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
David Stevens Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 10 Years Served in Viet Nam for three full tours. Was wounded three times in different tours. Worked with the 1st Marines A company 3th Platoon during the 1968 Tet Offinse in Hue City. Now lives in Washington State with his wife and two children.
George Cabrera Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years Served from 1969-1972 (infantry, Sixth Army, Ft. Lewis, WA). Became an instructor with The North Fort Lewis School Command.
Jose David Luna Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years Orange High School , Orange, CA graduated in 1958. Attended Santa Ana & Fullerton College. Enlisted in the USAF in 1961 Prisoner of War, Southeast Asia ( March10,1967 - March 8, 1973
Larry Weaver Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years Served with the First Field Force Arty, Vietnam '66-'67 as a radio operator.
Lyle l Webb Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 7 Years Sergeant Webb served 7 years in the Marines until being medically retired. Served 1 tour Iraq and 1 tour Afghanistan. Primary MOS 3531 Motor Vehicle Operator. Secondary MOS 0933 Combat Marksmanship Coach. Webb served with 1st bn 10th Marines in iraq 2007-2008; 2nd bn 10th Marines 2008-2009; 5th bn 10Th Marines in afghanistan 2009-2010; weapons field training battalion as CMC 2010-2012; 2nd bn 4th Marines 2012-2013.
Mark Halliday Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years Enlisted during the Cold War to be an Intelligence Analyst and Russian linguist. During the Bosnia conflict was cross-trained into Serbo-Croatian. Spent some time deployed to the Balkans with United Nations troops just before the Kosovo conflict. Worked Balkans missions at the NSA. Taught Russian, Serbo-Croatian, and French at the Defense Language Institute in Monterey CA, where he retired in 2007. While at the DLI, deployed to Iraq for a year as part of a Military Transition Team; helped retrain Iraqi trrops in Mosul, for which earned a Bronze star.
Mark Halliday Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years Us Army. Was an Intelligence Analyst, polyglot Linguist, and Supply-Logistician. Enlisted during the Cold War, spent a few months in the former Yugoslavia (Operation Able Sentry), and a year in Iraq helping retrain leaders of an Iraqi infantry battalion in Mosul (Operation Iraqi Freedom 2-3).
Marlene Ruby-Canaday Class of 1974
Army Reserves, 20+ Years 6 years Coast Guard Reserves 4 years Active Army 15 years Army Reserves
Michael W. Tait Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years February 1966-January 1970, 24th Infantry Division, Director Drum & Bugle Corps, Augsburg Germany
Mike Delacey Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years Security police specialist
Robert S. Rowe Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years McGuire AFB, New Jersey: March 1968 - December 1969. United States Air Force Academy, Colorado: January 1970 - September 1971.
Terrance Wayne Hall Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years Field Artillery OCS. Vietnam November 1966 to July 1968. Forward Observer, Cannon Battery XO in country. Stationed in Oklahoma ,West Germany,Texas, Louisiana and Alaska. Last job: Commander Army ROTC University Of Alaska , Fairbanks . Now living in Texas.
Tom Hoag Class of 1974
Air Force, 6 Years Fire Protection Specialist 1974-1980
Tom Preston Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years Armor OCS--2Lt--Redeye Missle training, served in Schwabach W.Germany (just sourh of Nuremberg--Border Operations 1st Lt, Officer on the E.German, Czechoslavikian border
Trish DeVore Stockton Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years PSD: Cubi Pt. USNH Long Beach, & CBC Pt. Hueneme
Warren C. Johnson Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years Marrine Barracks, USNB - Guantanamo Bay, Cuba
William F Henness Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years Crew chief and door gunner 1st Aviation Brigade, Vietnam 1966-1967
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