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
Alan Holmes Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years Served 6 yrs active duty in Tx and Germany Served 20 yrs reserves in transportion unit in Omaha Ne, including 11mths in Saudi Arabia during Desert Storm and 9 mths in Kuwiait during Iraqi Freedom
Bill Gottschalk Class of 1965
Army, 5 Years administrative specialist - served in Korea 66 - 67 and Vietnam 68 - 69, and with U.S. Army Recruiting stations in Abilene, Tx. and Cincinnati, Oh.
Cheryl Janca Class of 1974
Air Force, 14 Years Stationed at Ellsworth AFB, SD; Ramstein AB, Germany; FE Warren ABF, WY. Member of the Women's Memorial Foundation.
Edward Staley Class of 1968
Air Force, 18 Years 2 years US Public Health Service 75-77 USAF, Lt. Col. Dental Officer, specialty residency 1990 2 board certifications 1992, 93 published 92 stationed Ellsworth AFB,SD, Keesler, AFB MS,Little Rock AFB AR, Rein Mein AB Germany, Luke AFB AZ served in first Gulf War on readiness for post-mortem dental identification. Saw NU beat UFlorida in 96 Fiesta Bowl for National Championship-Go Big Red
John Rieder Class of 1982
Air Force, 10 Years Missile Systems Electronic Maintenance Specialist - Stationed 1 year Chanute AFB, Rantoul Il; 7 yrs McConnell AFB, Wichita, KS; 2 yrs Grand Forks AFB, Grand Forks, ND.
Jon Aksamit Class of 1994
Army, 4 Years U.S. Army Infantry 25th Infantry Division
Jon Silvey Class of 1997
Army, 5 Years Enlisted
Judy (Larrabee) Boitet Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Navy Nurse Corps Officer-stationed at NAS Jax (Jacksonville Florida) for all four years. Worked in every area of nursing possible. Great experience!
Judy Larrabee Boitet Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years Lieutenant...Nurse Corps
Lee Gilmore Class of 1960
Army, 20+ Years Served from October 1964 to July 1990 for a total of 26 years.Served in The Netherlands, Germany, Viet Nam (twice) and many stateside posts. Retired as a full Colonel (Ordnance Corp).
Lee Gilmore Class of 1960
Army, 20+ Years I spent 2 years In Armor and then 24 years in the Ordnance Corp. Served 2 tours in Viet Nam. I retired on 1 July 1990 with the rank of Colonel.
Lowell Phelps Class of 1966
Air Force, 7 Years Veterinary Service
Marlin Ritzman Class of 1981
Army, 5 Years 25th Infantry
Patrick Blotzer Class of 1990
Navy, 20+ Years Went to boot camp 5 days after graduation and am still serving. Counting down the days until retirement.
Ryan Townsend Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years Infantry Officer with 3rd Bde, 2ID
Troy Young Class of 1986
National Guard, 19 Years Spent 8 years active duty and the last 11 years National Guard California.
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