Sedro-woolley High School Alumni

Sedro-woolley, Washington (WA)

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

Alonda (Loni) M. Byington Smith
Alonda (Loni) M. Byington Smith
Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years

33 years, 16 years Active Duty US Army, 17 years US Army Reserve, Sergeant Major (Retired), Logistics/Administrative/Finance/Postal
Bill Welsh
Bill Welsh
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

!8 Months In Germany and a Year in Viet Nam
Daniel William Shrigley
Daniel William Shrigley
Class of 1992
Army, 13 Years

I have Served in the United States Army as a Cavalry Scout and have served 2 deployments in Iraq. I will be headed back to Iraq sometime before summer of next year.
Danny Coggins
Danny Coggins
Class of 1987
Air Force, 18 Years

I've been working aircraft maintenance my entire career. I've worked F-4 Phantom II's, F-15 Eagles, and F-22 Raptors.
Dave Bruggeman
Dave Bruggeman
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

Army Security Agency (ASA)
Dave Grip
Dave Grip
Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years

58-80
David Christensen
David Christensen
Class of 2000
Army, 5 Years

Served as a emergency medic for 4 years. Then I switched in up. Now I am a aviation crewchief. Going to become a pilot.
Dennis P London
Dennis P London
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Viet Nam Vetern
Duane Rapelje
Duane Rapelje
Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years

I was a M/SGT and worked as a First Sgt
Eric Weppler
Eric Weppler
Class of 1986
Army, 13 Years

Soldier first, Warrior second, Officer third, Physician fourth. Army physician specialty trained in pathology and laboratory medicine. Stationed in Germany.
Gary Sackman
Gary Sackman
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Viet Nam vet. special operations, 14th Air Commandos
Gene Backstrom
Gene Backstrom
Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Joined Jan 1974 MCRD Platoon Honorman, 2 years Marine Barracks Yokusuka Japan, promoted to Sgt after two years of active duty
Honorable Discharge
Herschel Self
Herschel Self
Class of 1956
Navy, 12 Years

Retired with Arthritis and unable to Go To Sea aboard the Carriers
Herschel Self
Herschel Self
Class of 1956
Navy, 11 Years

Retired On a Medical Discharge in 1967 with a 50% Disability!!!!!
Jason Gladney
Jason Gladney
Class of 1990
Army, 16 Years

Jason Gladney is now an officer in the Veterinary Corps
Jason Hagan
Jason Hagan
Class of 1999
Army, 10 Years

Chief Warrant Officer 2
US Army Aviator
UH-60M Blackhawk Helicopter
Joel Swenson
Joel Swenson
Class of 2002
Army, 2 Years

Combat Medic currently deployed to Paktiya Province, Afghanistan with 1/40th CAV 4th BCT 25th Infantry Division (ABN)
Jon DeBoer
Jon DeBoer
Class of 2008
Marine Corps, 2 Years

1833 AAV crewman
Joy Newton
Joy Newton
Class of 2001
National Guard, 9 Years

Served 9 years in the Army National Guard but have spent most of that Active Guard. I am a Administrative Sergeant and a Military Police Officer. Have completed 1 tour in Iraq.
Ken Futrelle
Ken Futrelle
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Viet Nam veteran

Classmates Spotlight

Sedro-woolley High School Classmates

Dianna Seidel
Class of '78

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Our Sedro-woolley 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 Sedro-woolley High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Sedro-woolley are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!