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
Adrian D-W. Farquharson Class of 1985
Air Force, 8 Years 4th Supply Squadron Seymour Johnson AFB, NC & Daharan Saudi Arabia
Alexa Striba Class of 1991
Navy, 19 Years U.S Navy... Ordnance Officer. Have traveled all over the world. Have served Operation Iraqui Freedom ,and Operation Enduring Freddom.
Andres Rodriguez Jr. Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years USAF - Started out as a B-52/KC-135 Crew Chief. Retired as Special Operations Programs/Operations Manager, Chief Instructor Flight Engineer in 1994. *·Professional Flight Engineer having flown over 6,000 hours on military aircraft encompassing involvement in Special Operations, Presidential/Vice-Presidential, DEA, NASA, Secret Service, State Dept., and both US and Foreign Diplomatic and Bilateral Support Missions. *·Maintained multiple flight certification and qualifications on three Special Operations aircrafts (MC-130E/H, HC-130E/H, and C-130E/H) accomplishing operational, testing, and training as a Chief Instructor Flight Engineer. *·Co-managed Special Operations Operational Centers for/with deployed worldwide flying squadrons. ·Extensive Middle Eastern, African, South American, European, and Worldwide Diplomatic Operational Experienced. ·Decorated Special Operations Combat Aircrew Veteran.
Anthony Boone Class of 1979
Navy, 6 Years Graduated the Navy's top enlisted program, Naval Nuclear Power School, 1980. Qualified Nuclear Propulsion Plant Mechanical Operator aboard USS ENTERPRISE CVN-65 1981-1985. Served oon two Western Pacific Deployments in the Persian Gulf, 1982-183, 1984. Humanitarian service award for rescuing boat people off the coast of Vietnam, 1984. Honorably discharged as Machinist Mate Petty Officer 1st Class, 1985
Anthony Rivera Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Served in the Marine Corps Reserves for 30 years with 17+ active duty.
Anthony Rivera Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Served on AD from 1977-1984 and reserves from 1988-2011.
Armando Diaz Jr. Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired
Arnold (Arnie) Dahl Class of 1961
Air Force, 6 Years I was an aircraft crew chief ON T-33's then a flight engineer and ECM operator on RB-66 reconnaissance aircraft stationed in France for two years. We flew the East German Border recording soviet SAM signals for evaluation and development of electronic countermeasures as a deterrent and defensive measure during support missions with US nuclear forces.
Benjamin Martinez Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years Communications Special Ammunitions Direct Support
Carlos Zengotita Class of 1974
Navy, 13 Years Join the USNavy 1974 Till 1987 as Aviation Technitian
Cesar Rodriguez Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years Aircraft Maintenance Technician
CHARLES POVEROMO Class of 1956
Air Force, 4 Years 1 YEAR IN RECIFE,BRAZIL AS FLT MECH ON C-124 GLOBEMASTER.FLYING TO ASCENSION ISLAND AND FERNANDO DE NORONHA BRING MAIL AND FOOD TO RADAR TRACKING SITES.1957 3 YEARS AT CHARLESTON AFB,SC AS CREW CHIEF ON C-121C SUPER CONSTELLATION
Claude V. Calia Class of 1960
Marine Corps, 5 Years Naval Aviator. Retired as a captain in 1966. Decorated veteran of 203 combat missions. Flew out of Danang and off the carrier "Iwo Jima."
Claudio Vianello Class of 1960
Marine Corps, 5 Years Multi decorated Marine pilot. 203 combat missions. Shot down twice in 1965.
Danny Jones Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 18 Years Almost 18 years in the Corps, primary MOS is airframe mech on Hueys and Cobras. Now going to Afghanistan for a year doing Civil Affairs work with the British govt. Just re-enlisted for my last two to hit retirement and then running my auto transport company full time.
David Sanabria Class of 1973
Air Force, 8 Years Crew chief for B-52, KC135, 141, and C-5. Stationed at Barksdale AFB from 73 - 77. Station at Rhein Main from 1977 - 1981. Moved to Connecticut in 1986 and Joined the CT Air National Guard - A-10. Retired in 2005
Duane Bowen Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years AF Logistician
Eddie Gonzalez Class of 1982
Air Force, 4 Years Crew Chief on C-5A
Eddie. C. Cortes Class of 1988
Navy, 15 Years From 1993 to 2008; Five deployments, nine and one/half years at sea, and almost two years on Limited Duty. Due to some heavy injuries I could not finish.
Eliezer Itara Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 4 Years VMA-AW-533, Aviation Electrician
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