West Seattle High School Alumni

Seattle, 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

Billy McMillin
Billy McMillin
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Enlisted 9/1964, Commissioned 1/70, Designated Naval Aviator 2/72, Retired Colonel 6/96
Bruce McLaughlin
Bruce McLaughlin
Class of 1958
Army, 2 Years

Stationed at Army Pictorial Center, Queens, NYC. Made training films
Chadwick E Marrtin
Chadwick E Marrtin
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

Electronics Technician stationed at Pearl Harbor for 4 1/2 years, repairing cryptographic equipment.
Charles G. Hay
Charles G. Hay
Class of 1965
U.s. Public Health Service, 20+ Years

Joined the Commissioned Corps after graduating dental school at UW. Served 16 years in IHS and 10 years in the Office of the Surgeon General.
Donald Lundberg
Donald Lundberg
Class of 1953
Navy, 3 Years

Lt. (jg) NAval Flight Officer
Selected for Lt., Regular Navy, Navy Post Graduate school but I chose to return to rteturn to civilian life.
Donald Steward
Donald Steward
Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years

Chief Petty Officer
Edward Lutz
Edward Lutz
Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Force Recon
Eugene Gihring
Eugene Gihring
Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years

Served on one surface ship, USS Jason, and four submarines, George Washington, Patrick Henry, George W. Carver, and Henry M Jackson. Retired in 1988 as a Senior Chief Electrician.
Fred Stuart
Fred Stuart
Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years

Combat Engineer-Bridge Fort Belvior, VA
FRED STUART
FRED STUART
Class of 1976
Army, 3 Years

US COMBAT ENGINNER
Jerry Calabrese
Jerry Calabrese
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Ist Cav. Vietnam, !965 -1966. Wounded twice.
Jhune R
Jhune R
Class of 1992
Air Force, 14 Years

9th MSS, Airman of the Year Awardee 1996 & 90 MSS Airman of the Quarter Awardee for Air Force Space Command
John McNulty
John McNulty
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Served in Vietnam as machine gunner with 3rd Bn, 9th Marines Dec 1967-Dec. 1968.
larry barth
larry barth
Class of 1961
Navy, 7 Years

flight crew A-3D attached to S.E. Pacific air group. Completed 37 cover missions and survived with my ass intact. We gotta' stop this war stuff and give peace a chance!!
LeRoy Benner
LeRoy Benner
Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years

6 years active Army, 6 years Army Reserve
Martin J (Jay) West
Martin J (Jay) West
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Served in Vietnam 1967 with the 3rd of the 39th Infantry, rank of Sgt. Served with John Nokes and Al Vaux
Michael Hicks
Michael Hicks
Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years

Military Intel 6927th RSM, Onna Point, Okinawa
Michael J Hicks
Michael J Hicks
Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years

Trained in Military Intelligence at the best school in all of the Military. Belonged to the NSA branch of the USAF. Twenty-one months at Onna Point Okinawa, and then did crypto a Kelley for 11/2 years. Discharged in Sept. 1960
Michael Sill
Michael Sill
Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years

Served in the Army during the Viet Nam War. Stationed in Europe at US Army HQ in Heidelberg.
Michael Stewart
Michael Stewart
Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years

I served 8 years in the Navy and 20 years in the Airforce. I enlisted in the Naval Reserve at Sandpoint Naval Air Station in 1959. and went on active duty upon graduation in 1960. I got out of the Navy in 19 67 and joined the Washington Air National Guard in Spokane, Washington. in 1987 I was awarded a U.S. Airforce Disability retirement due to injuries from a fall from a KC135 aircraft .

Classmates Spotlight

West Seattle High School Classmates

Julie Abbenhouse
Class of '75

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