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


Class of 0
, Years

Alan Hein
Alan Hein
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

Served 1966 to 1970 with Carrier Air Wing 9 in Fighter Squadron VF-96 aboard the USS Enterprise for 3 tours and 1 tour with the USS America in Vietman.
Austin Weltha
Austin Weltha
Class of 2000
Air Force, 3 Years

Computer Networker/Communication Specialist
Bret C. Wilson
Bret C. Wilson
Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years

The most rewarding years of my life were spent in the midst of harms way. We just never thought of it as that. If you know what I mean. Work hard was rewarded by the ability to Play Hard (With the same dudes you worked with day in and day out).
Don Morrison
Don Morrison
Class of 1965
Navy, 5 Years

U.S. Navy
Jim Turnbull
Jim Turnbull
Class of 1954
Navy, 3 Years

2nd class construction elect. mate in the Seabees
John M Dinwiddie
John M Dinwiddie
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Food Service Sergeant
Cook
John M Dinwiddie
John M Dinwiddie
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Food Service Sergeant
Cook
Desert Shield/Storm
OIF 2 Times
Mark Whitney, CPT USA Retired
Mark Whitney, CPT USA Retired
Class of 1969
National Guard, 20+ Years

I served 32 years in the 41st INF BDE, ORARNG. I served in the MFO Sinai, Egypt in 2002. Hurricane Katrina/Rita in 2005. OEF/Afghan in 2006.
Misty Massey
Misty Massey
Class of 1986
Air Force, 4 Years

Served 4 years in the USAF.
Orville Duncan
Orville Duncan
Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years

Petty Officer 2nd Class, Vietnam, USS Valley Forge LPH-8
R. Fred Fish
R. Fred Fish
Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years

Ft. Lewis, Ft. Polk, Vietnam ("B" Company, 2nd Bn, 8th Cav., 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile)--67-68
Website: Eager Arms 1967-1968
www.eagerarms.com/
Ron Boyles
Ron Boyles
Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years

Assigned as a Special Agent with the Air Force Office of Investigation. Served Vietnam, Korea, Germany (6 years).
Ronald H Schultz
Ronald H Schultz
Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years

US Army Aviator, Flew UH1-H Helicopter "Huey". Vietnam Apr68 to Apr69 with B Co. 229th Combat Avn Bn, 1st Air Cavalry, Retired as Major from reserves.
ROSEMARY L PRENTICE
ROSEMARY L PRENTICE
Class of 1980
Air Force, 5 Years

CABLE ANTENNA SYSTEMS SPECIALIST
GRIFFISS AFB, NY
ROSEMARY L PRENTICE
ROSEMARY L PRENTICE
Class of 1980
Army, 2 Years

91D OPERATING ROOM TECHNICIAN
Russell Johnson
Russell Johnson
Class of 1974
Navy, 10 Years

Served on the USS Sterett CG-31, USS Enterprise CVN-65, USS Mount Hood AE-29 and the Pudget Sound Naval Shipyard.
thomas maher
thomas maher
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Viet Nam 70-71
Tiffany Halberg (Motley)
Tiffany Halberg (Motley)
Class of 2000
Army, 8 Years

Truck Driver, Training NCO, GSA Fleet Manager. Did 3 tours over seas. About to get out in July of 2012 to start a new career.

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