Military Alumni

Military 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

Alan Helene
Alan Helene Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years
Service in Vietnam from 1968-1969 with the 11th Armored Calvary Regiment and the 5th Infantry Division (Mech)
Bruce Peters
Bruce Peters Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
Military Police . Vietnam 1970-1971
Daniel J. O'Neal III
Daniel J. O'Neal III Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years
Commissioned in Army Nurse Corps upon graduation from Univ of Maryland in 1966. Active duty tours at Walter Reed, Vietnam and Fort Belvoir. Reserve time thereafter for a total of 32+ years in several units, retiring as an O-6. Last assignment was IMA (a Reserve counterpart) to the Assistant Chief of the Army Nurse Corps.
Denese Perkins
Denese Perkins Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years
Served in the US Army from 83-85. Spent 15 months at Camp Red Cloud in South Korea.
Edward Browne
Edward Browne Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Various fleet and overseas assignments West Pac and Med . Limited stateside.
George Thomason
George Thomason Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years
Electronic Technician
ian sichelman
ian sichelman Class of 1958
Army, 3 Years
522 armd eng
Jeffrey B Blair
Jeffrey B Blair Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
Captain, US Army Quartermaster/Logistics Officer
Jeffrey B. Blair Sr.
Jeffrey B. Blair Sr. Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
Enlisted 1975 Anaheim CA. Assigments include, Ft Ord CA, Fort Leonard Wood MO, Germany (twice), Ford Benning GA, Fort Lee VA (twice), Ft Meade MD (twice), Fort Lewis WA. Retired Fort Meade 1995. Captain Quartermaster Corps.
John P. McFarland
John P. McFarland Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years
Hospital Corpsman assigned to Fleet Marine Service. Served with jet squadrons deployed to Japan, Okinawa, Thailand and Philippines. Reserve duties with Surgical Team 106 at Bethesda Naval Hospital.
Karn Gray
Karn Gray Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years
1st Lt. 1965-1968 Vietnam 1967-8 with the Big Red 1. Infantry platoon leader
Ken Price
Ken Price Class of 1965
Army, 14 Years
Joined army in 65. Two tours in Vietnam, Tank platoon leader during Tet, and one year as senior advisor to ARVN Battalion (Special Forces). Operation Officer for Eisenhower's funeral. Wounded twice, but ok. GO ARMY
Kevin Patterson
Kevin Patterson Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years
Served 24 years of Military Service, 11B Infantry Soldier, from 1984-2008. Fort Hood Tx, Kitzigen GE, Baumholder GE, Grafenwoher GE, Fort Benning GA, Fort Jackson SC
Lyle "Skip" Monson
Lyle "Skip" Monson Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years
Served in US Army from 1964-1987. Enlisted[infantry 11b) E-6 until 1967. Officer Infantry, Helicopter Pilot Viet Nam wounded 1969. Commanded Infantry company in 2d Infantry Division-Korea 1973-74. Worked on UH-1H Huey helicopter program, UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter program, and AH-64 Apache helicopter program. Commander Mesa, AZ Army Rep. Office to work with and oversee Hughes Helicopters and then Mc Donnel Douglas Helicopters in the manufacture of the Army Apache Attack Helicopter.
mark schofield
mark schofield Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years
Cannon crewmen. Stationed in was West Germany. Also Ft. Stewart Ga.
Nathan Johnson
Nathan Johnson Class of 1974
Army, 12 Years
Military Experience 1974-1986 U.S. Navy (1982-1986) GMM 2nd Class with MK 13 Mod 4 GMLS FFG 16 USS Clifton Sprague U.S. Army Reserves (1980-1982) 11th Special Forces ABN Reserve U.S. Army (1974-1978) Worked with TOW, Redeye and Shillelagh Guidance Missile Systems in Combat Support Companys in 2nd Infantry Div. Korea and 82nd Airborne Div Fort Bragg.
Pam Sauter Mann
Pam Sauter Mann Class of 1976
Navy, 17 Years
3 years in the Army reserve (boot camp at Ft. Dix), then 6 years active duty Navy, followed by 8 years of Navy reserve (3 of them IRR). MOS was 83F (does't exist anymore) Navy rate was DP (also doesn't exist anymore). My most enjoyable duty station was at the Military Sealift Command at the Washington Navy Yard.
RAUL GONZALEZ Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Proud to be a Marine, and have served honorably. Semper Fi! Main duty station at Camp Pendleton, CA with 1st Battalion, 5th Marines as an NBC Specialist. Toured Okinawa, Korea, Phillipines, Hong Kong and Mainland Japan.
Richard Weaver
Richard Weaver Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
9 months at Ft. Monmouth, NJ. Electronics school. Sent to in Vietnam January 1968. Assigned to 1st. Sig Bn. 362nd Sig. Co. Duty location, Pleiku on hill 1028 in the central highlands. 1969 assigned to Ft. Monroe, Va. Rank of E5
ricky pender
ricky pender Class of 1987
Army, 16 Years
I am an airborne instructor at the us. army airborne school

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