Riverdale High School Alumni

Riverdale, California (CA)

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

Darrel W. Sibley
Darrel W. Sibley
Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years

Firefighter
Donald Thomas
Donald Thomas
Class of 1997
National Guard, 12 Years

Currently serving, deployed Afghanistan 2012
donald thomas
donald thomas
Class of 1997
Air Force, 5 Years

Ssgt, supply afsc,
Forrest Chapman
Forrest Chapman
Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years

Storekeeper 3rd class . Served aboard U.S.S Hoel , Midway Island.
Fred Humphries
Fred Humphries
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

helicopter crew chief, 2 tours vietnam
George Alves
George Alves
Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years

Served 1969 through 1977. NAS Moffett Field Calif, with deployments to Japan and Philippines.
Hershey Julien
Hershey Julien
Class of 1935
Army Reserves, 4 Years

Commissioned as 2nd Lt. , Field Artillery, from Stanford ROTC, 1939. Served in US & Europe, 1941-1945, promoted to Major on terminal leave.
J.D. Shoals Jr.
J.D. Shoals Jr.
Class of 1971
Army, 8 Years

Gulf war
Joe LoCastro
Joe LoCastro
Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years

818th Engineer Battalion
139th Military Police Co.
John Gossett
John Gossett
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Served 1966-1970; honorable dischagre.
Served in Panama, Central America and Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada.
Attained rank of Staff Sargeant - E5.
AFSC - Electrical Power Production-Generators.
Les Carter
Les Carter
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

Navy
Lloyd Edwin Luallin
Lloyd Edwin Luallin
Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years

Ten years on various submarines, college, commissioned in 1976. Then served on destroyers, graduate studies in Monterey, Ca.; staff service under fleet commander Atlantic.
Moton "Bob" Holt, Jr.
Moton "Bob" Holt, Jr.
Class of 1946
Navy, 3 Years

Gunners Mate Yeoman aboard USS Chara, AKA 58 (ammunition ship). Rearmed carriers at high sea, Won Son bombardment, marine withdrawal, 7 battle flags. Rating: E-4.
Norbert Dias
Norbert Dias
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Non Morse intercept intelligence
randel watkins
randel watkins
Class of 1981
Navy, 3 Years

mm on the uss ajax and the uss burkley
Robert Davis
Robert Davis
Class of 1978
Navy, 20+ Years

Started after HS graduation as an aircraft mechanic, decided after 4 years to get into the medical field, and spent the next 18 years in the Navy as a Hospital Corpsman. Retired as a Chief Petty Officer in 2001, and now work as an Emergency Room Registered Nurse.
Sherry (Newton) Cole
Sherry (Newton) Cole
Class of 1981
Army, 3 Years

Combat Engineer
Ted Durant
Ted Durant
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

Theodore Roosevelt SSBN-600, Polaris sub, 2 yrs refueling reactor/overhaul in Charleston yards then operated from Guam. MM1 ops engineer.
William Kloster
William Kloster
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Armor Officer and Aviation Officer Helicopter Pilot Retired Active Duty. Served 1976-1996

Classmates Spotlight

Riverdale High School Classmates

Darrel Wayne Sibley
Class of '74

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