Westminster High School Alumni

Westminster, 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

Alfred N. Clifton
Alfred N. Clifton
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Service in the US Navy for 4 years 1972 - 1976 was at MCAS Iwakuni Japan for 2 years
Charles Hendricks
Charles Hendricks
Class of 1985
Army, 10 Years

7 yrs Navy then took a break after the Gulf War returned to the Army in 2006 and deployed to Iraq with the Army Guard and went active duty to serve in Afghanistan.
Clifton A. Wood
Clifton A. Wood
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Drafted in 1968, went to Vietnam June 1968. Stationed at Hue, Phu Bia & Dang Nang was with the 515th Trans Co. Served 18 months of Hell, but proud to do so. Left Vietnam E6 Honorable discharge. God Bless The USA "Welcome Home" Never forget those who died, or our POW's
Dan Charles K. Makaena
Dan Charles K. Makaena
Class of 1965
Air Force, 6 Years

Heavy Equipment Operator / Engineering Medical Entomologist
Dennis P. Mack (Thomas)
Dennis P. Mack (Thomas)
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Drafted 1971 US Army Big Red One, 1st Infantry Division; "No Mission Too Difficult. No Sacrifice Too Great. Duty First,"
Dieter R. Kanzler
Dieter R. Kanzler
Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years

Served when called; Fort Sill, OK. and Korea.
E. Robert Clifton
E. Robert Clifton
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Served in VietNam, Desert Storm and Iraq as both enlisted and officer.
Earl Fernandez
Earl Fernandez
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

KIA in Vietnam
Erika Mendoza-Houseworth
Erika Mendoza-Houseworth
Class of 1998
National Guard, 6 Years

Served in Iraq and Kosovo
Gerald Boeke
Gerald Boeke
Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Enlisted in the Marine Corps after college in 1975. Retired as a Major in 1995. I was awarded several personal decorations under combat situations.
Henry Mucha Jr.
Henry Mucha Jr.
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 2 Years

KIA
James D. :Layden
James D. :Layden
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

Joined Army in 1967. two tours Vietnam. Machine gunner on helicopter gunship. Joined National Guard 1975 Army Infantry. Retired 1996 as First Sergeant
John Leste Kitzmiller
John Leste Kitzmiller
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 2 Years

KIA
Kimberly Heng
Kimberly Heng
Class of 1984
Air Force, 18 Years

Still proudly serving....I returned from Iraq in Aug, 2008.
Matthew A Wilk
Matthew A Wilk
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Spec 5 served as generator/operator on Battery B 1st missile Battalion 65th Artillery Okinawa Japan
Michael Stinnett
Michael Stinnett
Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years

I joined the Army during my senior year and left for Basic Training right after graduation. I served as Enlisted for two years and then entered West Point and commissioned into the Corps of Engineers. I've deployed to Korea, Iraq and Afghanistan and have worked on or have overseen all sorts of construction projects. Still have a few years to serve then will retire.
Michael Stinnett
Michael Stinnett
Class of 1989
Army, 19 Years

U.S Corps of Engineers. Currently stationed in Baghdad, Iraq working on the city's post-war reconstruction. This picture is of me in Saddam Hussein's Al Faw Palace.
Ron Nottage
Ron Nottage
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 1 Years

1st Recon Battalion - 1st Marine Division "Charlie Co." Company Aid Man medic Third from the left
Ronald M. Wall
Ronald M. Wall
Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years

Two tour Vietnam Veteran having served proudly with the 199th Light Infantry Brigade
Steven Gilmore
Steven Gilmore
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Maintenance on F-111 EW Avionics & USAF Special Operations/Rescue Helicopters in Colorado, Great Britain, New Mexico, & South Korea

Classmates Spotlight

Westminster High School Classmates

Christopher Wierman
Class of '88

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