Manitou Springs High School Alumni

Manitou Springs, Colorado (CO)

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

Aaron Driscoll
Aaron Driscoll
Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years

6 1/2 years active duty and 15 1/2 years as a reservist. Enlisted Feb 84, retired Apr 2006.
Bill Buchanan
Bill Buchanan
Class of 1982
Army, 18 Years

AH-64D Apache Longbow Pilot for 4th Squadron, 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment at Fort Hood, TX. Serve as Pilot-in-Command and the Squadron Safety Officer.
Bill Rathbun
Bill Rathbun
Class of 1983
Navy, 8 Years

US Naval Service 1986- 1992 as an Aviation structural mechanic. Left service as (AMS2/E-5). First duty station, NAS Rota, Spain and worked on C-130 aircraft. Second duty station NAS North Island, California and worked on C-2 aircraft. Deployed on USS Ranger for Gulf War I.
Bobby Jackson
Bobby Jackson
Class of 2000
Army, 9 Years

2004-2008: USAF Air Surveillance, Personnel 2009-2014:. Army Decontamination Tech, Cook
Bruce W Stuckey
Bruce W Stuckey
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Served in the Marines from 1967 VietNam and California and Hawaii. Honorable discharge Served with fellow Mustangs Marvin Layman and Ron Smith and Tim Carsell.
Carl Nelson
Carl Nelson
Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years

Platoon Leader, 1st CAV Division, Viet Nam 1969-70
Dennis Bartley
Dennis Bartley
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Joined up Sept 67, discharged Sept 70 - Viet Nam and Korea
Derrick Johnson
Derrick Johnson
Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years

Enlisted to Officer - held several commands, prior XO, training officer, public affairs officer and S1.
John Pratt
John Pratt
Class of 1978
Air Force, 6 Years

Satellite Intelligence Officer stationed at NORAD.
JOHN S STEDDOM
JOHN S STEDDOM
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Served in Viet Nam in 1968-1969.
Jonathan Monteith
Jonathan Monteith
Class of 2007
Navy, 6 Years

Nuclear reactor operator/electronics technician for 6 years. Served on USS Nevada ballistic missile submarine 733 blue crew out of bangor, WA
Kenrick "Kenny" Crabtree
Kenrick "Kenny" Crabtree
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 2 Years

2nd Lieutenant, Honorably Discharged due On the job trining injury...nothing heroic...proud to have served with some of the best and some that gave all and some that are still giving. Semper Fi
larry c. mcintyre
larry c. mcintyre
Class of 1965
Navy, 2 Years

Served in VietNam on the USS Newport News CA-148. 1968-1969
Linda Kay Neal
Linda Kay Neal
Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years

Intelligence Specalist, NCIS,
Linda McAffrey
Linda McAffrey
Class of 1975
Navy, 8 Years

Air Traffic Control
Marvin Layman
Marvin Layman
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Served in Viet Nam from November 1967-1968. Awarded 3 Purple Hearts. Squad leader in an infantry platoon. Finished Service at Camp Pendleton, Ca. Final rank of E-5 Sergeant. Went in with Tim Carsell, Ron Smith and Bruce Stuckey, all graduates of Manitou Springs High School 1966
NATHAN COOPER
NATHAN COOPER
Class of 1994
Army, 8 Years

82D AIRBORNE DIVISION, FORT BRAGG, NC (1994-1998) SOUTHERN EUROPEAN TASK FORCE, VICENZA ITALY (1998-2001)
Shawn Beard
Shawn Beard
Class of 1980
Navy, 6 Years

Served on the USS Constellation
Suzanne Mirts
Suzanne Mirts
Class of 1990
Air Force, 16 Years

Fourteen years as aircraft mechanic and now serving as an officer in the Nurse Corp. Are working on people the same as working on aircraft??
Ty Thompson
Ty Thompson
Class of 1989
Navy, 6 Years

Reactor Operator/Electronics Technician on USS Buffalo (SSN-715). Stationed in Pearl Harbor, HI.

Classmates Spotlight

Manitou Springs High School Classmates

Tristan Sorrows
Class of '00

Alumni Stories

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Veterans from Manitou

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Our Manitou Springs High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Manitou Springs High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Manitou Springs are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!