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 Modesto 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

Danny Bynum
Danny Bynum Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Military Police at Edwards AFB, CA. I performed security and patrol duties. I was one of three airmen to lower the flag to half staff the day President Kennedy was assassinated. I also received a certificate from President Johnson for providing security during his visit to Edwards.
Genevieve Luna
Genevieve Luna Class of 1978
Army, 5 Years
Joel M. Tejeda
Joel M. Tejeda Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired and relocated with wife and kids to the Midwest after 22 years of active duty ... Serving gave me the opportunity to visit 14 countries (which I wouldn't had if I didn't enlist) ... Blue Nose and Shell Back initiated ... Worked as a DP (Data Processor) which was converted to RM (Radioman) then converted to IT (Information Systems Tech) ... ESWS qualified ... working full-time presently and running marathons. Bucket list items for me is to visit the Great Wall of China and Vatican City.
Linda Baker Burke
Linda Baker Burke Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Served as an Intelligence Specialist.
Steve Jensen
Steve Jensen Class of 2000
National Guard, 7 Years
I served one tour in Iraq 2007-2008. I was assigned to the 1/184 Infantry Battalion HHC out of Modesto. I Deployed with the 1/143 Field Artillery. I was a Gunner/Driver. My youngest son was born while I was deployed. He was a almost 3 months old when I came home and held him the first time.
Steve Lovejoy
Steve Lovejoy Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 3 Years
USMC 1966-69 Vietnam combat infantry 0311 Mike Co 3/5 Feb 67- Mar 68, 5th Mar Div Band, Mar 68-Sep 69

Classmates Spotlight

Modesto High School Classmates

Michael Wilkinson
Class of '74

Alumni Stories

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School News

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