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 Class of 2000
Navy, 4 Years Inactive Reserve PO1
Bill Arsenault Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 4 Years 3Rd Marine Divisioin SOPAC.
Bruce B. Gervin Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years Served 1971- 1991
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 Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 3 Years I spent 3 yrs usmc and 2 yrs usn
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 Class of 1959
Air Force, 4 Years Served 3 years in London England. My first child, a girl, was born in London.
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 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 Class of 1967
Army, 6 Years U.S.Army 2 years active 4 inactive U.S. Coast Guard 6 years reserve
Gordon D. South Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years 6 month Technical school, Crash Fire Truck and Special Purpose Vehical Technician.
Henry Turk Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years Chief Meteorologist USAF Hurricane Hunters
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 Class of 1974
Army, 2 Years 91B 1st AD, 47th Med. Monteeth Kassern, Furth, Germany
Joe Nazarian Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years Spent two tours overseas in the AFNB before returning stateside.
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 Class of 1989
Air Force, 4 Years A-10 Crew Chief, Desert Storm Vet., Osan, Korea 1993-1994.
Matthew Boxer Class of 2006
Air Force, 4 Years Active Duty
Melanie Moss Class of 1999
Navy, 7 Years Did active duty for 5 1/2 years and reserves for 2 years so it's actually 7 1/2 I served :) I was a Photographer mate which combined with other jobs and became Mass Communication specialist. I did 3 deployments and 2 of them were during war time, I participated in Operation Anaconda, Operation Enduring Freedom, and Operation Iraqi Freedom...you know all of them as The Global War on Terrorism! I actually am still in the Reserves with only 2 months left!! I will be seperating as a 2nd Class Petty Officer!
Phillip Aguiar Class of 2003
Army, 5 Years Deployed in Operation Iraqi Freedom, Iraq, in 2007, and currently deployed in Afghanistan from 2009, Operation Enduring freedom.
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Mira Costa Graduate publishes Novel
Ron Lankford, class of 1956 has recently published his first novel: "Ground Zero - Los Angeles", a chilling st...