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

Anthony Gumbrell
Anthony Gumbrell Class of 1963
Army, 6 Years
Drafted in '67 Extended 6 months in '69 Re-enlisted for 4 years in '69. Honorably discharged rank of Staff Sergeant in '73
Brian barker
Brian barker Class of 1995
Navy, 6 Years
Joined the navy and went to boot camp in Great Lakes, Ill in September 2000. Spent time in Puerto Rico working as a military policeman. Left the navy in 2004 but after getting a BA degree and a three year break in service he re-joined the navy and is now statioened in Yokosuka, Japan serving on the destroyer USS Lassen as a Damage Controlman.
Carroll Wayne Craigg McNab
Carroll Wayne Craigg McNab Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 17 Years
Enlisted in the Marines 1968 to avoid the draft!(My Dad was Master Sgt. in the Old Corps.) My MOS was 0844. Left active duty in 1970 and voluntarily transferred to USMCR while finishing BA at Cal. Western U. (USIU) Eventually became LDO (Major) and retired on a medical after 17 years 7 months and 1 day! Service: Vietnam, Spain, England, South America (western Amazon & French Guiana), USSR. Belgium (NATO), and Ireland.
Dan Henry
Dan Henry Class of 1971
Army, 2 Years
Drafted 27 June,1972. Served 13 months with the 2nd Division, Korea. I am proud to have served.
Doug Elmore
Doug Elmore Class of 1978
Army Reserves, 14 Years
Army Nurse currently serving in Afghanistan for his second tour. Fellow classmate Mike Williams a USMC Veteran and current Army Reservist will be located in the same area.
John Bain
John Bain Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years
Served in submarines as a sonar technician from 1975 to 1995 then retired.
Katy Sidrow
Katy Sidrow Class of 2004
Air Force, 1 Years
Research Psychologist
Laurence R. Nicholson
Laurence R. Nicholson Class of 1979
Army, 10 Years
1/94 Field Artillery
Michael S. Williams
Michael S. Williams Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years
I served 4 years as a CH53 crewchief in HMH 363 in the Marine Corps from 1979 to 1983. I then received a commission as an Infantry Officer after graduating from SDSU in 1986 and served on active duty army in Korea, Germany, Texas & Desert Storm in Saudi Arabia & Iraq. I served on active duty until 1992 and then moved to the Army Reserves from 1992 and served in Bosnia in 2002 & 2003. I retired in 2003, then came back in at the request of a friend to take his place in Afghanistan in 2010 through 2012. It was great to link up with my classmate and friend, fellow Go-nad, Doug Elmore.
Rafael Martinez
Rafael Martinez Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years
Graduated from the USAF School of Health Care Sciences, Stationed in Eilson AFB Alaska, Osan AB Korea, and Andrews AFB Washington DC.
Rebecca Minshew
Rebecca Minshew Class of 1997
Air Force, 5 Years
13th Intelligence Squadron
Stephen D Hartsell
Stephen D Hartsell Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
California Air National Guard. C130J Loadmaster,Currently at Bagram AB,Afganistan
Steven Ciminelli
Steven Ciminelli Class of 1977
Air Force, 7 Years
Military Police
Teri Brown
Teri Brown Class of 1979
Army, 10 Years
Served 10 years as a Military Police stateside 8 years (Schofield Barracks, HI, Ft Eustis, VA, Ft Dix, NJ and Presidio SF) and overseas in South Korea (85-86) Medically retired after 10 years after too many knee injuries.

Classmates Spotlight

San Dieguito High School Classmates

Claudia Colio
Class of '94

Alumni Stories

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School News

Searching for an old friend

Hi gang. I'm looking for David Brown, class of 1979. He and I were great friends and we joined the air force together. T...
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