Military Alumni

Military 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

ADC(AW) DAVID W. QUINN
ADC(AW) DAVID W. QUINN Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
AIRMAN TO CHIEF AVIATION MACHINST MATE 1966-1997. ATTACK SQUADRON 94 ON "BONNIE DICK" VIETNAM T0 NAS OCEANA AIMD P/P TEST CELL CHIEF. USNR ACTAVATED FOR DESERT ST0RM. RETIRED 1997. VFW 9473 STATE COLOR GUARD & MASTER MASON / SHRINERS MILITARY L.O.H. !
Adin Colon
Adin Colon Class of 1999
Army, 5 Years
Served in Iraq twice. Airborne, Air Assault qualified. now in FT. Carson, CO.
Anthony "Tony" Cook
Anthony "Tony" Cook Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
U.S. Navy x 22 years. Operations Specialist Senior Chief Petty Officer, Retired. Homeported out of Yokosuka, Japan 1981-1983 and San Diego, Ca. 1984-1/2003.
Anthony Leggiero
Anthony Leggiero Class of 1985
Air Force, 17 Years
USAF Active Duty stationed at Loring AFB, ME from 1991-1994. Re-enlisted in 1999 as a flight medic with the 139 AES at Stratton (currently a member of). Participated in Operation Restore Hope/Desert Shield/Desert Storm/Enduring Freedom/Iraqi Freedom, and proudly enough hold some "firsts"---First Air Force AE crew to deploy post 9-11; crew member on the first AE mission evacuating patients from Mississippi to Texas in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.
Brian Hilts
Brian Hilts Class of 1986
Air Force, 4 Years
Communications/Navigation Systems Specialist, Travis AFB CA
Charles Steenburgh
Charles Steenburgh Class of 1958
Navy, 20+ Years
7 Years Missile and Fire Control (Radar) Technician, 14 Years Nuclear Submarine Officer. Retired as Lieutenant Commander.
David E Seigle
David E Seigle Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
Served in Vietnam, honored to receive the City of Amsterdam Srevice medal.
David Seigle
David Seigle Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
Served in Vietnam. Also received the City of Amsterdam Service Medal.
Frederick M.Jenness
Frederick M.Jenness Class of 1963
Navy, 3 Years
U.S. Navy Seabees, EA1(Engineer), MCB-3, Seabee Team 0312, Vietnam: 1968-1970. Combat Action Ribbon, awarded the Purple Heart Medal by Senator Amy Klobuchar (Mn.) December 23, 2013. Golden Valley, Minnesota.
Jacqueline Danise
Jacqueline Danise Class of 1992
Army, 9 Years
Served 6 years in the AMEDD as an enlisted soldier prior to receiving a Commission in the Army Nurse Corps.
Jason Haberacker
Jason Haberacker Class of 2004
Army, 6 Years
Deployed to afghanistan 2007-2008. Awarded purple heart and other service medals
Jeff Radke
Jeff Radke Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
World traveler. Communications Maintenance Technician.
Jim Kietzmann
Jim Kietzmann Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years
Served 28 years in various locations in the United States, Europe and Asia. Completed 2two combat tours in Iraq. Awards include 2 Bronze Stars, 3 Meritorious Service Medals, 6 Army Comendation Medals, 7 Army Achievement Medals, Iraqi Campaign Medal, Korean Service Medal, Kosovo Campaign Medal, Air Assault Badge and Army Gold Recruiter Badge with 3 star saphires.
joey santiago
joey santiago Class of 1997
Air Force, 9 Years
assignments: hickam afb, hi patrick afb, fl andersen afb, gu keesler afb, ms deployments: moron ab, spain osan ab, korea thumrait, oman al jaber, kuwait ali ab, iraq balad ab, iraq currently: kandahar ab, afghanistan
Joseph A. Marcuccio
Joseph A. Marcuccio Class of 1977
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years
Lithographer First Class Retired Guantanamo Bay Cuba, USS Independence CV 62, USS Yellowstone, Rochester NY Reserve Center, Glens Falls NY Reserve, New Port Rhode Island, Norfolk VA, Weapons Station Earle New Jersey
Kathleen Schwartz (Sadler)
Kathleen Schwartz (Sadler) Class of 1971
Air Force, 6 Years
Medical Materiels Specialist, Little Rock AFB, Arkansas
Linda Poltorak Taylor
Linda Poltorak Taylor Class of 1977
Air Force, 6 Years
Medical Laboratory Tech; worked in Montgomery, Alabama at Maxwell Air Force Base and in the Air National Guard in Montgomery.
LtCol (ret) Bob Kruger, USAF, MC
LtCol (ret) Bob Kruger, USAF, MC Class of 1970
, 20+ Years
An amazing 22 year career with the USAF, retiring in 2003 as an internal medicine physician. Two deployments, including the first wave of defenders right after September 11, 2001. Still serving in Civil Service as a Wilford Hall geriatric internist.
mark g. biasi
mark g. biasi Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 6 Years
two tours overseas, weapons instructor,marksmanship instructor
Miguel A. Kercado
Miguel A. Kercado Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years
Spent 4 years active duty - Financial Management Specialist - Vandenberg Air Force Base, CA 21+ years California Air National Guard. 144th Fighter Wing. Lt Col - Deputy Group Commander for Maintenance

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Class of '99

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AHS Class of 1978 Reunion

Organizational Meeting....Feb.4 7pm Imperial Lanes Lounge. Please come share ideas, we want to decide on a time and plac...
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