Bayside High School Alumni

Virginia Beach, Virginia (VA)

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

John D. Santivasci Jr.
John D. Santivasci Jr.
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

June 1970 to July 1990, Retired MSgt, Vietnam 1972-1973, Air Force One (Presidential Aircraft) for 15 years, Greece 1981.
John E. Dilts
John E. Dilts
Class of 1987
Navy Reserves, 20+ Years

C9 - Aircrew, Aircrew Instructor with over 1,500 hours - Aviation Mechanic (Hydraulics).
Julius W. Moore II
Julius W. Moore II
Class of 1995
Army, 24 Years

SFC Infantry (11B)
Kirby Meade
Kirby Meade
Class of 1982
Army, 14 Years

Served in Russia as part of Cooperative Threat Reduction Treaty dismantling nuclear weapons. Also served in the first Gulf War
Kymberly Spady-Grove
Kymberly Spady-Grove
Class of 1988
U.s. Public Health Service, 9 Years

I served in the U.S. Navy 7.5 years as a Yeoman. Now, I am a Clinical Social Worker/LCDR (O-4) serving in the U. S. Public Health.
Marc Whedbee
Marc Whedbee
Class of 1988
Army, 8 Years

Explosive Ordnance and Demolition / Land mine warfare 12 Charlie / 12 Bravo Sapper / LRP
MATT KESSLER
MATT KESSLER
Class of 1992
Navy, 4 Years

SURFACE WARFARE OFFICER
MICHAEL E ROGERS
MICHAEL E ROGERS
Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years

RETIRED AS FIRST SGT IN THE 82ND ABN DIVISION
Michael Mandzi
Michael Mandzi
Class of 1992
Army, 8 Years

Served in Somiala 93'
Michael Morris
Michael Morris
Class of 2001
Army, 9 Years

US ARMY Militay Police Currently serving in Afghanistan previous tours in Afghanistan and Iraq
Michael Rogers
Michael Rogers
Class of 1977
Army, 21 Years

First Sergeant of an Airborne Field Artillery Battery. Spent 3 years as a Drill Sergeant
Michelle (Mikki) Laska
Michelle (Mikki) Laska
Class of 1987
Army, 19 Years

Served 3 years with the 10th Mtn Div Band playing clarinet and living in the field with infantry guys at Ft. Drum, NY. Joined the Maryland National Guard Band for 9 years and went back on active duty in 2000 working Operations for The U.S. Army Field Band at Ft. Meade, MD. www.armyfieldband.com
Pat Northam
Pat Northam
Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years

Flight Engineer - C-5, C-22C, VC-137, B-707-300
Robert "Leo" Herbert
Robert "Leo" Herbert
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 12 Years

Enlisted 1970, Artillery FDC
Commissioned 1978, Artillery
Switched to US Army 1982 for 12 more years
Ronald L Schultz
Ronald L Schultz
Class of 1987
Army, 20+ Years

Enlisted as a M1A1 Armor crewmember. Deployed during Operation Desert Storm. Deployed 3 more times for IFOR, SFOR, and KFOR. Intrinsic Action 03-11- In Sept 2011 re-deployed to Kuwait for Operation Endearing Freedom
SGT McDowell, Richard R.
SGT McDowell, Richard R.
Class of 1980
Army, 20 Years

MFO Duty
Shana (Rodgers) Johnson
Shana (Rodgers) Johnson
Class of 2003
Navy, 11 Years

Information Systems Technician Petty Officer First Class. Served two tours onboard the USS George Washington, once in Norfolk, VA and once in Yokosuka, Japan. Served a 5 year tour on Naval Station Norfolk at Naval Computers and Telecommunications Area Master Station Alantic (providing service and support to ships and Navy commands from Mississippi River to Gulf of Oman). And served a tour onboard the USS Ronald Reagan after the 2015 Tri-Carrier Hull Swap. Will continue to serve proudly until I can no longer serve.
Steve wynne
Steve wynne
Class of 1980
Navy Reserves, 6 Years

Aviation Electrician, VC-12 Oceana
Taurence Edward Scott II
Taurence Edward Scott II
Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 1 Years

He has been in for almost two years and is an E-4 about too be an E-5 serving his country in afghanistan sept 12 th 2009 through april 12 th 2009
Tom L Walters
Tom L Walters
Class of 1970
Navy Reserves, 7 Years

vietnam tour, aviation ordnance tech.

Classmates Spotlight

Bayside High School Classmates

Danielle Sandlin
Class of '05

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School News

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