Military Alumni

Military Alumni

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

allan s myers
allan s myers Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
stations in germy 1966 to 1968 4th armerd dv.
Angela Byam Watkins
Angela Byam Watkins Class of 1981
Army, 3 Years
Bajan Koepeczi-Deak
Bajan Koepeczi-Deak Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served in Marine Corps from 1964 to 1970. ViteNam Combat veteran 1966-1967. Attained the rank of Sargent E5
Bill Lawrence
Bill Lawrence Class of 1964
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
Enlisted -101st Airborne Division 1966; Infantry OCS 1967; 36th Civil Affairs; Special Forces (Green Beret) - 11th SFGA, 12 SFGA, 20th SFGA - Enlisted with Rob Karro (64) and Ray Krobtezky (65). Retired in 1995 as a Lieutenant Colonel, SF Branch.
Bob Hammond
Bob Hammond Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Fighter Pilot, Forward Air Controller with Special Forces in Vietnam-1970(Silver Star, DFC x4, Air Medal x 10), 383 Combat Missions, Exchange Tour with Royal Thai Air Force 1973-1975, F-4 Operations Officer-Spain 1981-82, OV-10 Squadron Commander Germany 1982-84, TAC AIR Group Commander- Korea 1987-89, Installation Comander Singapore 1993-1996 4000+ Flying Hours
Bob Hogle
Bob Hogle Class of 1960
Army, 2 Years
Served 1968 to 1970 stationed with the 3rd Armored Division in Germany.
Charles Homer Piersall, Jr
Charles Homer Piersall, Jr Class of 1952
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired as CAPT, USN after 28 years of service. Last Major Command was as Program Manager for Amphibious Warfare & Strategic Sealift. Distinguished Service Medal Now serving as IMO Maritime Ambassador
Dan Franklin
Dan Franklin Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Radar Weapons Director, stationed in Jacksonville, Fla., Hofn, Iceland, and Mt. Laguna, California.
David Bell
David Bell Class of 1965
Navy, 3 Years
Radioman - Asmara, Eritrea, Ethiopia
David Ogden
David Ogden Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years
Served in Frankford Arsenal 1968-1970 Classified research projects Science & Engineering Program
Doug Brown
Doug Brown Class of 1960
Air Force, 8 Years
Mandarin Chinese linguist in intelligence-gathering branch of the Air Force, called Security Service (USAFSS) back in the day. Command has changed names several times over the years. Spent nearly two of my eight years of service at Yale University learning the language, then more time at Goodfellow AFB in San Angelo, TX for more specialized and classified training, prior to serving tours at Onna Point, Okinawa, Shu Lin K'ou Air Station, Taiwan, and Danang, Vietnam and Kelly AFB, TX. Took away 51 semester hours in Chinese from Yale, then went on for a BA at Syracuse U. after discharge from the service.
Ed Rooney
Ed Rooney Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years
Postal Clerk aboard USS Guadalupe AO-32, home port Long Beach, CA Made two West Pac trips during that time.
Gene E. Malone
Gene E. Malone Class of 1982
Army, 7 Years
Fixed Cryptograpy Component Level Maintenance and Installation. 3yr Tour in Korea, 4 yrs Continental United States Installations In Pentagon, Ft. Bragg, Scott Air Force Base, Ft Lewis Washington, and others.
Gregory Flood
Gregory Flood Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
Served from 1966 to 1970, most of that time aboard the USS Bradley (DE 1041). During that time the ship made two WestPac cruises, including service off the coast of Vietnam.
James Poor
James Poor Class of 1989
Army, 4 Years
Helicopter Powertrain Repair, Virginia, Korea, Kentucky
Jeremy Carter
Jeremy Carter Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years
Electronic Technician - Communications & Crypto Repair. 1967 to 1973 and never on a ship (fine with me). 2 years in school at Great Lakes, 2 years Key West FL, 2 years Asmara Ethiopia.
John Harris
John Harris Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
My 1st duty station was a SAC base in New Hampshire. I was an avionics technician. I volunteered for Viet Nam and went to Thailand. My last duty base was Nellis AFB outside of Las Vegas. That was tough duty.
Jon Taylor
Jon Taylor Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years
Field Medical Technician "Corpsman" 1 yr Rota, Spain 3 yrs USMC, Camp Lejeune, NC; Dong Ha, RVN; Camp Courtney, Okinawa; MCRD, San Diego, CA.
judson Booth
judson Booth Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years
Armed Forces Radio and Television, news reporter, American Forces Korea Network, Host of "News Beat Korea"
Ken Davidson
Ken Davidson Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years
Served 1967 to 1969 Viet Nam 577th Engineer Battalion (construction)

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Kendel Kepler
Class of '64

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Renay Arlene Brewer Class of 1966

Renay is my cousin and was tragically killed in a car crash in 1973. She was never married, had no children and her sis...
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