Arabia. One during Desert Storm and the other during Southern Watch. Enjoyed my time in the service and am now enjoying my retirement.
Richard Weigel
Richard Weigel Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years
After ROTC at Nebraska U, served 10 years with active Army, including 1 year in Vietnam, then 9 years with the Army Reserve (416th ENCOM) and 9 years with the Nevada Army Naitonal Guard.
Robert Eddy Jr
Robert Eddy Jr Class of 1965
Navy, 3 Years
Served as combat corpsman with Marines in Viet Nam in 1967-1968. Received Purple Heart for wounds received
Scott Deboodt
Scott Deboodt Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
Submarine Service for 22 years.
Ted Avila
Ted Avila Class of 1979
Army, 7 Years
I served in the regular Army for 3 years stationed at Ft Polk, LA, then in Germany. I then served for 4 years in the Army Reserves in Cheyenne,WY.
Virgil C. Staab III
Virgil C. Staab III Class of 1999
Army, 6 Years
I went to Fort Lenardwood Missouri for Basic and AIT on March 15, 1999. I was in Charlie 35th Engineer Battalion. From there I went to 1st Calvary Division Fort Hood Texas and was placed in Bravo Company 8th Engineers. Later I married Jessica Gayle Wessels from Kimball Nebraska. This after my first trainning deployment to the National Trainning Center (NTC) then I went to NTC again and a month or so later I was selected and Volonteered to go to Kuwait/Iraq. There I was mainly stationed on Camp Doha Kuwait. And would do missions outside as required. I then returened after four months and then was sent to NTC again and volonteered for Afganistan. But my orders changed to Korea and my elinstment was up. So I reelinsted for Hawaii and prepared for PCS move. When I got to Hawaii I was sent to 8th Engineer Battallion and volonteered for Iraq turned down for this deployment as well. I then stayed there and trainned to become a light fighter and awaiting Air Assault school. Then Air Assault school was closed due to the deployments. Not long after all that I was put on the disabled list for my lower back. Then I just trainned others that were going to deploy. I also did learn to do taxes and became VITA certified by the IRS. Before I got out I was in charge of the R&U maintance section. And then the 8th Engineer Battallion became 3BSTB. Then I left Hawaii and returned to Kimball Nebraska much to my sorrow. I then went to Prescott Arizona and got a job at Sears as a tool associate and later Automovie associate. Then I started college at Yavapai Community College. Then I again much to my sorrow had to return to Kimball Nebraska. Then went to LCCC doing condensed courses and unable to get a job. From there I went to the University of Wyoming and did Army ROTC. And began Homeland Security with LCCC. Then I came to Sidney WNCC to do a summer semester and got schalarships to stay for the entire year. Then I got another one and was elected Student Senate President and Started the Enviromental Committee and am in the process of Starting the Sidney chapter of Veterns Organazation for WNCC.

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Sid Newport
Class of '67

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