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

Amanda Smith
Amanda Smith
Class of 1998
Army, 10 Years

Aviation Operations. Deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom 3 times. Currently stationed in Indiana
Brendan Currie
Brendan Currie
Class of 1999
Army, 8 Years

82nd Airborne Division - 4th BCT
Psychological Operations - 3rd Battalion
Special Operations Command - THOR3

Operation Enduring Freedom
JCET - Thailand, Philippines
Charles Bittner
Charles Bittner
Class of 1995
Navy, 4 Years

Naval Security Group Activty, Ft. Meade, MD
christopher david thomas
christopher david thomas
Class of 1992
Army, 6 Years

Broadcast journalist/air defense
Honorable discharge
Christopher Michael Box
Christopher Michael Box
Class of 1988
Army, 8 Years

UH-1 helicopter maintenance and flight crewmember
Dan Gee
Dan Gee
Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 11 Years

Supply/Warehouse
Dan Gee
Dan Gee
Class of 1979
National Guard, 14 Years

Supply
John Zehring
John Zehring
Class of 2000
Army, 9 Years

MP from 2000- current
SFC
FT Bragg, NC
Joseph Scott
Joseph Scott
Class of 1997
National Guard, 20 Years

I Joined the military in August of 2001. Deployed to Iraq as a 92Y Supply in 2009. I retired in December of 2021.
Julian sakmar
Julian sakmar
Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years

Started in the National Guard then went active army for 10 years retired from National Guard.
Deployed to Bosnia and Iraq.
Lance Cross
Lance Cross
Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years

Served in Korea for 1 yesr and Iraq for 1 year. Current rank is Lieutnant Colonel
Marc Weinberg
Marc Weinberg
Class of 1981
Army, 10 Years

I served the first 3 years in Germany (1988 - 1991). While in Germany I deployed to Iraq for the Gulf War. After returning, I was stationed at Ft Hood, TX, then going to Korea for 1 year, then back to Ft Hood where I got out. I was a CID Agent (Criminal Investigator) for the last 6 years of service.
Matt Dalton
Matt Dalton
Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Served as an electrician for the first 2 years then served as a Marine Security Guard at various embassies for the last 3.
Michael Onstine
Michael Onstine
Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years

Command Sergeant Major currently at FT Benning GA. Service in Somalia Haiti OEF and OIF.
Rob Hossler
Rob Hossler
Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Military Intelligence, Radio Operator, NBC
Rob Hossler
Rob Hossler
Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Served 4 years active duty, was out for awhile and then did 2 years with the reserves.
Shelby Ostendorf
Shelby Ostendorf
Class of 1990
Air Force, 15 Years

Major in the USAF. Currently stationed at Seymour Johnson AFB, North Carolina.
Todd Baird
Todd Baird
Class of 1982
Army, 4 Years

Served in the 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg and the 4/325 Airborne Combat Team in Vicente Italy.
William Robinette
William Robinette
Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years

SOILDER,ARMY MED IC,NURSE

Classmates Spotlight

Mountain View High School Classmates

Forrest Doll
Class of '83

Alumni Stories

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School News

LTC Lance Cross, US Army, Retired

Here I am in Baghdad, Iraq in 2007; during the height of the insurgency. After 28 years as an officer I finally hung up...
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Our Mountain View 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 Mountain View High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Mesa are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!