Abington High School Alumni

Abington, Pennsylvania (PA)

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

Jim Mitchell
Jim Mitchell
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

24 years service. 1969-1973 Heliocopter chief chief/flight mechnic.1973-1993 Medical Service Superintendent. Stationed overseas in Vietnam,Phillipines,Germany, Guam and Korea. Deployed for Desert Shield/Storm before retiring.
Last duty assignment 88th Medical group, Wright-Patterson AFB. Married with four children. Medically retired since 2002. Dedicated House Husband, Red Cross Volunteer and Scout Leader.
Joe Smalley
Joe Smalley
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

66 - 67 - 68 - U.S. Army - Sgt. E5 - 114th Assault Helicopter Co. Vinh Long Vite Nam , Crew Chief/ door gunner.
John House
John House
Class of 1955
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in Conus, Europe, and the Far East.
John J. Pritz
John J. Pritz
Class of 1959
Navy, 10 Years

Navy Hospital Corpsman attached to the USMC, Viet Nam, injured at Da Nang.
John M. Bauerle
John M. Bauerle
Class of 1963
Marine Corps Reserve, 6 Years

Corporal John M. Bauerle – U.S. Marine Reserves
2nd Battalion, 25th Marines (2/25), 4th Marine Division, Company H, Albany, NY
Volunteered on August 10, 1965 and Honorably Discharged on August 9, 1971
Served 6 Months on Active Duty, October 1965 to April 1966 Parris Island, SC & Camp Le Jeune, NC. Served 5 ½ Years Reserved duty (one weekend a month and two weeks during the summer).
JohnAvram
JohnAvram
Class of 1958
Navy, 20+ Years

Aircrew, Anti-Submarine Warfare Operator
Laurel Sauer
Laurel Sauer
Class of 2000
Army, 6 Years

I joined the Army Reserves as a junior in high school. In November 2001 I went active duty.After training for months, I got stationedin Fort Knox KY.
Leonard Van Gaasbeek
Leonard Van Gaasbeek
Class of 1948
Marine Corps, 12 Years

Infantry Officer, E.O.D. Officer, Inspector Instructor, Served in Korea, Japan, Okinawa, Camp Pendleton, Camp Lejune, New Bedford MA
Lynn Owens
Lynn Owens
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 2 Years

PFC. Vietnam Veteran-assigned to 1st Marine Div. FLC @ Danang
martin milligan
martin milligan
Class of 1987
Navy, 20+ Years

Joined the navy after high school and made a career out of it. I will retire at the end of 09 and begin my second career.
matthew conway
matthew conway
Class of 1980
Army, 10 Years

served as army surgeon in medical reserves. tours of duty as combat surgeon for OEF in 2002 and OIF in 2003.
Matthew Conway
Matthew Conway
Class of 1980
Army Reserves, 10 Years

Served tours of duty for operations enduring freedom (afghanistan) with 947th forward surgical team as a combat sugeon in 2002 and operation iraqi freedom (baghdad) with 912th forward surgical team (as part of 147 FSB 2nd BCT 1st AD) as a combat surgeon in 2003.
Mike Tethers
Mike Tethers
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

4 years service in Viet Nam as gunnersmate 3rd class. aboard destroyer USS DeHAVEN .
Ray Arment
Ray Arment
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

28 1/2 years in Infantry and Military Intelligence. Key assignments included Chief of Army Intelligence for Central and South America (90-94) and Commander, Balkans Intelligence Task Force on the JCS (95-98).
Richard D. Naylor
Richard D. Naylor
Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years

3 1/2 years stationed at Dow AFB, Bangor, Maine. 1960-64
Richard Dixon
Richard Dixon
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

USAREUR
86th Med. Det.
Geissen, Germany
January 1972 to August 1974
Richard P. Weil
Richard P. Weil
Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years

B-66 pilot - reunion 2010
Richard Scott
Richard Scott
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Combat Engineer - 1st Engineer Battalion - 1st Marine Division - Republic of Vietnam 11/67 to 12/68
Rick Beck
Rick Beck
Class of 1966
Navy, 9 Years

Served as a carrier pilot on the west coast
Robert (Bob) Tobin
Robert (Bob) Tobin
Class of 1967
Air Force, 6 Years

USAFR Biloxi, MS, Willow Grove Air Reserve Base TSgt. Airborne Navigational Repair Tech. 913 TAG

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Jon Austin
Class of '76

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