Athens Area High School Alumni

Athens, 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

Allen McMichael
Allen McMichael
Class of 1985
Navy, 8 Years

AW aircrew on H-3 and H-60's. Deployed oboard USS America and USS Roosevelt.
Alvah R. Crawford
Alvah R. Crawford
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Security police
Bryce Sheffler
Bryce Sheffler
Class of 1968
Navy, 1 Years

san diego
calven reeve
calven reeve
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

was stationed in washington DC 1965
calven reeve
calven reeve
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

stationed in washington DC
Charles Ford
Charles Ford
Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 7 Years

0811, Field Artillery 1985-1988.
Marine Security Forces 1988-1992. U.S. embassies Belgrade, Yugoslavia; Paris, France, and Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo. U.S. Consulate Shenyang, People's Republic of China.
Christopher Coyne
Christopher Coyne
Class of 1998
Air Force, 9 Years

Tactical Aircraft Maintenance Craftsman
DONALD RAYMOND
DONALD RAYMOND
Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years

Primarily submarine service
George C. Claypool
George C. Claypool
Class of 1960
Army, 3 Years

served three years in then known as
ASA now AIS
Herbert Kurtz
Herbert Kurtz
Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years

Retired after 21 years of service as an E8/ MSG. Tours included Hawaii, New York,Texas, Greece, Kansas, Tailand, Japan, Korea, Bosnia, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, and Iraq.
Jack Mitchell
Jack Mitchell
Class of 1956
Navy, 20+ Years

Served as a "Fightin Bulldog" from Athens.
Jack Mitchell
Jack Mitchell
Class of 1956
Navy, 20+ Years

Best Thing that ever happened was going into the Navy.
James Canning
James Canning
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 17 Years

James left Athens in 1980 to Join the Marines. He received his Diploma in 1981. He served 3 tours overseas including 1 in Beirut Lebanon. He joined the Army National Guard in 1990. In 2003 he was activated for duty in Jordan and then combat in Ar-Ramadi Iraq from 2003 to 2004. Due to injuries in Iraq, he left the Army for the last time in May 2006. He now owns a armed security agency.
Joe Kinsman
Joe Kinsman
Class of 1985
Navy, 4 Years

Submarine
John Mitchell
John Mitchell
Class of 1956
Navy, 20+ Years

Served in many theaters on land and 14 ships
Joseph Robbins
Joseph Robbins
Class of 1990
Navy, 11 Years

Six years in submarines as a nuclear-field machinist's mate. Five years in a variety of surface ships as a surface warfare officer.
Ken Curtis
Ken Curtis
Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years

A Gunner's Mate who served honorable for 1984 to 2007. Served in Italy for two years, completed 8 deployments over sea(one in support of operation Dessert Storm). Retired as a Chief Petty Officer in Sep 2007.
MANVILLE HUNTER
MANVILLE HUNTER
Class of 1979
Air Force, 8 Years

4392 TRANS SQ VANDENBERG AFB .CA. 4 YEARS. 18 COMPONENT REPAIR SQUADRON ,OKINAWA JAPAN. 4 YEARS, HOHNRABLE DISCHARGE 1987, NOW RESIDE IN HOLLYWOOD FLORIDA WITH WIFE AND 3 CHILDREN, SON NOW IN AIR FORCE.
Matthew Kleese
Matthew Kleese
Class of 1991
Army, 12 Years

Battalion Surgeon for 1AD frontline in Iraq 2003-2004
Pat Campbell
Pat Campbell
Class of 1970
Army, 7 Years

Recovery Specialist: Operated M88 Tank Recovery Vehicle (the vehicle that knocked over Saddam's statute in Iraq)
Spent 4 years in Germany, 2 in Colorado. Also served in Maryland and New Mexico

Classmates Spotlight

Athens Area High School Classmates

Edward Mann
Class of '64

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