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

Alan Kent Gerbracht
Alan Kent Gerbracht Class of 1966
Army, 1 Years
HHD, 215th Combat Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade, 1st Cav. Div., Army - Vietnam 1971-1972
BLAINE HICKS
BLAINE HICKS Class of 1976
Army, 2 Years
25TH INFANTRY DIVISION !!!!
Bob de Michele
Bob de Michele Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years
30 years in the Submarine Service, ours.
Brian Biber
Brian Biber Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
Served in Vietnam for 20 months, Special forces qualified. After Vietnam I served as an Armor Officer. I was a tank company commander, battalion executive officer, battalion S-3 and an Armor Calvary Executive Officer. My service was the best years of mine and my families lives.
BRUCE H. DODSON
BRUCE H. DODSON Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
1st MAR DIV w/ the 1/9 as a Machine Gunner, 1st RECON & Associated Units... I saw the world at least twice with more good memories & friends then bad!!!! SMHS Wrestling saved my life x 2-3 times!!!! I was in the 4th MAR DIV and still in RECON & married when 9/11 happened & I was soon called back to Active Duty again w/ Associated RECON Units off to see the world AGAIN...
Charles White
Charles White Class of 1962
Navy, 6 Years
3 tours, Viet Nam aboard USS King DLG-10
Daniel R. Shirley
Daniel R. Shirley Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 2 Years
1 year @ Camp Pendleton, CA 1 year @ Camp Butler, Okinawa, Japan
David Bullock
David Bullock Class of 1976
Navy, 6 Years
6 years in the silent service. USS Sargo, SSN-583, out of Pearl Harbor Hawaii
David Fairly
David Fairly Class of 1977
Air Force, 6 Years
Fireman Paramedic
David Reynolds
David Reynolds Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years
Served from 1970 - 1978. Tours of duty included 5 years NavCommSta Yokosuka Japan, 1 year electronics schooling at NTC San Diego and 2 years San Miguel Philippines. Honorably discharged 1978 as E-6.
Doug Yttri
Doug Yttri Class of 1973
Air Force, 6 Years
Explosive Ordnance Disposal Tech... SSGT
Douglas Roberts
Douglas Roberts Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
US Army, Military Intelligence/Aviation Branch Reconnaissance Pilot
James Campbell
James Campbell Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
Viet-Nam, Japan, Korea, Germany. Intelligence operations, air support radar team, space systems acquisitions and operations, system engineering, program management. Design, develop, operate, maintain national imagery satellite systems.
Jeffrey Williams
Jeffrey Williams Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
infantry
Jerry VanLehn
Jerry VanLehn Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
2 years at Fort Hancock New Jersey serving in the Military Police K-9 Corps.
Jim Smith
Jim Smith Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Vietnam Veteran, Honorable discharge E4
Larry Beatty
Larry Beatty Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years
Fort Ord Ca. Fort Sill Ok.,Chu Lai Vietnam, Illiesheim Germany
LLoyd Petersen
LLoyd Petersen Class of 1967
Air Force, 5 Years
E-5 Load Master in MAC served at Norton Air Force base So. Calif, U-Tapao AFB Thailand, Bentwaters AFB Suffolk England
Mark S. Parker
Mark S. Parker Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served 22+ years in the United States Air Force: Assignments include; Travis AFB, California (18 months) Hickam AFB Hawaii (3 years) Castle AFB, California (2 years) Galena AFB, Alaska (1Year) Elmendorf AFB, Alaska (5 Years) Langley AFB, Virginia (5 Years) Anderson AFB, Guam (1 Year) Langley AFB Virginia (3 Years) Davis Monthan AFB, Arizona (1 Year) Retired: September 16, 1996 Senior Master Sergeant (E-8)
Ray Fairman
Ray Fairman Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
42+ Years 18 enlisted 24 as CWO Multiple combat tours in RVN and The Middle East Aviation, Infantry and Law Enforcement MOSs

Classmates Spotlight

San Marcos High School Classmates

June Boettner
Class of '72

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