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

Aaron Brown
Aaron Brown Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years
Army 20+ years
Bill Miller
Bill Miller Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Working as financial advisor and Command Staff supervisor at Lajes Field, Azores, Portugal. Coming home to Oregon when I retire on 01 Jan 2009.
Bill Miller
Bill Miller Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
24 years. Retired January, 2009.
CJ (McKercher) Fillmore
CJ (McKercher) Fillmore Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Korean Translator in the intelligence field.
Coy Bozeman
Coy Bozeman Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years
Damage controlman in the US Navy.
Dan Smith
Dan Smith Class of 1977
Navy, 4 Years
Hospital Corpsman, Pharmacy Tech stationed in Bremerton, WA.
Daniel Van Ess
Daniel Van Ess Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years
Dave Wagner
Dave Wagner Class of 1982
Navy, 13 Years
USN, SM1(SW) USS Bradley FF-1041 USS Tarawa LHA-1 USS Esteem MSO-438 USS Niagara Falls AFS-3 Fleet Training Group, Pearl Harbor HI
Donald worthington
Donald worthington Class of 1998
Army, 5 Years
Stationed at Ft. Bragg N.C. with 2 year long deployments to Iraq- Nov 04 to Nov 05 in Al Taji Iraq and Sept 06 to Sept 07 in Baghdad
Joan Handbury
Joan Handbury Class of 1969
Navy, 12 Years
I was a hospital corpsman/operating room tech in the Navy and Reserves for over 10 years. Some of my duty stations were 3 years in Portsmouth, VA, 2 years in Athens, Greece, 4 years in Jacksonville, FLA and 2 years in Rota, Spain. I met my husband while serving in Spain and my daughter was born there.
Joe Tucker
Joe Tucker Class of 1982
Navy, 5 Years
Crypto-tech Arabic linguist. Stationed in Athens, Greece and deployed temporarily to submarines and surface vessels.
johnnie hemming
johnnie hemming Class of 1989
Navy, 19 Years
Serve in submarines 94-95 USS Finback, 95-98 USS Parche, 98-00 USS Rhode Island Gold, 00-03 TTF Kings Bay, 03-04 14CM (Radio Tech) School in Groton, CT, 04-05 USS Augusta, 05-06 USS Albuquerque, 06-07 Submarine Group Two, 07-10 (present) USS Frank Cable (Repair Dept.)
Karen Lynch-Thorn
Karen Lynch-Thorn Class of 1983
Navy, 15 Years
Worked as a Field Corpsman for the Marine Corps and a surgical tech. for the Navy. Gulf War vet.
Pat Bowers
Pat Bowers Class of 1971
Army, 4 Years
Four years US Army, 4th Bn 64th Armor, 3rd Bn 33rd Armor, and 522nd Combat Engineers.
Pat Bowers
Pat Bowers Class of 1971
Army, 4 Years
Had a ball. Couldn't wait to get out!
Ronald Fien
Ronald Fien Class of 1979
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
US Coast Guard Rescue Swimmer
Ronald Ward
Ronald Ward Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
Chief Interior Communications Electrician and Electronics Technician, Submarines
Steve Bush
Steve Bush Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Retired in 2006 with 27 year in Army Special Forces. Served all over the world and served multiple combat rotations in Central America, Africa, and the Middle East
Susan Leach
Susan Leach Class of 1979
Army, 10 Years
Served in Iraq during the first war in 1991 as a medic.

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Lorri Ring
Class of '77

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