Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Bill Jones Class of 1995
Army, 6 Years Infantry
Billy J. Greene Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years As the 1sg for a Surface Maintenance Company after 2 tours in Iraq, I am still hanging in there. Currently stationed at Fort Drum, NY with a part time job as a Turbine Engine Technical Advisor on the M1 Abrahms Tanks
Brian C Painter Class of 1960
Air Force, 2 Years Air Force captain
Conrad "Red" Carr Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years Electronics Technician, served on USS Garcia FF-1040
CSM Gerald Robert Beals Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years Served with a Ranger Company in Ft. Carson, Colorado and at Ft. Lewis Wa. then went to Special Forces for twelve years. I served at many Army installations in the U.S., three years in Panama, served short stints in Asia and the U.S. I went to the first Gulf War and settled down at Ft. Lewis Wa. and after multiple injuries and one wound I finally retired at Ft. Lewis, Wa.
Daryl Aden Watson Class of 1964
Air Force, 16 Years Army 2 1/2 years Fort Benning Georgia, Ft. Lee Virginia, 9 months Kaiserslautern Germany, 1 years 2 months Danang Vietnam. US Air Force 1972-1986 72-73 Hamilton Air Force Base CA 73-75 Camp Darby Italy 75 Utapo Thailand 75-76 Okinawa 76 Osan AB Korea 76-78 McDill AFB FL 78-83 Clark AB Philippines 83-86 Tyndall AFB FL
First Sergeant Klayton Hayes, US Army, Retired Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years The heritage of The US Army is not bushwhacking, it is “buck-n-ball” and bayonets and the solid brass nads to use them. Since 1775, “This We Will Defend”
george hanselman Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years SERVED AS GUNNER ON 8'' HOWITZER, WITH C BATTERY3RD HOWITZER BN. 18TH ARTILLERY. DARMSTADT GERMANY. MAY 1960-MAY 1963
Hank Hott Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years Firefighter & wrestled for the Air Force for 2 1/2 years while in Europe.
Johnnie Wright Class of 1991
Navy, 20+ Years U.S. Navy Seabees
Joy Starjak Algate Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years Served 24 years in the Air Force. Stationed at Randolph AFB TX, Bitburg AB, Germany, Lackland AFB, TX, Gunter AFS AL, Incirlik AB Turkey. Retired as an E8 from Logistics career field.
Kerry Abell Class of 1989
Air Force, 4 Years A crew chief on the B-1 bomber.
Lance Carr Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired from Active Duty in 2005. Still working for a Department of Defense Combat Support Agency (National Geospatial-Intelligency Agency) where I test computer software.
Larry Taggart Class of 1968
Army, 4 Years Stationed at Monterey, CA foreign language school. Stationed at The Pentagon, Arlington, VA
LtCol Timothy W. Mix Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 20+ Years 29+ Year, Active Duty LtCol Marine Officer
melissa nelson Class of 2007
Army, 1 Years human resources specialist
Paul "Skip" Opp Class of 1989
Air Force, 12 Years Currently working Test and Development for the MQ-1 "Predator" and MQ-9 "Reaper Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS).
Paul Thomason Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years Naval Airforce
Richard F Feldberg Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years Morse intercept operator. Served in Okinawa, Vietnam and Crete
Ronald G Hickey Sr Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years Vietnam Veteran Rifleman ACo. 1/12th 4th Infantry Diviion 5th Infantry Division (Mech)
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Class of l957 55th Reunion - August 17th & 18th, 2012
August 17, 2012, 6 PM at JJ's, 104 W. Main St. Ottawa for Ice Breaker.