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

Have you lost your Santa Paula High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Cardinals lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Bob Meade
Bob Meade Class of 1957
Army, 2 Years
Drafted in 1962 spend first year in fort Ord,and Fort Lewis wa., the was sent to france and then to Germany,then sent to Switzerland,held a international license had over 70,000 miles in all three counties with out a accident.
Cal Johnson
Cal Johnson Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
Combat Infrantry. 25th Division. VietNam 1968-69
Elsa Risher
Elsa Risher Class of 1997
Navy, 8 Years
LEGALMAN (paralegal)
Homer Reed
Homer Reed Class of 1954
Army, 6 Years
Trained at Fort Ord, then stationed in Wurzburg, Germany at 10th Div Artillery Headquarters, then 4 years active reserve
James Dodds
James Dodds Class of 1953
Air Force, 4 Years
Crew chief on B-47 SAC Bomer
jason craig
jason craig Class of 1996
Air Force, 11 Years
naf el centro 96-99 nas ocean 99-01 hill afb 01-present married 11 yrs to keri carrier two kids
Jimmy Gattis
Jimmy Gattis Class of 1974
Navy, 2 Years
Ship Board Cook / Steward. I enlisted in the Navy after graduating. Was stationed in Japan. End of Vietnam War.
Kenny Mattson
Kenny Mattson Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years
Navy Fighter Pilot and Top Gun Instructor, two Vietnam cruises flying F-8 Crusader and F-4 Phantom
Nels Johansen
Nels Johansen Class of 1973
Navy, 6 Years
Cold Warrior
Pattie Davis
Pattie Davis Class of 1984
Army, 6 Years
88 M Transportation, served in Korea, Texas, Germany.
Paul Corona
Paul Corona Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired First Sergeant. Served in Japan, Korea, Thailand, Philippines, Somalia. Retired1999.
Rev.Dr.Henry
Rev.Dr.Henry Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
11B30 Vietnam 68-71
ROBERT  M. APARICIO
ROBERT M. APARICIO Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
TRAINED AT FORT BLISS AND FORT ORD, 88th MAINT. CO. GERMANY
ROBERT  M. APARICIO
ROBERT M. APARICIO Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
TRAINED AT FORT BLISS AND FORT ORD, 88th MAINT. CO. GERMANY
Roy Villanueva
Roy Villanueva Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Retired U.S. Army
Stuart Allyn Brown
Stuart Allyn Brown Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
US Navy Meteorologist/Oceanographer since 1982. Still active duty...
Tony Vasquez
Tony Vasquez Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
4th Bn. 9th Inf. (Manchus) 25th Infantry Division Tay Nihn, Vietnam December 1968 to February 1970.

Classmates Spotlight

Santa Paula High School Classmates

Karen Buffalohead
Class of '86

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