Yucca Valley High School Alumni

Yucca Valley, 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

Adam Smith
Adam Smith
Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Primarily 0311 Infantry Rifleman
3 Deployments overseas 2 to Iraq.
Alexander Moore
Alexander Moore
Class of 2005
Army, 8 Years

Communications Officer, Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan 2012-2013), Operation Inherent Resolve (Iraq 2016-2017)
Alma kubiak
Alma kubiak
Class of 1992
Air Force, 4 Years

Stationed at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. Nursing !
Andre M. Melanson
Andre M. Melanson
Class of 1983
Air Force, 18 Years

I am currently a Medical Administrative Craftsman working out of March Air Reserve Base, CA and was an Inventory Management Specialist for ten years.
Anita Doreen Milligan (Smith)
Anita Doreen Milligan (Smith)
Class of 1969
Navy, 3 Years

El Centro NAF
AUSTIN STORY(CANDELLA)
AUSTIN STORY(CANDELLA)
Class of 2003
Army, 7 Years

STILL SERVING
Bob Castillo
Bob Castillo
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Served from March 1972 to July 1975
Behavioral Science Specialist
Ft Knox, KY and Seoul, Korea
Brian Keene
Brian Keene
Class of 2005
Air Force, 8 Years

Operation Iraqi Freedom
Bryan Morrow
Bryan Morrow
Class of 1992
Navy, 6 Years

Served tours on the USS Sterett (CG-31) and the USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63). Was a boiler technician 3rd class.
Bryan Morrow
Bryan Morrow
Class of 1992
Navy, 6 Years

Boiler Tech on USS Kitty Hawk
Bryan W Morrow
Bryan W Morrow
Class of 1992
Navy, 6 Years

BT2 did 3 deployments aboard USS Sterett (CG-31) USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)
Dana Marie Alexander
Dana Marie Alexander
Class of 1993
Army, 11 Years

Currently in the process of becoming a nurse, but as of now, I am a Radiology Technologist. I was a Medic for the first 5 years of my enlistment, and then re-enlisted so I could go to Radiology school.
Currently a Staff Sergeant.
Dustin M Smith
Dustin M Smith
Class of 1993
Air Force, 3 Years

Served in Kuwait
Eric Jensen
Eric Jensen
Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years

Enlisted May 1975 delayed entry program, July 1975 NTC Orlando, FL. Nov. 1975 Submarine school Groton, Conn. Jan 1976 USS SAILFISH (SS572) Qualified Submarines 1977, Decommissioned USS SAILFISH SEPT 1978 transferred USS DOLPHIN (AGSS555). May 1979 Honorable Discharge; Rank: EN2SS. DIESEL BOATS FOREVER!
Eric Jensen
Eric Jensen
Class of 1975
Navy, 4 Years

Enlisted May 1975 delayed entry program, July 1975 NTC Orlando, FL. Nov. 1975 Submarine school Groton, Conn. Jan 1976 USS SAILFISH (SS572) Qualified Submarines 1977, Decommissioned USS SAILFISH SEPT 1978 transferred USS DOLPHIN (AGSS555). May 1979 Honorable Discharge; Rank: EN2SS. DIESEL BOATS FOREVER!
Gary J Burkholder
Gary J Burkholder
Class of 1978
Navy, 12 Years

1980-1982: Enlisted, MM2
1982-1985: NROTC, USNR, Univ of Washington
1985-1992: Commissioned Officer, LT; USS Valdez; SWOSCOLCOM, Newport RI.
Glen E. Myers
Glen E. Myers
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

1972-2002 Southeast Asia-Southwest Asia
Jeremy Simmons
Jeremy Simmons
Class of 1999
Navy, 10 Years

Ship's Serviceman
Medical Corpsman
Joe boring
Joe boring
Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 11 Years

Us
Justin Barnes
Justin Barnes
Class of 1997
Navy, 5 Years

Served on USS Abraham Lincoln for 2 years before cross rating into a Constuction Electrician operating under JSOC/ 5th Fleet Command for a Boeing satellite commucations project in the Middle East region
Justin Richard Waite
Justin Richard Waite
Class of 2000
Navy, 3 Years

US Navy Seabees
Kyle H Slotta
Kyle H Slotta
Class of 2002
Army, 8 Years

Sgt. Kyle Slotta, USA
Crew Chief for Black Hawk Helicopter
2 tours of South Korea
1 tour of Iraq

Currently stationed in California as a Recruiter in Hemet.
Mark Aid
Mark Aid
Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years

Having a blast! I am currently assigned at NAS Fallon, Nevada as the Maintenance Officer for the Search and Rescue team.

Hueys rule!
Martin Dierx
Martin Dierx
Class of 1989
Navy, 20+ Years

PRIDE RUNS DEEP!!! Hooyah, Submarine Service!!
Michael Gully
Michael Gully
Class of 2004
Army, 2 Years

I am a US Army Mental Health Specialist, i have been in for two years so far. I plan to go Green to Bold and become a Army nurse.
Paul A Livermore
Paul A Livermore
Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years

Military career included 3 tours to Korea, 1 deployment to Afghanistan. Recipient of the Purple Heart and Bronze Star
raymond larson
raymond larson
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years

m.p
Richard Moyer
Richard Moyer
Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years

Submarine Service -- The Silent Service
Steve Jackson
Steve Jackson
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

At 17, he earned his GED (from Sky High School), and then joined the US Navy. He served with distinction through the Cold War, and both Gulf Wars. Completed 24 years of service and retired as a "Command Master Chief" in 2005.
steven howell
steven howell
Class of 1997
Army, 13 Years

tanker
Tracy Howard
Tracy Howard
Class of 1988
Air Force, 10 Years

I served 10 years in the Air Force as a Medical Laboratory Technician. I was discharged in 2001 as an E-5/Staff Sergeant. I spent my entire career on the East Coast at several different bases and left the service to stay home with my two young children at the time.
tricia reyes
tricia reyes
Class of 2001
Navy, 6 Years

eisenhower for 4 years....currently in kuwait
Will McKannay
Will McKannay
Class of 1988
Army, 15 Years

Still proudly serving
william stevenson
william stevenson
Class of 2002
Coast Guard, 2 Years

underway alot to exotic places. busting drug smugglers and illegal immigrants trying to get into the united states.
william stevenson
william stevenson
Class of 2002
Coast Guard, 2 Years

saving lives, and keeping drugs off the streets of america. currently on the USCGC THETIS out of Key West, Fl.

Classmates Spotlight

Yucca Valley High School Classmates

Joani Ozaeta
Class of '94

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