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

Brad Denton
Brad Denton Class of 1983
National Guard, 20+ Years
Served 20+ combined service years. 4 years USMC active duty, 7 years Army National Guard, 9 years Air National Guard. Retired as a Master Sergeant November 2006
Brian K. Gilbert
Brian K. Gilbert Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Chief Inspector and Quality Control Supervisor for the Apache/Longbow helicoptors at Ft. Campbell. Completed two tours in Iraq. one in Bosnia and getting prepared for a second tour in Afganistan.
David Jones
David Jones Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
Entered military In 1969. Basic training in Ft. Lewis Washington. AIT in Ft. Eustis Virginia. Served 1yr in Viet Nam at Camp Eagle in the northern part of Viet Nam. Discharged honorably at the rank of E-5.
Dawna J Vicars
Dawna J Vicars Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
Air traffic Controller, Bergstrom AFB, Autsin, Texas
Dawna J Vicars
Dawna J Vicars Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
Spent 6 yrs in the Air Force, in Air Traffic Control. Then went to work for the FAA in Air Traffic control. Lived all over hte USA. Retired in Apr 2007
Dawna J Vicars
Dawna J Vicars Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
1882 Communication Squadron, Air Traffic Controller
Debbie Sorling-Taylor
Debbie Sorling-Taylor Class of 1979
Air Force, 8 Years
Stationed in Texas, Okinawa, Phillipines and Edwards AFB where I support the Space Shuttle Landing.
Diane Mofield
Diane Mofield Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years
Logistics Manager; retired as a Senior Master Sergeant in 2002 after 24 years of service; was stationed in Maine, New York, Greece, Washington, Korea, New Mexico, and Virginia. Also got to visit Japan, England, Germany, Italy, and almost every state - it was a great career!
Army, 3 Years
I entered the service,the US Army 11 April 65 and my time spent was for three years until,01 April 68. I took Basic training at Ft.Ord, California and came in second in my Company to score high enough to qualify for the Expert badge and bar award and my photo was put in the Mercury Newspaper. After,Basic Training, I attended A.I.T. at Ft. Ord, for Mechanic School for Trucks and Jeeps. After eight weeks of that I got Orders to Attend FT. Benning, GA on the East coast for Vehicle and Track School. I did another eight weeks their, learning to drive Armored Personel Carriers and also Tanks and Tank Retreviers(which are alittle bigger then Tanks). After that Training was over, I was sent to Germany to a place call Munich, Germany. The Barracks was Warner Karsern where I spent alot of time working on jeeps and 3/4 ton, Duce an half"s up to 5 ton trucks. The only thing I didn't work on was track vehicles,because the ground wouldn't support over 5 tons of weight or more. Then in Feb. of 67. I got tired of Germany and put in for a 1049, to go to South East Asia, VIETNAM and I got my orders to go and left on leave for a month and then, to Oakland,Army Depot where I was flown to Hawaii, then to Clark Air Force Base The, Philipene Islands, then on to Vietnam. That I can't talk about. There I was, attached to the 4th Ifnantry Div, but was in A Co 1st Bn 69th Armor Division until my departure to Ft. Lewis, Washington on 08 Apr 68 at the rank of Sp/5 E-5 (Sergant). Then I came home, to no big welcome or anything like that just a job at the Railroad and then an Unfinished Furniture Factory, next door to the Cannery, which was Stokley Van Camps then,but is now Pacific Coast Producers,where I worked up until my retirement in June of 98. Now I'm just retired and living with my second wife Paula here in Oroville. End of Story.
Greg Rogers
Greg Rogers Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Entered the United States Navy on July 6, 1971 and retired on July 31, 1991. Served on USS Enterprise (CVN-65), USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63), USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), Attack Squadron 128, Attack Squadron 52, Organization of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, USS LaSalle (AGF-3) and the Bureau of Naval Personal (BUPERS). Retired at the Navy Memorial in Washington DC.
James A. Wilson
James A. Wilson Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
served with the 101st Airborne Division in Viet Nam, and the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg N.C. SGT. E-5 Infantry.
John Brumley
John Brumley Class of 1976
Air Force, 10 Years
Senior Munitions Maintenance Specialist
Keith Gentry
Keith Gentry Class of 1990
Army, 4 Years
11B - Infantry. Stationed at Fort Wainwright (Fairbanks), Alaska 1992-1996
Kevin Fidel
Kevin Fidel Class of 1986
Air Force, 8 Years
3.5 years active duty Air Force 1 year Air Force Reserves 3.5 years Air National Guard
Mark Hendrix
Mark Hendrix Class of 1980
Air Force, 3 Years
Law Enforcement Specialist. Hickam AFB, HI
Richard C. Anderson
Richard C. Anderson Class of 1963
Navy, 10 Years
I was on Nuclear Submarines and was an Electricians Mate,, Loved the service
Ron Frayo
Ron Frayo Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Years of service: 1969-1991 (22yrs). Boot Camp: San Diego."A" School: Pensacola, FL. Stationed at: Edzell, Scotland, Seattle, WA, National Security Agency Ft Meade, MD, Atsugi, Japan, NSA Ft. Meade, MD, Roosevelt Roads, Puerto Rico, Winter Harbor, Maine, Retired. Moved to: Kent, WA, Carson City, NV.
Sharon Keddy
Sharon Keddy Class of 1978
Navy, 3 Years
US Navy Seabee's Construction Mechanic
Sharon Keddy
Sharon Keddy Class of 1978
Navy, 4 Years
Seabee Amphibious Construction Battaliion One/ Navy Seal Team Coronado
Tom Klocker
Tom Klocker Class of 1983
Air Force, 10 Years
Been there, done that!

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