South Gate High School Alumni

Los Angeles, California (CA)

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

Christian Salazar
Christian Salazar
Class of 1996
Navy, 3 Years

Served three years aboard the Aircraft carrier USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63). Service duties included being a Airman Boatsman Handler and Postal Clerk.
Chuck Hadley
Chuck Hadley
Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years

Spent (4) years in the Navy. Made (3) Wespac cruises to Viet Nam. Two on the USS Walker (DD-517) and one on the USS Nicholas (DD-449) Both ships homeported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Boot Camp and 'A' School in Great Lakes, Illinois.
Edward Ramos
Edward Ramos
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I joined the Marines shortly after graduating. I traveled to Okinawa, Japan and Korea. I was also stationed in MCAS El Toro and Tustin.
Jaime sepulveda
Jaime sepulveda
Class of 1995
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Mcrd San Diego mos3381
jaime sepulveda
jaime sepulveda
Class of 1995
Marine Corps, 4 Years

joined the marine corp a week after graduation
Jessie Lopez
Jessie Lopez
Class of 1997
Army, 9 Years

Still in the military, left South Gate 10 days after graduation. Now a high ranking sergeant, served in many locations to include South Korea and Iraq.
John A. Rechs
John A. Rechs
Class of 1951
Navy, 3 Years

Served 3 years active on destroyer escort USS McGinty and destroyer USS Hollister.
Karla V Chavez
Karla V Chavez
Class of 1989
Army, 8 Years

92A Logistics Specialist
Lisa Scott
Lisa Scott
Class of 1988
National Guard, 11 Years

Automated Ligistics Specialist.
Current RanK is Staff Seargeant.
Michael E. Murphy
Michael E. Murphy
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in the USAF from 1969-1973, reentered USAFR in 1986 and is still serving with the 940 ARW, Beale AFB, Ca. Recalled to active duty during Desert Storm.
Michael T. Lieb
Michael T. Lieb
Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years

Boot camp San Diego, CA, Class A Machinist mate, main propulsion systems school Great Lakes IL. Served aboard U.S.S. Annapolis AGMR-1 westpac in Vietnam waters 1966-67. Transferred to new construction in Pascagoula MS for U.S.S. Dubuque LPD-8 served 1967-69 wespac and Vietnam waters Discharged 1-24-69.
Ruben A. Gonzalez
Ruben A. Gonzalez
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years

Security Police with the Air Force. 20 years with the Army Reserve as an Intelligence Analyst retired in 1998 as an E-9 Sgt Major.
TOM DAY
TOM DAY
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF 1968-1989
SECURITY POLICE 1968-1974
MILITARY TRAINING INSTRUCTOR 1974-1985
CHIEF STUDENT TRAINING ADVISOR, SECURITY ACADEMY 1985-1989
William R. [Bill] Guettler
William R. [Bill] Guettler
Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years

97th Sig Bn. Voice, radio teletype and morse code. 30 months in Stuttgart, Germany w/David Winton Ritter and Jose Militon Quintana [The Three Amigos]. I'm the only remaining member/amigo
.Ritter repaired radios in military aircraft and jumped outta planes and Quintana was in an artillery bn-set the piece and played basketball.

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Patricia Delgado
Class of '93

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