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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Angel Diaz
Angel Diaz
Class of 1989
Navy, 10 Years

Arabic and French linguist, served as a Naval Aircrewman aboard EP-3E reconaissance aircraft as a Airborne Cryptologic Support during the Global War on Terrorism, and Operation Iraqi Freedom, earning him 5 Air Medals, the Iraq Campaign Medal, and an honorable discharge for service with distinction. Was stationed in Rota, Spain, from which he forward deployed to Sicily (Signoella), Algeria, and Souda Bay in Greece (Crete). Was later stationed in the Persian Gulf (Bahrain), from which he forward deployed to Qatar (Al-Udeid), and Iraq (Tallil AB). His final tour on Active Duty was as a Military Language Instructor in Arabic at the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center at the Presidio of Monterey in California.
Asiel Dominguez
Asiel Dominguez
Class of 2009
Army, 2 Years

I am an Infantryman in the U.S.Army. Currently serving a tour of duty in Afghanistan.
Asiel Dominguez
Asiel Dominguez
Class of 2009
Army, 2 Years

I am an Infantryman in the U.S.Army. Currently serving a tour of duty in Afghan
bill murphy
bill murphy
Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years

Naval Aviator active and reserve.
instructor in fighter tactics
weapons development
both executive and commanding officer
boB Nunemaker
boB Nunemaker
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in Logistics in the USAF for 23+ years. Served in Saudi, Kuwait, and Iraq for Desert Shield, Storm, and Calm. Retired from USAF in 1999.
Bob Zellermayer
Bob Zellermayer
Class of 1942
Air Force, 20+ Years

Joined 8 months after Pearl Harbor straight out of Miami High. Was in the first Army Air Corp band. Applied for Air Cadets and became a fighter pilot. Between active duty and Reserve served 33 years and retired as a Lt. Col.
Buddy Close
Buddy Close
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years

Killed in action Republic Vietnam 1-25-1969
Butch Garrett
Butch Garrett
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Drafted 1967, basic training Ft. Jackson S.C. Advanced Infantry Training, Tigerland, Ft. Polk La. 101 airborne infantry Vietnam 68-69
Carlos A. Hernandez
Carlos A. Hernandez
Class of 1991
Coast Guard, 12 Years

Prior Navy from 1996-2000 aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71. Joined the U.S. Coast Guard in 2005-present.
Carlos Estrada
Carlos Estrada
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 7 Years

Was honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant in 1986.
Charles Marley
Charles Marley
Class of 1954
Air Force, 4 Years

SAC
CSM Jose Licea
CSM Jose Licea
Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years

Command Sergeant Mayor
DARRIN HOLLOWAY
DARRIN HOLLOWAY
Class of 1986
Navy, 4 Years

THE UP KEEP OF ALL MILITARY SPACES
David Hartford
David Hartford
Class of 1963
Air Force, 19 Years

Served 22 years in the Air Force serving as a Loadmaster on C-124, C130A&E, C141A&B model Aircraft. I was stationed at Hunter AFB, GA, Japan, Nah Trang RVN, Norton AFB, CA and Altus AFB OK.
David Hartford
David Hartford
Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as Loadmasters on C-124, C-130 and C-141 aircraft. Served with the 15th TCS, Hunter AFB, 815TCS Japan, 53rd MAS Norton AFB, 90th SOS Nahtrang RVN, 443tts Altus AFB.
Denis Delgadillo
Denis Delgadillo
Class of 1991
Navy, 5 Years

Still active as an Aviation Electronics Petty Officer 3rd class.
Donald P. Rhindress
Donald P. Rhindress
Class of 1952
Army, 8 Years

Served for 8 years in the regular Army and Army Reserves. Last active duty was with the 3rd Inf. Div., 30th Inf. Combat Command, 3rd Tank BN at Fort Benning, Ga. Served with the 814th Eng. Bn in Miami. Honorable Discharge, April 30th., 1963, rank of Sgt.
Donald Schroeder
Donald Schroeder
Class of 1952
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in SAC for 21 years.Hunter AFB GA. B47 Crew Chief,Glasgow AFB MT B52 Crew Chief, F.E. Warren AFB WY. Electronic Technician on Minuteman 1 ICBM Missile and Missile Quality Control Inspector (QC). Retired 1974
Douglas Powell
Douglas Powell
Class of 1958
Air Force, 12 Years

Graduated from the US Naval Academy, Class of 1962, but was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Air Force. Spent three years as Deputy Commander of a Titan II ICBM missile crew. Began pilot training training in 1965 and then served as an instructor pilot in the super sonic T-38 until leaving the service in 1970.
Earl M. Francis
Earl M. Francis
Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years

Served 26 years in the United States Army and served in 5 major combat tours (Iraq and Afghanistan).

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Class of '61

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Patty Sanchez class of '86. RIP

My best friend Patricia (Patty) Sanchez class od 1986 sadly passed away 10/14/2017. Wonderful, friendly, helpful, fun.....
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Our Miami Senior 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 Miami Senior High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Miami are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!