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

ben fish
ben fish Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years
i was in the navy . i was in Vietnam for the intier time i was in the service. I was a assult boat coxswin. I landed troops on the beach. i got out of the navy in 1975, were i went to college for computer operations and programing.
Brad Figueroa
Brad Figueroa Class of 2005
Army, 5 Years
Deployed twice to Iraq, Currently Recruiting in San Jose, Ca
David Deras
David Deras Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
T38 instructor pilot, then fighter pilot in the A7D, F4D, F16A and F16C. Stationed from Korea to Turkey and many other garden spots in between.
Gary Seymour
Gary Seymour Class of 1961
Air Force, 6 Years
Aircraft Commander C-7A Vietnam 1970-1971 Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal
Greg Hutson
Greg Hutson Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years
Apr 69-Nov 72: drafted in Apr '69, a year later received an Infantry commission then rotor-wing flight school. Served a tour in Viet Nam flying Hueys out of Camp Holloway in the cental highlands. This was my "office", an H-model, primarily setup for night missions. One thing I quickly learned in country about the Huey, you were not going to sneak up on anybody... On a positive note, free fuel... Thanks to all our veterans for their service.
Gregg A. Hierholzer
Gregg A. Hierholzer Class of 1984
Army, 15 Years
Still in the Army National Guard, Al Taji, Iraq 05-06, Active Army - Fort Bliss, Tx Active Air Force, Homestead Florida 86-88 Izmir Turkey 88-89
Herbert Williams
Herbert Williams Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years
I enlisted in the US Army in March 1966. I did 1 tour in Viet Nam as a Huey mechanic/crew chief. I finished my tour as a SP5 with an Air Medal. 71-74 I served in the active Amy Reserves.
James M. "Mike" Smith
James M. "Mike" Smith Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Mike joined the Navy in 1968 as an E-2 and retired, 34 years laster as CWO4.
jared Hollingworth
jared Hollingworth Class of 2001
Navy, 2 Years
Petty Officer Second Class
John Snyder
John Snyder Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Vietnam 69-70 3rd MAF Combined Action Platoon (CAP) villages outside Hue City/ Trained militia/ 321 ambushes/ M-60 for 10 out of 13 months in country.
Larry Gaitan
Larry Gaitan Class of 2001
Army, 2 Years
Nobody rocks like a 92 FOX !

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Vernon Heidlebaugh
Class of '79

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