Baldwin High School Alumni

Baldwin, New York (NY)

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

Anthony J. Dannible
Anthony J. Dannible
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Memorial Affairs (Grave Registration) MOS 57F20
Vietnam Era Veteran
Honorably discharged 1973
Arthur Strunk
Arthur Strunk
Class of 1948
Navy, 20+ Years

Enlisted US Naval Reserve 1950-52
Officer US Navy 1952-74. Retired Captain. Commanded USS Brister (DER-327) and USS Hank (DD-702). Served on staffs of Commander -in-Chief Pacific and the Chief of Naval Operations. Legion of Merit.
Brian Gregory
Brian Gregory
Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served at Parris Island, SC, 29 Palms, CA, Camp LeJeune, NC, Okinawa, Japan and Korea
DANIEL RICHARD 'doc' HOFMANN SR
DANIEL RICHARD 'doc' HOFMANN SR
Class of 1952
Navy, 8 Years

FOUR YEARS REGULAR,FOUR YEARS INACTIVE RESERVE. 1952-1960, AVIATION ELECTRONICS. AIR SEA RESCUE, ARGENTIA, NFLD-VJ-62, NAS NORFOLK, VA.

BON HOMME RICHARD, 1952- KOREA HIGH PHOTOGRAPHIC,NORTH AMERICAN SAVAGE
Donald (Skip) Greene
Donald (Skip) Greene
Class of 1962
Navy, 6 Years

FTM3, 2 tours in Viet Nam
Fred Scharf
Fred Scharf
Class of 1973
Army, 20+ Years

Retired First Seargeant, 300th Field Hospital
Operation Desert Storm
John Hughes
John Hughes
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

Served throughout the 7th Fleet, Pacific Ocean, '69-73', in the U.S. Naval Intelligence Service, assigned to the U.S.N.Security Group, Our motto was "In God we trust, all others we monitor". Nicknamed "Spooks" by other Naval personnel - we served in foreign countries, on many ships and submarines, based on our mission. Curently retired, living in Weeki Wachee, Florida with Alicia, my wife of 28 yrs. Our daugher, Erin and our grandson Jacob, live close by in Florida., which is a joy. Love the sunshine state.
John Scott Fraser
John Scott Fraser
Class of 1970
Army, 40 Years

Drafted 1971 Retired 2013 CW5 40 years continuous service
Joseph Diaz
Joseph Diaz
Class of 2000
Navy, 4 Years

Served 3.5 years in the Iraqi Enduring Freedom war from 2001-2004 overseas in Yokosuka, Japan. Aboard the USS Kitty Hawk CV-63, now decommissioned.
Joseph Murray
Joseph Murray
Class of 1983
Navy, 6 Years

Served from 1984-1990
Kevin Tracey
Kevin Tracey
Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years

Weather observer, forecaster
Lawrence A McTernan
Lawrence A McTernan
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Fleet Marine Force Navy Corpsman with M3/9, 3rd MARDIV FMF during Fall of Saigon and evacuation of US Embassy at Pnohm Penh.
Lawrence A McTernan
Lawrence A McTernan
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Fleet Marine Force Corpsman with Mike 3/9 during Operation Frequent Wind (Saigon airlift) and Eagle Pull (Cambodia)
Richard Cortell
Richard Cortell
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Sp. 4,Combat Engineer with the 1st Cav in RVN 1968. Quite an experience.

Thanks to Marine, Bob Dunphy, another B.H.S. alumni, I have experienced another 50+ years of life.
Robert H. Wilgus
Robert H. Wilgus
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

Completed 22 years of honorable service in the Army. Served overseas in Vietnam, Korea, and the Republic of Panama. Stateside assignments included: Fort Hood, Fort Eustis, Hunter Army Airfield, and Fort Rucker. All this time was spent in Aviation (UH-1s, AH-1s, UH-60s, and AH-64s. I retired in 1993
Robert Nelson
Robert Nelson
Class of 1970
Army, 6 Years

West Point grad; Airborne Ranger Engineer. Served in Korea, Fort Bragg, Fort Bliss
Robert Segelken
Robert Segelken
Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years

served 4 years active and 2 years inactive reserve USS BRISCOE DD977
Thomas Poli
Thomas Poli
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

spent 3 years in Vietnam
Walter F. (Wally) McTernan
Walter F. (Wally) McTernan
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

I served for 23 years on active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps. (I ran into a few fellow Baldwinites in the Corps: LtCol. Dennis Verzera BHS '67, LCpl. Danny Williams '67, Cpl. Steve Schmitt '68, LtCol. Scott Bradley '78, 1stLt Jimmy Dellasalla '79). Baldwin always sent good guys into the Corps. Semper Fidelis!
Walter Raney
Walter Raney
Class of 1952
Navy, 20+ Years

Interior Communications Electrician 1st Class. Served on 3 ships, 2 tours of shore duty in Submarine Base Groton Conn also did a tour of duty in Siagon, Viet Nam 1965 and 1966. Retired in Sept. 1973

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Class of '70

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