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

Have you lost your Refugio High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Bobcats lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

1SG Gary A. Valenzuela (Retirted)
1SG Gary A. Valenzuela (Retirted) Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Airborne Ranger / Chemical Specialist Participated in numerous Special Operations Missions to include. Desert Strom and two tours in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Awarded the Bronze Star for actions taken in combat against hotile forces.
allen joshlin
allen joshlin Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years
Brian Beck
Brian Beck Class of 1998
Navy, 8 Years
Damage Controlman First Class (SW/AW)
Carlos Gray
Carlos Gray Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Correctional Custody Coordinate
Esperanza H Perez
Esperanza H Perez Class of 1982
National Guard, 4 Years
Esperanza H Perez
Esperanza H Perez Class of 1982
Army Reserves, 4 Years
Gordon L. Genty
Gordon L. Genty Class of 1958
Air Force, 6 Years
Staff Sargent
Ismael Rodriguez, Jr.
Ismael Rodriguez, Jr. Class of 1992
Army, 18 Years
I was in the U.S. Marine Corps on active duty then switched over the California Army National Guard. I have served 1 year in Iraq and going back over next year. I've also been involved with the Counter Drug Program with the California Army National Guard.
Jerry Fortenberry
Jerry Fortenberry Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Overseas tours in Germany and Vietnam 1967-70. Received the Army Commendation and Bronze Star medals in Vietnam in 1969 and now classified a disabled veteran.
Mark Richardson
Mark Richardson Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Pilot T-37 (Laughlin & Randolph AFB), T-38 (Vance AFB), F-4 (Moody AFB), F-15 (Kadena AB & Holloman AFB)
Phillip Harris
Phillip Harris Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years
Hull Maintenance Technician, Quality Assurance Supervisor, Non Destructive Testing Supervisor
Phillip Harris
Phillip Harris Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years
Senior Chief Hull Maintenance Technician (Retired)
Ralph Jones
Ralph Jones Class of 1989
Navy, 5 Years
US Navy Corpsman
ronald fancher
ronald fancher Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years
aviation structural mechanic, aircrew nas chase vt-25, nas miramar vaw-114, uss kittyhawk cv-63
Sally Valenzuela Sams
Sally Valenzuela Sams Class of 1988
Army, 4 Years
Forward Support Combat Medic, 3rd AD, Friedberg, Germany, Desert Shield, Desert Storm

Classmates Spotlight

Refugio High School Classmates

Erin Freeman
Class of '98

Alumni Stories

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School News

Class 2A, Division II Regional

Refugio (12-0) vs. East Bernard (9-2), Saturday, November 29, 2008 at 7:00 p.m., Memorial Stadium, Victoria, Texas
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