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

Brent W. Smith
Brent W. Smith
Class of 1974
Army, 2 Years

Pershing Missle Launch Operator
Warhead Tech
Carole King
Carole King
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Master Sergeant. Served mostly overseas tours to include England, Guam, Panama, Haiti, Surniname S. A., and Saudi Arabia.
David E. Rehlander
David E. Rehlander
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Guam, Central America, Germany
Dennis A. Rehlander
Dennis A. Rehlander
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

VietNam, Thailand, Diego Garcia, Germany
Jake Hurley
Jake Hurley
Class of 1998
National Guard, 9 Years

Has been a member of the 34th Army Band (Iowa National Guard) since May '99. Ensembles he plays with are the concert band, marching band, jazz band, and rock band. Starting working full-time with the Waterloo recruiting team in May '08.
Juan-Carlos (JC) Guerrero
Juan-Carlos (JC) Guerrero
Class of 1985
Air Force, 19 Years

JAG (attorney)
Kevin Weatherbee
Kevin Weatherbee
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired in 2000 and now I TEACH 5TH GRADE IN YUMA AZ
Marc Baldwin
Marc Baldwin
Class of 1988
Navy, 18 Years

Currently serves as a Chief Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) and has served on surface ships, submarines, and aircraft. His military service has taken him to places like Spain, Sicily, Germany, Japan, Turkey, Crete, California, Maryland, and Texas. Go Navy Beat Army!
Michael Clay
Michael Clay
Class of 1972
Army, 3 Years

Combat Engineer 1973-1977
Steve Sanders
Steve Sanders
Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years

1973 - 2004. Naval aircrewman serving mostly in the western Pacific.
Steven Sanders
Steven Sanders
Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years

30 years in the US Navy. Aircrewman in the electronic warfare field. Served mostly overseas and in the Pacific area. Retired as Command Master Chief in Pensacola Florida. contact ssand@cox.net
Thomas (Pat) Martin
Thomas (Pat) Martin
Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Active Duty LtCol, currently serves as Commanding Officer, 4th ANGLICO. Stationed in West palm Beach Fl. Has served in a variety of command and staff billets throughout the United States and the world. Recently completed a tour in Okinawa.
Tracy Tafolla
Tracy Tafolla
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

currently Director of Joint Non-lethal weapons
Tracy Tafolla
Tracy Tafolla
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Colonel in USMC, currently stationed in Quantico, VA

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Tracy Baumgartner
Class of '88

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Our Oelwein 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 Oelwein High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Oelwein are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!