Palmer High School Alumni

Colorado Springs, Colorado (CO)

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

Andrew Souza
Andrew Souza
Class of 1994
Air Force, 13 Years

Currently serving in the United States Air Force. Afghanistan Veteran.
BOB ROUILLE
BOB ROUILLE
Class of 1964
Navy, 6 Years

NAVY CB'S VIETNAM 1966-1967 DANANG, DONG HA
chris alexander
chris alexander
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

NCO Airborne 101st VN 1970 PH, ARCOM w/V, Air Medal, CIB, others
Douglas Dandrea
Douglas Dandrea
Class of 1975
Navy, 6 Years

Served onboard the USS Nimitz for 4 1/2 years. Worked in the Reactor Room.
Duane H. Kincaid
Duane H. Kincaid
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

Battalion Chaplain, 2/16 IN – Ft. Riley, Kansas, Installation Troop Support Chaplain – Ft. Riley, Kansas, Group Chaplain, 294th United States Army Artillery Group – Flensburg, Germany, Resource Manager, Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care, Brooke Army Medical Center – Ft. Sam Houston, Texas, Senior Clinician and Resource Manager, Walter Reed Army Medical Center – Washington, D.C., Brigade Chaplain, 17th Aviation Brigade – Yongsan, Republic of Korea, Brigade Chaplain, 3d BCT – Ft. Carson, Colorado, Senior Pastor, Soldiers’ Memorial Chapel, Ft. Carson, Colorado, and Chief, Department of Ministry and Pastoral Care, Evans Army Hospital, Ft. Carson, Colorado.
Edward W. Hammitt
Edward W. Hammitt
Class of 1977
Navy, 12 Years

Navy Corpsman
Eugene Miller
Eugene Miller
Class of 1970
Army, 4 Years

Army aviation, served in Viet Nam '71-'72, crew chief in helicopter assault units.
Gus (Fred) Brunston
Gus (Fred) Brunston
Class of 1948
Navy, 5 Years

Served in USN Mine Force: USS Crossbill, AMS45. Wooden hull, brass Cooper-Bessemer engines, to allow removal of live magnetic mines.
Hector Mas
Hector Mas
Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years

After graduation in May'87, left for Navy bootcamp in San Diego, served 22 years retiring in 2008. Retirement flag was flown over the state capitol April 2008. Go Terrors!
James R.  (RICK) Pachosa
James R. (RICK) Pachosa
Class of 1959
Air Force, 12 Years

Lackland AFB-1959 May- July
Shepard AFB July 1959- Sept1959
Little Rock AFB Oct 1959 -Dec 1960
Earnest Harmon AFB Newfoundland-Dec1960 - July 1962
Davis Monthan AFB Arizona July 1962-Aug 1964
Little Rock AFB Ark Aug 1964-Aug 1966.
Tan Son Nhut AFB Saigon Vietnam Aug 1966-Aug 1967.
Richards Gebaur AFB. Mo Aug 1967-Jun-1971.
During these time periods I served as Aircraft Mechanic, Flight Mechanic, and Flight Engineer on different Aircraft.
Jerry Lee
Jerry Lee
Class of 1976
Air Force, 5 Years

Precision Measurement Electronics Lab (PMEL) - Depot Level traveling team in Europe. Taught in Cairo before the US was officially there.
Jim Carlson
Jim Carlson
Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years

AE2 Aviation Electricians Mate
USS Midway 75-77
Virginia Beach NAS 78-79
Jim Keas
Jim Keas
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Pharmacy Technician then on to being a Physician Assistant
joseph duran
joseph duran
Class of 1963
Navy, 12 Years

I joined the Navy (Seabees) in 1964 and served two tours of duty in Vietnam as a Engineering Aid 2nd Class Petty Officer. I then served as a reservist for eight more years.
Joseph H Caruth Jr
Joseph H Caruth Jr
Class of 1971
Air Force, 9 Years

Joseph Caruth and other USAF Bad Boys
Larry Apalatea
Larry Apalatea
Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years

U.S. Infantryman for 28 years, served at Fort Carson, Co., Ft Wainwright, AK., Ft Lewis, WA., Graves Kassern Auschaffenburg, Germany, Ft Irwin, Ca., Ft Benning, Ga., Ft Richardson, AK. Retired as a Sergeant Major and currently living in Anchorage, Alaska.
Larry Merlin Nelson
Larry Merlin Nelson
Class of 1955
Army, 20+ Years

Army aviator, deployed two times to Vietnam, served with the green berets, and was in charge of the drug and alcohol abuse program at Fort Sill. Served as an officer in the ROTC program at Central State University in Edmond Oklahoma
Logan Michael Wilkey
Logan Michael Wilkey
Class of 2002
Air Force, 7 Years

I Joined in 2003 as a Weapons Technician, was stationed in Shreveport, LA at Barksdale Air Force Base until 2006, got transfered to Incirlik Air Base in Adana Turkey for 1 and a half years. I have spent the last 2 and a half years stationed in Knob Noster, Missouri at Whiteman Air Force Base. I have been TDY to Ghedi Air Base, Italy, and Rammstein Air Base, Germany. I just made Staff Sergeant in August 09. (will put up a pic when i can get a good one)
Makoto (Mac) Fletcher
Makoto (Mac) Fletcher
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Infantryman
Served in Vietnam
Co. D, 1/27, 25th Infantry Division
Co. B, 1/52, 23rd Infantry Division
Mark Soifer
Mark Soifer
Class of 1999
Navy, 6 Years

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