West High School Alumni

Davenport, Iowa (IA)

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

Alan Reeser
Alan Reeser
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Communications/Computers
becky schember
becky schember
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 12 Years

military police, staff sgt. - served in gulf was
Bill Schlotzhauer
Bill Schlotzhauer
Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years

I entered the US Army as a private in 1985. i served as an aircraft armament technician on the AH-1F Cobra Attack helicopter. I completed 2 college degees and progressed to the rank of CW3 before retiring. I also deployed to Iraq and participated in Iraqi Freedom. I also served three one year tours in S. Korea. While in the Army I was stationed at Ft Riley, KS, Ft Bragg, NC, Ft Eustis, VA.
Dallas McWilliams
Dallas McWilliams
Class of 1980
Air Force, 4 Years

Precision Measuring Equipment Technician; Tech school @ Lowery AFB (Denver); Elmendorf AFB, Alaska 7/88-7/91; 8 medals and ribbons including Air Force Achievement Medal.
Dan Stichter
Dan Stichter
Class of 1982
Army, 15 Years

12Bravo Team Leader.
David F.B. Ahrens
David F.B. Ahrens
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

served with US Army for 30 yrs retired First Sergeant, Special Operations Medicine stationed at to many places to mention, Far East was one of my favorites
H ROBERT SHELTON
H ROBERT SHELTON
Class of 1963
Army, 4 Years

SERVED 1965-1969
1ST INFANTRY DIVISION, VIET NAM JUNE 66-APRIL 1967
FORT SAM HOUSTON AND FORT RICHARDSON, AK
Joel Westendorf
Joel Westendorf
Class of 1986
Air Force, 23 Years

Security Police
John Cooper
John Cooper
Class of 2002
Navy, 4 Years

Honorable Discharge in 2007. Damage Control 3rd Class Petty Officer.
Ken Kirschenman
Ken Kirschenman
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

My brother, Ken, joined the Air Force after he graduated in 1969 and served until 1975 during the Vietnam War. One of his duties was training dogs. His love of dogs continued after he was discharged. Ken was a professional ballroom dancer and instructor in Dallas and Tyler, Texas, for 36 years. In January 2012 he was diagnosed with a very rare, very aggressive type of cancer. He passed away March 2, 2012 at the age of 60. He is buried in Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery.
Mark Rose
Mark Rose
Class of 1980
Army, 4 Years

Honorably discharged after 4 years. Worked as a communications/navigation/aircraft servivabilty mechanic on AH-1 , OH-58 , and UH-1 helicopters.
Martin Buffington
Martin Buffington
Class of 1977
Air Force, 10 Years

Served from 1977 until 1987 as a computer operator. Stationed at Whiteman AFB, Mo, RAF Bentwaters, and Gunter AFB, AL.
Phillip Fuller
Phillip Fuller
Class of 1969
Navy, 2 Years

Vietnam war
Tony Cleeton
Tony Cleeton
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

22 years submarine/special warfare service.
Yvonne Ohlensehlen
Yvonne Ohlensehlen
Class of 1972
Army Reserves, 6 Years

USAR

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James Korf
Class of '01

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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 Davenport are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!