United States Air Force Academy
Class of 1977
"Pride Rides" (Just Passin' Thru)

Graduated: 867 1 June 1977

Active duty AF: 38
Deceased: 36
Retired: 397
Separated: 418
Other Services: 14
(from the 2014 Register)

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40th reunion will be from 11-15 October.
We'll be playing UNLV at home that weekend. More info to follow soon.

Gone But Not Forgotten
Batton, James M. 17 January 2016 Loudon, TN
Beauclair, Thomas John 30 August 1983 Aircraft Accident; NAS Oceana, VA
Borthwick, Ronald Russell 25 January 1983 Hang Gliding Accident; Rancho Cordova, CA
Conway, Timothy Owen 11 April 1978 Aircraft Accident; Enterprise, AL
Dettmar, Paul Allen 29 Dec 2014 Centreville, VA
Evans, G. Douglas 6 Mar 2015 Batesville, IN
Gerardi, Michael D. 11 September 1974 Aircraft Accident; Alamosa, CO
Graper, John Robert 21 December 1979 Aircraft Accident; Gorman, CA
Gress, Roderic Guy 28 February 1984 Aircraft Accident;Zaragoza, SP
Harrod, Scott B. 23 February 2016  
Hinkin, Daniel T. 5 August 2013 Manhattan, KS
Hinoki, Stanley Gary 21 March 1985 Aircraft Accident; Ft Hood, TX
Hurdle, Karl John 10 Feb 2017  
Kumpf, Richard Lee 30 June 1979 Aircraft Accident; Taos, NM
Lockhart, Greg L. 14 April 2015 Alexandria, VA
Manglicmot, Ernest G. "Greg" 4 Dec 2014 Plano, TX
Marsh, Clarence Talmage III 19 May 1995 Aircraft Accident; White Sands, NM
Martin, David Franklin 14 May 1983 Auto Accident; WV
Mason, David Dean 15 January 1985 Helicopter Accident; Honolulu, HI
Morris, Steven Jerome 2 August 1978 Aircraft Accident; Del Rio, TX
McGuire, David Michael 17 September 1992 Aircraft Accident; Upper Heyford RAF, GB
McNiel, Daniel L. 17 June 2011 Fort Collins, CO
Pineiro, Francisco Jr 8 November 1982 Aircraft Accident; Eglin AFB, FL
Shadbegian, Mark Daniel 8 Sep 1978 Aircraft Accident; Lake Conway, AR
Sizemore, Mark Alan 5 July 1988 Aircraft Accident; Arivaca, AZ
Slate, Stephen 19 September 2009 Colorado Springs, CO
Soisson, Thomas Jeffrey 11 January 1993 Warren, MI
Southrey, John Stephen 17 Sep 86 Aircraft Accident; Wells, NY
Spott, Derrick Brian 28 September 1990 Witchita, KS
Stone, Harley Ray 8 July 1979 Albuquerque, NM
Thomas, Edward Lee 7 April 1983 Aircraft Accident; Nellis AFB, NV
Tunis, Mark Chipman 13 November 1981 Pittsburg, PA
Vornbrock, Edward Kessler 26 Oct 2005 Atlanta, GA
Weaver, Larry Wayne 26 November 2012 Corsicana, TX
Wettarau, Gary Paul September 2015  
Willz, William Phillip August 1999 Fowler, CO