Military Alumni

Military 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

Albert Schoessow Sr
Albert Schoessow Sr Class of 1958
Air Force, 12 Years
4 years active two out then 6 more reserves
Andrew MacMannis
Andrew MacMannis Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Numerous billets and places. Currently the Commanding Officer of Training Command for the Marine Corps in Quantico Virginia.
Anthony (Tony) Veloudas
Anthony (Tony) Veloudas Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired Master Sergeant, (E7), 20 years & 2 weeks. Served in Germany, England, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Texas, Mississippi, Indiana, Louisiana, Virginia.
ANTHONY AVERY Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years
Anthony Avery
Anthony Avery Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years
Served in US Army Reserves from 2003-2009. Was deployed to Iraq to serve in OIF 06-08 in 2006.
Beverly J. Bowme
Beverly J. Bowme Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
72Echo - Telecommunications Specialist Basic Training: Ft McClellan AL 1st Permanent Party: 7th Special Forces Group Ft Bragg NC 2nd Permanent Party: 5th Signal Command Heidelberg, West Germany
Brian Beem
Brian Beem Class of 1995
Army, 13 Years
Cavalry Scout out of Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Currently serving in Afghanistan.
Brian Beem
Brian Beem Class of 1995
Army, 13 Years
Currently a Cavalry Scout out of Fort Wainwright, Alaska. Currently serving in Afghanistan
Charles Vespa
Charles Vespa Class of 1951
Air Force, 20+ Years
MSgt (USAF RET.) 23 Years. Served in England, Germany, France, Thailand & many state-side assignments. Suffolk County, LI, NY as Recruiting Service Supervisor, and Administrative Supervisor at other bases.
Clifton H. Smith, Jr.
Clifton H. Smith, Jr. Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years
Spent 16 years overseas. Retired at the rank of SFC.
David Baumgarte
David Baumgarte Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
US Navy Photographers Mate Retired in 2000.
David Gratton
David Gratton Class of 1980
Air Force, 4 Years
Airborne Command Post Radio Maintenance Technician on the "Looking Glass"
Dennis Primiano
Dennis Primiano Class of 1998
Air Force, 10 Years
Still serving on active duty
Dina Possenti
Dina Possenti Class of 1991
Air Force, 3 Years
Served in the Air Force Medical Service from 1998 - 2001.
Douglas Ellison
Douglas Ellison Class of 1986
Air Force, 14 Years
14 year member of the USAF Band in Washington DC. I have been assigned and deployed worldwide. In 06 my father (former Army Major) and I brought my nephew into the family military fold as a US Army 2nd Lt after his West Point graduation.
Eric O. Peterson
Eric O. Peterson Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in Germany, 322nd Combat Support Group, Legal section
Eric O. Peterson
Eric O. Peterson Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
322 Combat Support Group Rhein-Main AB , West Germany
Eric Platel
Eric Platel Class of 1989
Army, 3 Years
was in dessert storm
Franklyn  Williams
Franklyn Williams Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years
USAF SSGT 1966 - 1970
Hank Tillman
Hank Tillman Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years
Presently Commander (O-5) 11 years active duty Pacific Fleet, including 2 deployments to Persian Gulf/Indian Ocean. 13 years Reserve duty in California and Texas Recalled and served in Khowst Province, Afghanistan 2007-2008

Classmates Spotlight

Arlington High School Classmates

Diane Welz
Class of '71

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Class of 1986 and 1987

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