Mira Costa High School Alumni

Manhattan Beach, 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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Andrew De Boer
Andrew De Boer
Class of 2000
Navy, 4 Years

Inactive Reserve PO1
Bill Arsenault
Bill Arsenault
Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 4 Years

3Rd Marine Divisioin SOPAC.
Bruce B. Gervin
Bruce B. Gervin
Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 1971- 1991
Cary Reese
Cary Reese
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 3 Years

I served 3 years in the USMC. I worked as a rifle range instructor. I also served 2 years in the USN. I was stationed on the USS KITTY HAWK. I do a tour overseas in each branch. I was in Viet Nam with the USMC and back again wespac on the Kitty Hawk
cary reese
cary reese
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 3 Years

I spent 3 yrs usmc and 2 yrs usn
Chris Laursen
Chris Laursen
Class of 1999
Navy, 4 Years

GSM, Shell-back, Plank Owner, '00-'04
2 ships, stayed on the Best Coast
David R Jones
David R Jones
Class of 1982
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Retired as a Chief Warrant Officer (CWO4) with over 30 years active duty.
Dwight March
Dwight March
Class of 1959
Air Force, 4 Years

Served 3 years in London England. My first child, a girl, was born in London.
Gary Farmer
Gary Farmer
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served on active duty from 1967 to 1971 as a Security Policeman. Went to Viet Nam in 1969 and 1970. Completed over 17 years in the Air Force Reserve as an Operations Officer, retiring in 1991.
Gary M. Montgomery
Gary M. Montgomery
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Computer Technician - NCOIC Computer Maintenance, NCOIC Quality Control, Computer Branch. I had tours in Air Training Command, Strategic Air Command, Alaskan Air Command, Air Force Communications Command, US Air Forces Europe, and Tactical Air Command. I served from March 1968 until February 1991.
gerald abbott
gerald abbott
Class of 1967
Army, 6 Years

U.S.Army 2 years active 4 inactive U.S. Coast Guard 6 years reserve
Gordon D. South
Gordon D. South
Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years

6 month Technical school, Crash Fire Truck and Special Purpose Vehical Technician.
Henry Turk
Henry Turk
Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years

Chief Meteorologist USAF Hurricane Hunters
James D elude
James D elude
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

5 weeks basic training at lack land afb in Texas,28 weeks in tech school at Canute fab in Ilinois.I spent 2 1/2 years at Oxnard fab in California.My last year was at Thule fab in Greenland.
Janet Gregory
Janet Gregory
Class of 1974
Army, 2 Years

91B
1st AD, 47th Med. Monteeth Kassern, Furth, Germany
Jeff Cooper (Farthing)
Jeff Cooper (Farthing)
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

I was stationed in Viernheim, Germany, from 1967-1969, following Basic and MOS training at Fort Ord.
Joe Nazarian
Joe Nazarian
Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years

Spent two tours overseas in the AFNB before returning stateside.
John Martin
John Martin
Class of 1964
Army, 6 Years

Combat Medic in Vietnam in Infantry x 1 year
Surgical Tech. in Saigon x 1 year
Psych. unit case manager x 1 year
Psychometrician x 1 year
Kevin Jinks
Kevin Jinks
Class of 1989
Air Force, 4 Years

A-10 Crew Chief, Desert Storm Vet., Osan, Korea 1993-1994.
Kirsten Ellis
Kirsten Ellis
Class of 2010
Air Force, 6 Years

Capt Ellis M46N3E Registered Nurse ICU

Classmates Spotlight

Mira Costa High School Classmates

Alex Connolly
Class of '62

Alumni Stories

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School News

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