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

Buckley E. O'Day III
Buckley E. O'Day III Class of 1991
Army, 14 Years
Attende4d SFHS 1988-89. Raan Cross Country. Grad Van, TX HS. West Point Class 1996. Ranger, Airborne, Served Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo. Now Major. Pic is him on left in Iraq with one of his Sgts. Captain at that time.
Buckley E. O'Day, Jr.
Buckley E. O'Day, Jr. Class of 1960
Army, 4 Years
Army Special Forces, A Team 1st Special Forces Group
Cecil W. (C.W.) Lindsey Sr.
Cecil W. (C.W.) Lindsey Sr. Class of 1965
Air Force, 3 Years
Staff Sargent/Crew Chief on F-4 Fighter and SR-71. Stationed Beale Air Force Base California, New Mexico, Vietnam. 1966-69
Dave Layland
Dave Layland Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years
Seved as both in the Artillery and the Medical Corp. with multiple assignments overseas and final assignment at the puzzle palace
Gary O'Day
Gary O'Day Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
1966-1972 Ground Radio Repair 1977 AFRES Ground Radio Repair 1977-1996 AF Chaplain 2002-Present AFJROTC
Gerald W. Nordin
Gerald W. Nordin Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Served Vietman with the 101 AB Div. from dec. 1968 to dec.1969. Worked on U-6 Beaver aircraft of Phu Bia.
Jack Seydler
Jack Seydler Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Combat Arms, Retired as E-8. Bronze Star, CIB, Drill Sgt. combat tour 13 months Iraq.
JOHN H. REHM JR.
JOHN H. REHM JR. Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years
COMSIXTHFLT STAFF 1983-1985 USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD DD-968 1985-1986
JOHN H. REHM JR.
JOHN H. REHM JR. Class of 1982
Navy, 6 Years
COMSIXTHFLT STAFF 1983-1985 USS ARTHUR W. RADFORD DD-968 1985-1986
Johnny Shaffer
Johnny Shaffer Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
SP/4- E-4 Viet-Nam Veteran, Basic Training @ Fort Polk,La. (1968) AIT @ Fort Eustis,Va.(1968) . Viet-Nam ( June 68-June 69) Expert / M-16 Rifle.
Rick Buchanan
Rick Buchanan Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Infantry -CuChi , Vietnam - 1968/1969 2nd Bn 27th Inf. 25th Inf. Div. ( WOLFHOUNDS )
William "Dub" Splawn
William "Dub" Splawn Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Command pilot. Acft flown, KC-10 Barksdale AFB, T-37 Mather AFB, T-38 & KC-135 Fairchild AFB. Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Southern Watch. Retired Jan '95

Classmates Spotlight

Santa Fe High School Classmates

Roger Adair
Class of '70

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School News

joy Rezek, 2nd Drum Major Dies

Joy Rezek Byers Marullo died last month, She took over after Pat Marx graduated and ran the band from fall 1956 until sh...
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