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

Have you lost your Manitou Springs High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Mustangs lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

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.
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 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.
Victoria Ragan
Victoria Ragan Class of 1992
Army, 10 Years
Army Nurse Corps Officer

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