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

Barney J.Phillips
Barney J.Phillips Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years
Korea,271 st aviation unit... Ft Hood tx. 6th accb cavery Korea , 271 st aviation unit.... 6 th ACCB cobra calvery unit Ft hood TX.
Brandon Lungren
Brandon Lungren Class of 2001
Navy, 5 Years
Served In OIF on board USS Ronald Reagan CVN-76.
Clark Broekema
Clark Broekema Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served over 21 yrs as a substance abuse counselor and correctional officer for the last 3 yrs. Stationed in Colorado, Alaska, Idaho, England, South Dakota and CA. Retired in Aug 08.
Douglas Arthur Clack
Douglas Arthur Clack Class of 1972
Navy, 2 Years
Served on 3 ships. USS Evans-DE- USS Bauer DE- USS John R, Craig. Only served 2 years due to paralization from the neck down..
Edel Bagsic
Edel Bagsic Class of 2001
Navy, 6 Years
still serving in the US Navy, just returned from a tour in Afghanistan...
Francisco Ledesma
Francisco Ledesma Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 5 Years
1 Combat deployment to Iraq and 2 Combat deployments to Afghanistan.
Geoffrey Bradford
Geoffrey Bradford Class of 1986
Navy, 6 Years
Electronic Technician Second Class Petty Officer ET2(SEAL) 1986-1992. Served in Operation Desert Storm Jan-Jul 1991. OG NJROTC 1985/86.
Gregory Scott Abarr
Gregory Scott Abarr Class of 1965
Army, 10 Years
Point man Sniper in Vietnam With B co. 1/46 198th LIB. Trained at Fort Bliss-Basic Trained at Ft. Gordon -Advanced Infantry School Trained at Ft. Benning - Airborne School Train at Ft Gordon-Non commissioned officer's school Trained at Ft. Sill- Artillery school Stationed in Viet Nam 1966-1970 Point man sniper. 1970-1976-Drill Sargent-different post
Jack Waldron
Jack Waldron Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 10 Years
I have served for 7 years as an enlisted Marine with 4th Light Armored Recon. I deployed in 2003 for OIF 1. I was commissioned in 2007 and I am currently a 1stLt with Vt-2 attending flight school.
James 'Michael' Baswell
James 'Michael' Baswell Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Retiring in October 2009 as a Chief Warrant Officer 5 with 35 combined years of service, 6 years in the Marine Corps Infantry 69-75 and 29 in the Army Logistics 80-09. Served 2 tours in Viet Nam and 1 tour in Iraq with 1st Cav Division. Been there, done that, and have the T-Shirt to prove it.
Jarrod Albert Hickam
Jarrod Albert Hickam Class of 1999
Navy, 9 Years
This is the easiest job in the world. I get to do stuff that peaple cant even imagine is posible. I love the submarine force.
Jason Carson
Jason Carson Class of 1993
Navy, 14 Years
I served as the Admin Leading Petty Officer onboard USS KITTY HAWK (CV 63), the Administration and Legal Officer at Naval Intermediate Maintenance Facility, Pacific Northwest, the Administration and Legal Officer onboard USS DENVER (LPD 9), and am now the Flag Officer Writer for Rear Admiral Symonds; Commander, Navy Region Northwest.
John Young
John Young Class of 2002
National Guard, 12 Years
91B served in California and Pennsylvania Army National Guard went to IRAQ from June2006-June2007 @ Al Asad, Iraq with the 1114th Trans Co. out of Bakersfield,CA
John-Henry Cottrell
John-Henry Cottrell Class of 1994
Marine Corps, 10 Years
All over the place and 11 months in Iraq...
Keith Hansen
Keith Hansen Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
11 years enlisted as a Cryptologic Linguist (Russian and Spanish) on RC-135s. Nebraska, Japan and England. Commissioned in 1984, 20 years as an officer. Missile Launch Control Officer, Officer Code Controller in Missouri, Officer Code Controller for missile test launches in California, Staff Officer at HQ AETC in Texas, Command and Control Division Chief at HQ Air Force Space Command in Colorado. Retired in 2004 after 31 years.
Ken Mckeand
Ken Mckeand Class of 1985
Army, 4 Years
Aircraft refueler with the 101st airborne division.
Kurt Celis
Kurt Celis Class of 1994
Navy, 13 Years
8+ years in the Navy, 4+ years in the Army. I enlisted in the Navy shortly after high school, then commissioned in the Army as an Armor Officer and deployed as a Tank Platoon Leader to Taji, Iraq. I'm back in the Navy as a Supply Officer and am stationed in San Diego.
Kurt E. Karlson
Kurt E. Karlson Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Heavy equipment maintenance field. Served in a number of stateside locations, two tours in Germany and one tour in Korea. Retired in 1994 as a Chief Warrant Officer 3.
Lilani Keikiaina
Lilani Keikiaina Class of 1992
Army, 2 Years
I served as an intelligence analyst on active duty. Now I continue to serve as a civilian contractor teaching new soldiers how to be intelligence analysts.
Linda Melkonian Shinn
Linda Melkonian Shinn Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Linda joined the Navy after graduation in 1981,, she received a Nursing Scholarship and in 1991 received a commission as a Navy Nurse and Naval Officer.. She has now retired and enjoys life with her husband 3 kids and horses.

Classmates Spotlight

Orange Glen High School Classmates

Andrea Reed
Class of '73

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Dick Disney Memorial Auction

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