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

Honored Military Alumni

Brian Stewart
Brian Stewart Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years
Basic training Ft Polk, LA. Served 14 months 7th Infntry Division on DMZ South Korea. Promoted to E 5 minimum time in serv
Charlie Aron
Charlie Aron Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years
Aviation Electronics 2nd class petty officer. Mediterranean Cruise 1969 and West Pac cruise to Viet Nam 1970. Duty stations NAS Whidbey Is. Washington and NAS Alameda, California
dennis murillo
dennis murillo Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
I served in Viet Nam. Now I am the commander of VFW post11546 (The Black Sheep) Chino,California.
Eugene (Rick) MOORE
Eugene (Rick) MOORE Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
A security policeman. Served in the Phillipines 69-70 and the remainder in Riverside. Sgt. Honorable; awarded AF Commendation medal.
GABRIEL E DE LA CRUZ Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 15 Years
Jack Casey Jr.
Jack Casey Jr. Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Vietnam and Gulf War (Desert Storm) Veteran, Master Sergant Retired 1992, Aircraft Maintenance Technician/Personnel Supervisor, Aircraft Maintenance Production Superintendent. Aircraft fleet types;C-130, C-141, and C-5 Cargo aircraft. Duty assignments: CCK Air Base Taiwan, Tan Shu Nute AB Vietnam, Utapoa AB Thialand, Clark AB Philippines, Little Rock AFB, AR. Rhine-Main AB Germany, Kadina Air Base Okinawa Japan, Yokota AB Japan, Osan AB Korea Davis Motham AFB, AZ, and Travis AFB, CA..
Jack Casey Jr.
Jack Casey Jr. Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired USAF Master Sergeant/ E-7. 21 years plus active duty. Aircraft Maintenance Technician, Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor, Aircraft Maintenance Superintendent. Vietnam and Gulf war veteran.
Joseph Villanueva
Joseph Villanueva Class of 1978
Navy, 11 Years
Lt U.S. Navy
Micheal Ward Herrera
Micheal Ward Herrera Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 1 Years
Micheal Ward Herrera Class of 1965 Micheal was killed in Viet Nam in 1967. His name is on the Viet Nam Memorial in Washington D.C. His name is also honored by placement on the Montebello Veterans Memorial. Actually there are eight others with the same honorable story who graduated from MHS. These fine patriots should have there name on any distinguished Alumni List. If your group feels as compelled as I. Please contact me. David A. Romero 1965 Grad. My e-ad is
Mike Bogdanoff
Mike Bogdanoff Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years
Drafted into Army January 1969. Infantry training at Fort Ord, CA. Jun 1969- Aug 1970 25th Division Viet Nam, A/2d/22d Mech Infantry. Because of Mother's prayer, I personally not kill anyone, and gun jammed when I had the opportunity. God is good!
Mike Bogdanoff
Mike Bogdanoff Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years
Viet Nam 6/69-8/70, A/2/22 Mech Infantry, 25th Div, CIB, PH, BSOC, ACOC, E-5, Australia x 2
raul ferrell
raul ferrell Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 6 Years
USMC served in Okinawa Japan and Subic Bay, Philippines. 0311/13 Stationed out of 29 Palms, California Graduated 1989 out of MCRD San Diego 2 years reservist with Low Altitude Air Defense out of Pasadena, California
Robert Bagues
Robert Bagues Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years
Served 2yrs. 2nd Infntry Division as a Military policemen on DMZ South Korea.
Robert Rodriguez
Robert Rodriguez Class of 1989
Navy, 10 Years
Air Traffic Controller
Steve Stigers ( Little Joe )
Steve Stigers ( Little Joe ) Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
U. S. Navy SeaBee's, Basic training San Diego Ca. Electrician, Port Hueneme CA, Chu Lai Viet Nam 1967-1968, Awarded Navy Unit Commendation from General Westmoreland and Rear Admiral J.B. Osborn, Vietnam Service Medal with 5 bronze Stars, Republic of Vietnam campaign medal, National Defense Service Medal, Naval Facility Pacific Beach Washington,
Tommy Roy Thomas
Tommy Roy Thomas Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Tommy Roy Thomas Sergeant Grade E-5 Date of Birth: 05/31/1947 Mos: 13B40 Cannon Crewmember Lenght of Service 01 8th Btry 5th BN 16th Arteillery 4th Inf Dive USARV Army of the United States South San Gabriel California Start Tour: 10/19/1968 Incident Date August 31, 1969 Casualty Date: September 27, 1969 Age at Loss: 22 Location: Province not reported, South Vietnam Remains: Body Recovered Casualty Type: Non-Hostile, died of illness or injury. Casualty Reason: Ground casualty Casualty Detail: Burns Tommy is on the Wall at Panel 17W Line O13

Classmates Spotlight

Montebello High School Classmates

Warren Clark
Class of '64

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School News

Seeking former students class of 1975

For a book in progress, I'm looking for students enrolled in my
9th grade English class for school year 1971-72....
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