Mckinleyville High School Alumni

Mckinleyville, California (CA)

Military Alumni

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

Honored Military Alumni

Charlene Albro Taylor
Charlene Albro Taylor
Class of 1970
Air Force Reserves, 16 Years

Flight Nurse, Chief Nurse
Veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
Dan Swearingen
Dan Swearingen
Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years

US Army active duty 1974-1977. US Army Reserves 1992 to present. US Army Drill Sergeant (Reserves) 1994-2007. US Army Drill Sergeant School instructor (Reserves) 2000-2007. Deployed IRAQ-OIF-Operation Iraqi Freedom-2008. Mobilized Ft Sill, OK, March 2010 to present, in support of OEF-Operation Enduring Freedom, conducting Basic Combat Training .Rank First Sergeant.
David Spencer
David Spencer
Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years

Still serving as an Active Duty Engineer Officer. Getting ready to retire in the next few years.
David Spencer
David Spencer
Class of 1990
Army, 19 Years

Engineer
Ed Ahl
Ed Ahl
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Chaplain
Gary Zimmerman
Gary Zimmerman
Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years

Military Police
Gerry Stockwell
Gerry Stockwell
Class of 1981
Navy, 5 Years

second class,served 2 West Pacific deployments,numerous other cruises
John Edward Kiesling
John Edward Kiesling
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Served in Vietnam. Received major leg wound in June 1968, Retired as 1st Lieutenant. Dies March 10, 2014 from liposarcoma....Army attributes it to agent orange exposure
Kendra Nigh (Trimm)
Kendra Nigh (Trimm)
Class of 1995
Army, 11 Years

AH-64 A (Apache) / AH-64 D (Apache Longbow) helicopter repairer, deployed in both OEF (2002) and OIF (2009-2010); 9 years active service (Jan 1999-Nov 2007), National Guard since Nov 2007.
Matthew R. Parker
Matthew R. Parker
Class of 1993
Navy, 5 Years

plenty of travel, and experiences under my belt. Been a Network Engineer ever since.
Paul Perris
Paul Perris
Class of 1994
Navy, 17 Years

Satellite Communications Technician
Richard E. Freeman
Richard E. Freeman
Class of 1969
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Served US Navy 1970 - 1974 (vietnam) and US Coast Guard 1976 - 1994.
Richard Freeman
Richard Freeman
Class of 1969
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Richard served 4 years in the U.S. Navy and 18 years in the U. S. Coast Guard

Classmates Spotlight

Mckinleyville High School Classmates

Jorge Escudero Ochoa
Class of '91

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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School News

Do you have any news to share? Keep our classmates informed on news and current events! Please post all reunion information in the reunion area.

Our Mckinleyville 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 Mckinleyville High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Mckinleyville are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!