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

bobby111@charter.net
bobby111@charter.net Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 3 Years
usmc scout s2 2/26 blt g co
David M. Gordon
David M. Gordon Class of 1963
Navy Reserves, 2 Years
SK2, 2 years active duty USS Mt. McKinley (AGC-7) 4 years Ready Reserves. SK A School Newport RI 1966
Frank Fico
Frank Fico Class of 1990
Army, 8 Years
Desert storm veteran ... M1 tank driver.
James Seaton
James Seaton Class of 1945
Air Force, 4 Years
'50-'54 Mobile Training - F86 Jet Engines
Jim Navarro
Jim Navarro Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years
U.S. Army (Active Duty): Nov. 1978 to Nov. 1981, Military Police Corps/Physical Security Inspector, Miseau Army Depot, Germany. U.S. Air Force (Reserve): Mar. 1983 to Feb. 2001, Security Police - March AFB/Castle AFB/ Nellis AFB. Office of Special Investigation (OSI) - March AFB.
John D Thompson
John D Thompson Class of 1962
Army, 4 Years
Inducted-08/17/1965 Basic Training-Fifth Training Brigade, Third Battalion, Company D, Fort Polk, Louisiana 08/30/1965 to 10/23/1965 Advanced Training-Communications Center Specialist Course, U S Army Southeastern Signal School, Fort Gordon, Georgia. Completed-02/04/1966 Active Duty Station- Headquarters Battery V Corps-Artillery, Darmstadt, Germany. 02/10/1966 to 07/31/1967 Rank: Sergeant (E-5) Ready Reserve Obligation completed-08/16/71 Honorable Discharge
Joy Molly Rae Freeman (Willis)
Joy Molly Rae Freeman (Willis) Class of 2007
Army, 8 Years
Serving in Military Police Corps still today. Two tours to Afghanistan, stationed in Wiesbaden Germany, Fort Lewis Wa, West Point NY, currently in Camp Carroll Korea.
Richard K. Spargur
Richard K. Spargur Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
22.5 years of service in the US Army. Retired Chief Warrant Officer 3 (CW3) Assignments: Fort Belvoir, VA, United States Army Intelligence Command (INSCOM); US Army Field Station Berlin, Germany, Teufelsberg; US Army Field Station Augsburg, Federal Republick of Germany; US Army Intelligence Center and School, Fort Devens, MA; 375th Army Security Agency Company, Fort Hood, TX; 7th Radio Research Field Station (7th RRFS), Udorn, Thialand; DODSPECREP, Vietnam with work at: White Birch Phu Bai Can To Vung Tau Bien Hoa 303rd Radio Research Battalion, Vietnam (Davis Station) 371st Radio Research Field Station, Vietnam US Army Security Agency Center and School, Fort Devens, MA
Rob Crippen
Rob Crippen Class of 1976
Army, 8 Years
8 years serving in US ARMY from 1980 - 1987. Radio Teletype Operator for 4 years stationed in Fort Campbell, KY, Giannitsa, Greece, Vicenza, Italy. Polish Voice Intercept operator for 4 years, stationed at Monterey, CA; Fort Hood, Tx
Robert Hall
Robert Hall Class of 1969
Army, 4 Years
Started out in Ft Ord, went to Ft Monmouth Signal School, Ft Meade working with Nsa. Stationed overseas at Shemya AFB (USASAFS Shemya), Finally back stateside to USASAFS Vint Hill Farms in VA. Since then 24 ID, 123 Signal (3ID), 124 Signal (4ID), 13 Signal (1CAV), 1-204 ADA, 1-200 ADA, 3-265 ADA, 2-174 ADA, 2-263 ADA, 1-265 ADA, 1-118 ADA (North Dakota) Been to Kuwait, Sicily, Germany, Belgium, France. Most recently New Zealand and Australia working with their Defence Forces.
Robert Hall
Robert Hall Class of 1969
Army, 4 Years
Started out in Ft Ord, went to Ft Monmouth Signal School, Ft Meade working with Nsa. Stationed overseas at Shemya AFB (USASAFS Shemya), Finally back stateside to USASAFS Vint Hill Farms in VA. Since then 24 ID, 123 Signal (3ID), 124 Signal (4ID), 13 Signal (1CAV), 1-204 ADA, 1-200 ADA, 3-265 ADA, 2-174 ADA, 2-263 ADA, 1-265 ADA, 1-118 ADA (North Dakota) Been to Kuwait, Sicily, Germany, Belgium, France. Most recently New Zealand and Australia working with their Defence Forces.
Ronald A. Nelson
Ronald A. Nelson Class of 1951
Army, 20+ Years
Retired in 1977 at a Lt Colonel. Served in Germany, Viet Nam (2X); Argentina; Panama; Puerto Rico; Washington DC. BS UCLA; MBA Indiana Univ; MBA Univ of Ca SB. Retired as a school counselor at Solana Beach Schools in 2003.
Ronald Nelson
Ronald Nelson Class of 1951
Army, 20+ Years
Served during Korea, two years in Vietnam, Europe, Latin America and Greenland.
William F. Spargur
William F. Spargur Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Stationed at D Company 4th Battalion, 3d Brigade, Fort Ord, CA; United States Army Training Center and School, Fort Devens, MA; South East Signal School, Fort Gordon, GA; 7th Radio Research Field Station, Ramasun Station, Thailand; 313th Army Security Agency Battalion, Fort Bragg, NC; Field Station Berlin, West Berlin, Germany; 307th Army Security Agency Company, Vint Hill Farm, VA; United States Army Communications Command, Panama Canal Zone, Republic of Panama; 201st Signal Battalion, Fort Campbell, KY; 327th Signal Company, 73d Signal Bn, Zweibruecken, Germany; 501st Signal Battalion, Fort Riley, KS; Intelligence and Security Command, Fort Huachuca, AZ; Fort Lewis Resident Office, 902d Military Intelligence Group, Fort Lewis, WA. Retired Chief Warrant Officer Three, September 1990.

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Wayne Blair
Class of '89

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40th Class Reunion Cruise

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