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

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Honored Military Alumni

Adam Burfitt
Adam Burfitt Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years
Deployed in 1996 Bosnia; Task Force Regular OEF 2002 Guantanamo Bay, OIF 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2008-2009
Andrew J. Korbel
Andrew J. Korbel Class of 1987
Army, 6 Years
Been deployed to OIF and OEF from Vicenza Italy for last 6 years.
Chuck Hall
Chuck Hall Class of 1966
Navy, 6 Years
4 yrs active duty, (2 yrs Corpus Christi (VT-28), 2 yrs USS Dixie), 1 yr active reserve, 1 yr inactive reserve.
Cody Dietrick
Cody Dietrick Class of 2006
Coast Guard, 2 Years
Will be three years in march 2010
H. Duane Larsen
H. Duane Larsen Class of 1959
Navy, 5 Years
Vietnam Veteran
James Anderson
James Anderson Class of 1963
Army, 5 Years
Served Mar 1964 thru Jun 1969.served in Ft Belvoir, VA, Germany , Vietnam with 1st Cavalry Div and Ft Lewis, WA Discharged in early July 1969
James Koler
James Koler Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 3 Years
John Zieske
John Zieske Class of 1979
Navy, 8 Years
Radioman, Teletype repair, Tech Control
kyle kiehn
kyle kiehn Class of 1999
Army, 9 Years
I have been deplyed twice to Iraq, and Afghanistan. been in the 82nd Airborne Division working Logistics. getting out in less then 100 days and counting.
Lisa Sullivan (Markwardt)
Lisa Sullivan (Markwardt) Class of 1989
Army, 17 Years
Army reserves for 17 years with a deployment to Landstuhl Germany
Luke Durham
Luke Durham Class of 2011
Marine Corps, 1 Years
Active Marine. Headed to Afghanistan in September
Merrill M. Oaks
Merrill M. Oaks Class of 1958
Army, 2 Years
Served l964-66 Army Ordnance Corp, trained at Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Md. Assigned to Panama Canal Zone, Fort Clayton July, l964-1966. Served in both Ordnance and Air Transportation. Deployed to Dominican Republic during revolution of l965.
michael lindley
michael lindley Class of 2003
Army, 7 Years
active army-3 1/2 years, army national guard 3 1/2 years. one tour in irqa
Sue Vinson
Sue Vinson Class of 1969
Army, 5 Years
1971 - 1976
Tony Rife
Tony Rife Class of 1978
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Radioman/Telecommunications Specialist - 8 years active, 14 years reserve - retired reserve in 2001

Classmates Spotlight

Newport High School Classmates

Jessica Juhnke
Class of '07

Alumni Stories

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School News

Wiliam A. Looney (Bill)

Bill died last year on 9/11/15. He was 76 years old and a 1957 alum.

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