Ypsilanti High School Alumni

Ypsilanti, Michigan (MI)

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!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Anthony John Janda
Anthony John Janda
Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 21 years AF/AFANG.Acft. 319th Bomb Wing, 321 Missile Wing,110th Fighter Wing. ICBM-3,KC-135,B-1B,T-37,T-38, B&H 16, OA-10 and A-10.Proud to have served.
Arrington, Woodrow
Arrington, Woodrow
Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years

27 years ,all over the world,its been a real hoot
Beverly Turman-Dawson
Beverly Turman-Dawson
Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years

Stationed in Grand Forks North Dakota 83-84,
Ramstein AB, Germany 84-92,
Langley AFB (Hampton), VA 92-02 (Retired)
Currently residing in Hampton, VA
David Coronado
David Coronado
Class of 1971
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Class of 1971, during Viet Nam, joined the US Marine Corps and spent 20 years, retiring in 1991
Jack McPherson
Jack McPherson
Class of 1973
Army, 3 Years

Fort Monmouth N.J. Signal corp. stationed in Germany 1/76th 3rd I.D. 1974-1976
Jerald W. Bidlack
Jerald W. Bidlack
Class of 1982
Air Force, 7 Years

Military Police
Jill Beaver
Jill Beaver
Class of 1978
Navy, 7 Years

Hospital Corpsman - X-ray Tech
Joseph Flynn
Joseph Flynn
Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years

Served on Submarines, aircraft and Surface Ships. Retired 2002.
Karen Miller
Karen Miller
Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years

Dental Technician
Wire System
Guidance Counselor/ recruiter
22 yes of service
Michael Guthrie
Michael Guthrie
Class of 1999
Navy, 2 Years

Serverd on the USS Anchorage LSD-36 as a diesel engineer. Was lead boat engineer during security boat patrols for the USS Cole in the Port of Aden.
Michael Starwas
Michael Starwas
Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Disbursing Clerk, Camp Pendleton, MAG36 KyHa,RVN 1964-68.
Mike Rickelmann
Mike Rickelmann
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Boot camp MCRD San Diego, Ca. Advanced infantry training at Camp Pendleton,Ca. Explosives and Demolition training at Quantico Vir. Graduated #2 in my class. Served in Viet Nam from Feb. 1968 to Mar. 1969. Released from active duty at Treasure Island, San Fransisco, Ca. When set free from active duty I was at the rank of sergeant E-5.
Nathan Dykes
Nathan Dykes
Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served in Hawaii and Okinawa
Randy Weiser
Randy Weiser
Class of 1975
Navy, 2 Years

Cryptological Tech - Vietnamese language
Robert Fox
Robert Fox
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served in FMF, Vietnam 71-72. Drill Instucter Parris Island 72-74
Robert Ilbom Park
Robert Ilbom Park
Class of 1978
Army, 8 Years

Served 2 years active ('82-'84) as an airborne/air assault Infantry in 101st Airborne, 3/327th Regiment (Infantry), Fort Campbell, KY. Reserves in MI and NJ until 1990.
Steven James (Hoyland) St-Clair
Steven James (Hoyland) St-Clair
Class of 1982
Army, 6 Years

Artillery basic at Ft. Sill, OK. Then to Babenhausen, Germany, then Ft.Carson, Co then to Ft.Richardson, Ak. Had a great time
W. George Blikken
W. George Blikken
Class of 1973
Navy, 15 Years

Started out a Seaman Recruit E-1 in 1974. Spent two years active duty and then 13 years in the reserves in order to get monies to pay for education. Spent 5 years in medical school and while and intern in the army reserves and ended up being the only Anesthesiologist in the history of the Kentucky National Guard. Resigned my commission in July 1989 just weeks before Saddam Husein invaded Kuwait and all medical personnel were put on hold. I was in the military from the end of Viet Nam to the start of dessert shield. A peace time soldier and sailor could not have planned it any better if I had ouija board for guidance. Finished as an O-3, Captain, in the Kentucky Army National Guard.
woodrow arrington
woodrow arrington
Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years

medic,preventive med,all over the world

Classmates Spotlight

Ypsilanti High School Classmates

Beth Gulyas
Class of '81

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James A Roof class of 1958 passed away

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