Belle Vernon High School Alumni

Belle Vernon, 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


Class of 0
, Years

Carl Duda
Carl Duda
Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years

Served as a Corpsman with FMF Infantry USMC for 15 years. Served with Army for 6 years.

Combat Operations:
Operations Desert Shield/Storm
Operation Gothic Serpent
Operation Enduring Freedom
Operation Iraqi Freedom
chaz glaser
chaz glaser
Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 8 Years

served in 1st batallion 3rd marines stationed in hawaii
Daryle Fields
Daryle Fields
Class of 1981
Army, 10 Years

serve in the National Gaurd ,Reserves and active dutyoperation freedom in Panama
Dick jOHNSTON
Dick jOHNSTON
Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years

26 year Navy Chief Petty Officer serving worldwide and in Vietnam in 1968-1969. Finishing 101 of 105 in my graduating class, with guidance and dertermination all can make it. Must have been tough on the teachers working with those of us with ADHD AND DIXLEXIA. Hope to see you all at the Reunion next year. 55 years. Please drop a line if you read this.
Dorothy Wozniak
Dorothy Wozniak
Class of 1984
National Guard, 20+ Years

24 years Air National Guard
1989-2003 -271st Combat Comm Sq Ft.Indiantown Gap
2003-present- 193rd Special Ops Wing
Eileen Breakiron Whitaker
Eileen Breakiron Whitaker
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as an Administrative Assistant at Plattsburgh AFB, NY, Elmendorf AFB, AK and Bergstrom AFB, TX.
GENE HEPPLE
GENE HEPPLE
Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years

COMING UP ON 26 YEARS
Greg Bucci
Greg Bucci
Class of 1993
Army, 9 Years

Served with the 459th Engineering Company in Centeral America in '99 and Iraq from 2003-2004.
Heather Ferencz (Kunsa)
Heather Ferencz (Kunsa)
Class of 2000
Army, 2 Years

Served 2 1/2 years in the Army. Spent a year in Iraq for Operation Iraq Freedom from Jan. 05 to Jan. 06.
James Sterner
James Sterner
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired after 24 years of Service in 2001.
James Sterner
James Sterner
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired from the Air Force in 2001 after 24 years.
Jason Usher
Jason Usher
Class of 1992
Army, 16 Years

Two tours in Iraq. Won multiple awards to include the Combat Infantry Badge and The Meratorious Service Medal
Jeffrey Axton
Jeffrey Axton
Class of 2001
Army, 6 Years

Entered Army reserves in 1999. Served under departmant of homeland security from 2002-2004. Currently Deployed to Al Anbar province of Iraq from Jan05-Jun06.
Jeffrey D Axton
Jeffrey D Axton
Class of 2001
Army, 9 Years

Sgt. 2 tours Operation Iraqi Freedom 2004-2006/2007-2008. 1 tour Dept. of Homeland Security. 2002-2004. Military Police, and Infantry.
Jerry Dye
Jerry Dye
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

Worked in aircraft maintenance. Retired in 2011.
Jesse Ferrari
Jesse Ferrari
Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Im a 0811 that is a Cannon CrewMan with Kilo Btry 3/10 stationed in Camp Lejeune Nc Im a Cpl and about to pick up Sergeant
Jim Lenhart
Jim Lenhart
Class of 1967
Army, 4 Years

Army Security Agency - 3 yrs, 8 Mos, 9 days
Judi Sterner Grant
Judi Sterner Grant
Class of 1975
Air Force, 18 Years

Retired in 1993
Julie Hughes
Julie Hughes
Class of 1987
Army, 9 Years

Served as a Food Inspector with the Veterinary Services from 1987 - 1996. Served in 1991 during Desert Storm. Served in Alaska from 1994 - 1996.

Classmates Spotlight

Belle Vernon High School Classmates

Jessica Ricker
Class of '00

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