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

Honored Military Alumni

Braden Halter
Braden Halter Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Served in 2nd Light Armored Recon Battalion. Provided forward reconaissance for the initial invasion of Iraq. Decorated for combat action.
Dana  Rappe
Dana Rappe Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
30+ years in Army and Oregon National Guard Viet Nam and Afghanistan included
James G. McDonald III
James G. McDonald III Class of 1998
Air Force, 12 Years
Two tours in Iraq: 2003 and 2005. South Korea from 2001 to 2002. Medically retired after 12 years of honorable service. Two accommodation medals, two achievement medals, defense ribbons, and other awards. Continuing federal service as a civilian staff accountant for the Department of Veterans Affairs. My oldest son, who graduated from South Salem in 2016, just completed Army basic combat training and AIT. He is currently attending both airborne and ranger schools.
Melvin Ray
Melvin Ray Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
Served as an Infantry Platoon Sergeant, First Sergeant and Operations Sergeant
Shawn West
Shawn West Class of 1989
Army, 6 Years
I spent a year in Ansbach, Germany and a year at Ft. Irwin, CA. I served four months in Central Asia during Desert Shield/Storm.
Tom Parent
Tom Parent Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Pilot U-2 11 years with over 2000 hours of flight time, EA 6B prowler 4 years, B 52 Bomber 6 years, T 38 27 years. NASA WB 57 current.
Tom Parent
Tom Parent Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Pilot Lt.Col Flew the U-2 Spy Plane for 11 years with over 2000 + hours, Flew the EA 6B 4 years, B 52 6 years, T-38 27 years, Currently flying the WB 57 with NASA.

Classmates Spotlight

Mcnary High School Classmates

Richard Hughes
Class of '69

Alumni Stories

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School News

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