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

Bruce Tipton
Bruce Tipton Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Traveled to over 100 countries worldwide. Pilot who flew with 54 &53 Weather Recon Sq and Air Force Special Ops. Served for over 25 years.
Cheryl Ann Elliott
Cheryl Ann Elliott Class of 1989
Navy, 15 Years
I am in the Navy working as a military paralegal.
Cheryl L Elliott
Cheryl L Elliott Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Maintenance Management Specialist January 16,1991 to May 1997 Stationed in Okinawa, Japan, Onslo, Norway, Cherry Point North Carolina
Christine Nickerson
Christine Nickerson Class of 1996
Army, 4 Years
served 4 years with the army
Christine Norman
Christine Norman Class of 1995
Air Force, 8 Years
Combat Engineer
Daniel Kawika Conrad
Daniel Kawika Conrad Class of 2000
Air Force, 6 Years
Staff Sargent, Daniel Conrad served 6 years in the Air Force Reserves. Was in the 445th Air Wing at Wright Patterson AFB. Daniel was a crew chief working on C141 transports
Della Lavender
Della Lavender Class of 1989
Navy, 5 Years
Served 5 years active duty with the Navy and 8 years with the Army Reserves. Stationed in Parris Island, SC and Honolulu, HI. I currently reside in Orlando, FL.
Dwight Klinker
Dwight Klinker Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years
FMF Corpsman
Eric J Eslinger
Eric J Eslinger Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 15 Years
Currently serving in Afghanistan.
Ernest Reed
Ernest Reed Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired USAF
Garret Brunton
Garret Brunton Class of 1999
Army, 10 Years
Has Served in Four tours in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Currently a Drill Sergeant in Ft. Jackson, SC.
Gary Hillyer
Gary Hillyer Class of 1970
Air Force, 11 Years
Avionics Technician, F-111A, F-111E, EF-111A. Mountain Home AFB, Idaho; RAF Upper Heyford, England.
George S. Rine
George S. Rine Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years
Viet Nam vet
Greg Schaub
Greg Schaub Class of 1973
Marine Corps, 4 Years
1974-1978 Tactical Air Command Control, SGT (E5) serving in the 1 and 3 Marine Air Wing, Japan, Okinawa, Korea, and stateside. Ductus Exemplo and Semper Fidelis
Jack Boden
Jack Boden Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Communications Center Technician Command & Control Technician Computer Systems Technician
James Shadd
James Shadd Class of 2003
Air Force, 5 Years
Jet Engine Specialist mainly for F-16s. Stationed at Luke AFB in Phoenix AZ.
Jimmy  A. Azbell
Jimmy A. Azbell Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Personnel Clerk Camp Geiger, NC 1976-1980
Jud Bidle
Jud Bidle Class of 2000
Army, 11 Years
Currently serving in Afghanistan in the medical field
Judy Kishler Cohen
Judy Kishler Cohen Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in the USAF from 1969 - 1972 as a Data Processing Machine Operator
Kara Marie Holsey
Kara Marie Holsey Class of 2007
Army, 7 Years
Enlisted in January of 2009 for Active Duty. Joined the Army Reserves in March of 2015 and currently serving. Served as a Cargo Specialist(88H). Cross trained into a Motor Transport Operator(88M) and also a Light-Wheel Vehicle Mechanic(63B). My primary MOS is Chaplain Assistant(56M).

Classmates Spotlight

Lancaster High School Classmates

James Schmelzer
Class of '86

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