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

Bob Bumcrot
Bob Bumcrot Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Ground crew B 52 Guam Archlight mission 1967, Guam TET 1968, Thailand 1969 - 70
Brian Stringer
Brian Stringer Class of 1985
Air Force, 18 Years
Started as an active duty/reserves sailor from 1985-1996 Navy reserves from 2000 -2003, then Air Force reserves from 2003-present. Spent all my time in the Navy as a Hospital Corpsman and as a Med Tech in the Air Force.
Dan Stockbarger
Dan Stockbarger Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Viet Nam Vet
Daniel Gowin (Rogers)
Daniel Gowin (Rogers) Class of 1991
Navy, 6 Years
Damage Controlman
David Lee Bouyer
David Lee Bouyer Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Stationed in Germany
Dennis Mann
Dennis Mann Class of 1969
Navy, 2 Years
Carrier USS Midway, Public Affairs Office, radio show, TV news, wrote ship's newspaper, daily strike reports, 18 hour days, 11 continuous months off North Vietnam.
Don Cipriano
Don Cipriano Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
Yeoman First Class. Served from Aug 1983 - Mar 2004.
Don Cipriano
Don Cipriano Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
Yeoman/Flag Writer
Donald Steele
Donald Steele Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Vietnam Veteran. 82nd Airborne, 11 Bravo.
Ed Nielsen
Ed Nielsen Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years
Vietnam Veteran
Gail Elliott Wire
Gail Elliott Wire Class of 1958
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Received a commission when I graduated Fromm college. Stationed at MCS Quantico, VA as Supply Corps Officer.
Glen Lucero
Glen Lucero Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
Firefighter/Crash Rescue '67-'69. Air Rescue Vietnam '70-'71.
Glenn Byrd
Glenn Byrd Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
Worked in aviation and photography
Greg Yack
Greg Yack Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
MACV Field Advisor Cu Chi 1969 Company Commander 3/187 101st Airborne Division Viet Nam 1968 U.S.Army Ranger and Ranger Instructor Field 7 Florida - 1967 OCS Ft. Benning, Ga - Lieutenant 1966
James (Jim) Robinson
James (Jim) Robinson Class of 1959
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Jared Pearson
Jared Pearson Class of 1999
Army, 4 Years
Served in Afganistan
Joaquin Sanchez
Joaquin Sanchez Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years
Enlisted for 8 years, attended Officer Candidate School and served 13 years as a Supply Corps Officer retiring at the rank of Liutenant Commander (LCDR).
Joaquin Sanchez
Joaquin Sanchez Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years
Supply Corps Officer
John goodwynll
John goodwynll Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served in Vietna nam 1968-1969. Survi Ved the text offense. Saw bob hope and Ann margret at Phu Cat Ab ion december1968.
John Raymond Watson
John Raymond Watson Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Air Traffic Controller, in country Vietnam 1968/69.

Classmates Spotlight

Lakewood High School Classmates

Eugene Bruce
Class of '65

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