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

Bill Elliott
Bill Elliott Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
6 yrs. Active Duty - 18 yrs. Reserve Vietnam Veteran, highly decorated Major, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 5 yrs. enlisted service
Bill Elliott
Bill Elliott Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
6 yrs. Active Duty - 18 yrs. Reserve All expense paid tour to Sunny South Vietnam 3 Bronze Stars Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry Vietnamese Civic Action Medal Vietnam Service Medial Vietnam Campaign Medal with 3 oak leaf Clusters 13 other awards - medals However the most important thing to me is the men I got to work with as a Company Commander - A co. 27th Engineer Bn. - The Tiger Battalion in support of the 101st Airborne Division. This battalion is the most decorated Engineer Battalion in the U.S. Army. While in Vietnam the Battalion received a Presidential Unit Citation and 2 Meritorious Unit Citations. This Battalion was part of Merrill's Marauders during the 2nd World War. They captured and restored Myitkina Airfield in Burma. The Battalion has a special award,The Myitkina Award. Only during combat operations is this Awarded and I am blessed and very proud to be one of the recipients. My name is registered in a journal kept at the Battalion Headquarters at Ft. Bragg N.C.
Chriss Smith Jr.
Chriss Smith Jr. Class of 1984
Navy, 13 Years
Christoph Arnold
Christoph Arnold Class of 1989
Navy, 18 Years
2 years left until retirement.
David Brawner
David Brawner Class of 1975
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
2 years active, 19 years reserve. Retired in 1998 as a CWO-3
DAVID GILFERT Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years
Servedc3 yrs in army asa sig intel
Dennis J Fontana
Dennis J Fontana Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
30 years Regular Army active duty, mostly with Corps of Engineers. Completed 5 overseas tours. Retired as colonel.
Earl S. King, Jr.
Earl S. King, Jr. Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
In September of 1995, after twenty years of honored service, which began at March Air Force Base, California, and ended at the Pentagon on the Air Force Inspector General's staff, I retired from the United States Air Force. During my 20-year career, I earned a number of military awards and decorations. Among them are a Meritorious Service Medal; Joint Services Commendation Medal; Air Force Commendation Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters; US Army Commendation Medal; US Army Achievement Medal, and an Air Force Achievement Medal.
Earl Taylor III
Earl Taylor III Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Earl honorably served our country with over 30 years of service in the United States Air Force. He retired as a Chief Master Sergeant. His awards and commendations are too numerous to call.
James (Jim) Webber
James (Jim) Webber Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
Space and Missile Operations
JAMES (Jim) Webber
JAMES (Jim) Webber Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
20+ years as a missile and space systems operations officer. Missile Combat Crew Instructor in both Minuteman I and Minuteman III nuclear ballistic missile systems as well as instructor in five space surveillance and early warning systems.
James A Keene
James A Keene Class of 1981
Air Force, 12 Years
B1-B/B2/B52-G Avionics Systems Craftsman
James Dillon
James Dillon Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
After getting kicked out of Texas A&M, Jim enlisted in 1972, advancing quickly through the ranks to SSG in '76, attended OCS in '79 and was cmmissioned as a 2LT. Retired in '95 as a Major. Awards include the Legion of Merit and 6 Meritorious Service Medals.
Jeff Smith
Jeff Smith Class of 1983
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Service Dates: September 26, 1983 - October 1, 2007.
Joseph W. Brundy, III
Joseph W. Brundy, III Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years
Served in the U.S. Army for 30 years. Retired in February, 2008 with the rank of Sergeant Major. Inducted in the Leavenworth High School Military Hall of Fame in February, 2007.
Joshua burnett
Joshua burnett Class of 2001
Army, 9 Years
Air Force then Army, still on active Duty
Joshua Burnett
Joshua Burnett Class of 2001
Army, 7 Years
3 years Air Force (Explosives), Direct Transfer to Army in 2004, Army Network Security Analyst
Juanita Brushwood-Imbrogno
Juanita Brushwood-Imbrogno Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Air Force Tech seargent
Leighton Fleming
Leighton Fleming Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
United States Army Field Artillery
Marvin Little
Marvin Little Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
MSgt, USAF, served in SE Asia '69-70, Iceland '72-73, Iceland '77-'78, S. Korea '86-'87, retired At Dyess AFB, Abilene, TX Sep '89, Worked Kerrville, TX VA Med Center Pharmacy Sep '89 & retired from VA May 2008.

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Leavenworth High School Classmates

William Fangohr
Class of '67

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