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

-Mike Petty
-Mike Petty Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
Combat MP. Decorated Combat veteran of multiple campaigns.
Ben Delahay
Ben Delahay Class of 1969
Navy, 4 Years
Enlisted after one year of college, went to EM A school at Great Lakes, IL. I ended up serving, as an electrician, on three different reserve destroyers, decommissioning two of them, in one, four year hitch.
Bruce L. Gross, CPT, US ARMY
Bruce L. Gross, CPT, US ARMY Class of 1944
Army, 4 Years
Vietnam war vet.
Cody Gohlke
Cody Gohlke Class of 2001
Navy, 7 Years
Aviation Structural Mechanic-fixing hydraulic systems, structural repair, and flight control maintenance. Been on 5 west packs and one deployment to Iraq. Still at it.
David Wiederich
David Wiederich Class of 1974
Navy, 5 Years
1974-1976 U.S. Army. Stationed Ft. Carson, Colorado. 1876-1979 U.S. Navy. Stationed, Diego Garcia, B.I.O.T., Naval Support Facility, San Diego, Ca., U.S.S. Sacramento AOE-1, Bremerton, Washington.
Demetries Smith
Demetries Smith Class of 1994
Army, 19 Years
Major USA served in Afghanistan
Harley Vogt
Harley Vogt Class of 1961
Navy, 5 Years
Served from graduation in 1961 to 1966. Majority of the service was aboard USS Oriskany, CVA-34 in the Weapons Division.
jason griffin
jason griffin Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
airborne infantry served in operation iraqi freedom 1,2,3
Jason Griffin
Jason Griffin Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
Airborne Infantry, Operation Iraqi Freedom I, II, III, Special forces assessment and selection
Jason Griffin
Jason Griffin Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
Airborne Infantry, Operation Iraqi Freedom 1,2,3
Jason Griffin
Jason Griffin Class of 1995
Army, 10 Years
Airborne Infantry, Operation Iraqi Freedom I, II, III
Joseph Love
Joseph Love Class of 1991
Air Force, 13 Years
Forward operating trauma surgeon, Afghanistan.
SGT Jason M. Griffin
SGT Jason M. Griffin Class of 1997
Army, 10 Years
Airborne Infantry. Deployed to fight in Operation Iraqi Freedom 1,2,and 3. Decorated combat veteran.
Steve Childress
Steve Childress Class of 1965
Army, 1 Years
Steve died in service to his country while serving in Viet Nam. A true and courageous American hero.
Ted Wolfe
Ted Wolfe Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Entered the Navy in 1996 as a Seaman Recruit, attended Hospital Corps A School in San Diego and graduated in the fall of 1966 and was transferred to Naval Hospital Bremerton, Washington. Transferred in 1967 to the Naval Support Activity Hospital, Danang, RVN as the senior corpsman for the surgical ward and later as Petty Officer in Charge of Medical Evacuations. Completed subsequent tours in San Diego, Honolulu, Guam and was commission an Ensign, Medical Service Corps in 1972. Served in various positions including Medical Administrative Officer, USS KITTY HAWK (CV63) and Officer in Charge of Medical Services at the SeaBee Center, Gulfport, MS. Graduated from George Washington University in 1978 with BS and Drake University 1979 with MBA.

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Emil Naylor
Class of '70

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