Rosemead High School Alumni

Rosemead, 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

Alan Byers
Alan Byers
Class of 1959
Army, 6 Years

Basic training at Ft Ord California- stationed in Mannheim Germany.Active duty in 1962-64
Andria Acevedo Bailon
Andria Acevedo Bailon
Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years

I am a dental assistant stationed in hawaii.
Brandon McLain
Brandon McLain
Class of 1995
Army, 8 Years

Stationed in Europe. Deployed numerous times during peace keeping and wartime conflicts. Still has all of his 5 (yes! I said five) limbs.
CARLOS (ARRIOLA) de la tuya
CARLOS (ARRIOLA) de la tuya
Class of 1976
Air Force, 4 Years

see.. there was this political stalemate, reffered to as the "cold war" i volunteered four years of my life to protect you from the red menace. i must've done a pretty good job, we're not speaking russian are we? ya nyet parusski bro! 8TH AIR FORCE/NORAD BMEWS
Danielle Lewis
Danielle Lewis
Class of 1994
Army, 9 Years

Enlisted while still in a school, left right after graduation, and started my time in the service. I was stationed all over the world, assigned to numerous units, deployed to various hotspots around the world. Enjoyed my time while servicing in a command and staff position for many high ranking officers.
David Cain
David Cain
Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years

Masterchief Aviation Ordnanceman. Retired 2004
28 years honorable service. 14 westren pacific cruises onboard the following: USS Constalation,USS Kitty Hawk,USS Midway,USS Lincoln and USS Carl Vinson. 4 presidental operations agains Iraq and Afgan forces.
Last tour of duty as Asst Weapons Officer at VX9
China Lake California assigned to FA18-E/F Super Hornet project.
David Gray
David Gray
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years

USMC '66-'70 RVN '66-'67 29 Palms '68-'69 Marine Barracks Kodiak, AK, best duty station ever. Spoiled rotten with the salmon and halibut fishing (175 pounder) and first assignment was an escort to an annual festival which sealed my love life for the balance of my tour. Oh, and her parents owned a bar with a restaurant upstairs.
David Palfy
David Palfy
Class of 1994
Army, 6 Years

SSG 35T instructor in Arizona.
Dewell J. Cooper, Jr.
Dewell J. Cooper, Jr.
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Infantry, Airborne, Pathfinder, Ranger and Military Intelligence Career Fields as both Non-Commissioned and Commissioned Officer. Have served tours in Line, Staff and Special Staff assignments.
Doug Donaldson
Doug Donaldson
Class of 1961
Navy, 4 Years

Served aboard the USS Dixie AD14 Destroyer Tender as an Electronics Technician. Repaired and calibrated test equipment. Spent most of my time in the Phillipines and Taiwan.
Edgar Torrealba
Edgar Torrealba
Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 10 Years

Infantry Squad Leader
Ernesto Edeza
Ernesto Edeza
Class of 2000
Navy, 6 Years

Navy Medic
Evelyn Kirby
Evelyn Kirby
Class of 1970
Air Force, 7 Years

After basic in 1972 I went to medic school at Sheppard Air Force Base in Texas. I was assigned to Travis Air Force Base as an air evac medic. I was there when the POW's came home from Viet Nam. My main assignment after that was in the OB-Gyn side of the hospital where I assisted in many newborn deliveries.
After 2 and a half years I went to Keesler Air Force base in Biloxi, MS. I attended Air Traffic Control School there and returned to Travis. In 1978 I was assigned to Osan Air Base, Korea for one year. In 1979 I returned to Travis where I was discharged in Dec. 1979.
Gary Robles
Gary Robles
Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years

NTC San Diego, CA

Sub School - Groton, CT

USS Halibut SSN 587 - Vallejo, CA
James Harrington
James Harrington
Class of 1971
Army, 15 Years

Field Artillery Senior Sergeant
James Mallery
James Mallery
Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years

US Navy Submarine Service
USS Sculpin and USS Cusk.
James Michael Ward
James Michael Ward
Class of 1973
Air Force, 6 Years

Vietnam Nam era vet. Served as AFSC 43171e, jet over 2 crew chief working B-52 H model, C5A, C-141, & DC-10’s. Duty stations included Castle AFB, CA.; Elmendorf AFB, AK.; Travis AFB, CA.; Yakota AFB, Japan; Hickman AFB, HI. Very proud to have served and treasure the experiences I had with the many warriors I served with. We are a brotherhood.
Jim Flores
Jim Flores
Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years

Helicopter Mechanic, Landing Signalman. Sea Duty and Shore Duty. Photo - Middle Right, 2nd from left.
Jimmy L. Martinez
Jimmy L. Martinez
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

NCO in the Audio/Video Production careerfield (25). Instructor qualified. Combat Videographer. Spent 20 years. Video team leader for President Clinton's 2nd Inauguration in 1996. Reside in Virginia. Married/2 children both college students.
John Gonzalez
John Gonzalez
Class of 1968
Army, 10 Years

Special Forces, Combat Engineer, Operations NCO, multiple other positions throughout my career. Staff Sergeant

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Class of '89

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RHS '67: 50-YEAR REUNION PLANNING UNDERWAY!

Aloha RHS '67 Classmates!
Planning is underway for our 50-Year Class Reunion in 2017.
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Our Rosemead 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 Rosemead High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Rosemead are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!