West High School Alumni

Denver, Colorado (CO)

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

Bobbie Escobedo
Bobbie Escobedo
Class of 1995
Air Force, 10 Years

separated as a SSgt in information management. tours included 3 years at Peterson AFB, a year in Korea, 18 months in portugal and 41/2 years in germany. loved it!
Charles E. Sereff
Charles E. Sereff
Class of 1952
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Flight line electrician VMA 224, F-9-5 Panther
Jet Attack squadron
Donald Antrim
Donald Antrim
Class of 1954
Navy, 20+ Years

Spent 3 years in the USMC, served in Korea and attained the rank of sergeant.
Spent 24 years in the Navy and attained the rank of Captain. Served on the USS Prairie, at MCRD San Diego, Camp Pendleton, CA, Naval Graduate Dental School in Bethesda, MD, and was CO of all dental clinics in San Francisco
Gilbert J. Perea
Gilbert J. Perea
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served in Viet Nam '65'-66
JoDee Barros - Moore
JoDee Barros - Moore
Class of 1987
Air Force, 3 Years

Munitions Maintenance Specialist – World Wide Deployment
Anderson AFB – Guam
Zaragoza AFB – Spain
McGuire AFB – New Jersey
Holoman AFB – New Mexico
JoDee Barros - Moore
JoDee Barros - Moore
Class of 1987
Air Force, 3 Years

Munitions Specialist
Kenneth Frickey
Kenneth Frickey
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Retired US Army 1SG Always worked in Armor units with Tanks. Spent over 12 years living in Germany and 10 years Ft Knox KY as an Instructor.
Mark Towne
Mark Towne
Class of 1966
Army, 12 Years

Army Aviator. Vietnam May-1968 to May-1969. UH-1H Pilot. SOG to Laos and Cambodia through FOB II. Served with the 57th Assault Helicopter Company, Kontum Republic of Vietnam. 1200 Hrs Combat Flying, and Support. 12 yrs and 1 Day, with additional National Guard with the 1157th Attack Helicopter Company, Buckley ANG, Colorado. Retired United Airline Captain, and FAA Examiner Designee for United Airlines, DC-8 Program.
Paul Hawkins
Paul Hawkins
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

I worked for a year and a half at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in patient administration and then was the Radar O'Reilly for the Company Commander at the 7th Combat Support Hospital in Darmstadt, W. Germany.
Ralph Irving Gallegos
Ralph Irving Gallegos
Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Irving served in the Marines as Military Police. He served in various countries to include Japan, Korea and the Phillipines
Richmond (Ricky) Morse
Richmond (Ricky) Morse
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

Joined AF out of high school, with assignments in California, Germany, Turkey, Wyoming, Colorado. Retired in 1992, living in Wyoming.
Robert (Bob) Stufflebean
Robert (Bob) Stufflebean
Class of 1958
Army, 11 Years

Enlisted in the Army in 1958. Completed Jump School at Ft. Bragg, NC and served three years as a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division. Discharged in 1962, but re-upped in 1966 for the Warrant Officer Helicopter Flight Program. Graduated from flight school as a Warrant Officer/Aviator in 1967. Served two tours in Vietnam as a UH-1 helicopter gunship aircraft commander from 1967-1969. Discharged in 1971 as a CWO 2 flight instructor, with a total of 11 years active duty............
Robert H. Devon
Robert H. Devon
Class of 1966
Navy, 10 Years

Sonar Technician aboard USS BROWNSON (DD-868) homeported in Newport, RI. Made round the world cruise and several Mediterranean and North Atlantic tours. Transferred to Fleet ASW Training Center, San Diego CA in 1973, Discharged 1976.
Robert Jolly
Robert Jolly
Class of 1967
Coast Guard, 4 Years

U.S. Coast Guard from 1968 to 1972, Boot Camp: Alameda California, Cook School: New York City, Stationed at U.S. Coast Guard Academy honorable discharge rank Second Class Petty Officer/E-5.
SGM Ernest J. Vigil
SGM Ernest J. Vigil
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Sergeant Major Ernest J. Vigil is a Colorado native and currently living in Lakewood, Colorado. He enlisted in the United States Army in 1976 and spent 12 years on active duty. After a long break in service, SGM Vigil decided to once again enlist in the US Army as a Reserve soldier.

He has held numerous positions while serving in both the Active Army and Reserves and is currently serving his second tour in Iraq.
Sharon Gleason Tuggle
Sharon Gleason Tuggle
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

Best years ever in the Air Force - traveled the world! Master Sgt, USAF Ret.
William Torrez
William Torrez
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam 1971 - 1972

Classmates Spotlight

West High School Classmates

Robert Aguiniga
Class of '88

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