Bloomfield High School Alumni

Bloomfield, New Jersey (NJ)

Honored Military Alumni

.Denise Fay
.Denise Fay
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

Master Chief Petty Officer
Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
Barry R. Elson
Barry R. Elson
Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years

Army Signal Corps in Southeast Asia 1964-65 ( VN, Thailand, Laos) then West Point , N.Y.; ran the world's first mobile satellite communications station in SEA...coached basketball & baseball at West Point for Coach Bob Knight , coached current Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski as a plebe at Army
bede howard
bede howard
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 4 Years

got purple heart
Charles M. Palmer
Charles M. Palmer
Class of 1949
Navy, 4 Years

Electronics Techniciam
Chester Cosgrove
Chester Cosgrove
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 2 Years

KIA November 17, 1968 Vietnam
CAP 1-3-7, CACO 1-3, 1ST CAG U.S. Marines
Daniel Harrington
Daniel Harrington
Class of 1998
Navy, 4 Years

Hospital Ship in Viet nam ( USS SANTUARY )2 Destroyer Escourt Ships1 Oceanography Ship
Dennis Clark
Dennis Clark
Class of 1967
Air Force, 8 Years

Staff Sergeant, Viet Nam Veteran of five years in Southeast Asia. 100% Disabled Veteran.
Donald Foth
Donald Foth
Class of 1961
National Guard, 6 Years

Served as an Atomic Demolitionist, creating and detonating simulated Atomic Bombs
Edward D. Tobey
Edward D. Tobey
Class of 1960
Navy, 3 Years

ETN2 Electronics Petty Officer
Edward Hollenback
Edward Hollenback
Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years

Avionics communications technician
Gary P Formica
Gary P Formica
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

KIA Vietnam, October 4, 1970
HHT, 1ST Sqdn, 1ST Cavalry, Americal Div
John C Rose
John C Rose
Class of 1962
Air Force, 6 Years

KIA April 10, 1970, Vietnam, 432ND TAC RECON Wing, 7TH AF
John Cook
John Cook
Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years

S/Sgt USAF Security Service; Germany, Turkey.
John Crescenzi
John Crescenzi
Class of 1975
National Guard, 20+ Years

5/117th Cavalry (Recon Mech)
Westfield NJ
Automotive Systems Techician
SSG Retired
Joseph DiTrolio
Joseph DiTrolio
Class of 1981
Army, 20 Years

Infantry Officer
Joseph F Burnham
Joseph F Burnham
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years

KIA May 19, 1968, Vietnam, F Co, 2ND BN, 1ST Marines, 1ST MARDIV
JOSEPH GRABOWSKI
JOSEPH GRABOWSKI
Class of 1943
Navy, 4 Years

SEA BEES / SOUTH PACIFIC
Joseph Oleson Jr.
Joseph Oleson Jr.
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

KIA June 9, 1968, Vietnam, Awarded Bronze Star, D Co, 2ND BN, 18TH Infantry, 1ST INF DIV
Lou Bruns
Lou Bruns
Class of 1973
Army, 3 Years

Sp4 1977-1980
Michael Clifford
Michael Clifford
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Sergeant / Infantry
Alpha Co., 1st Bn. 6th Mar.2nd Mar Div
Marine Security Detatchment, NAD Bangor, WA
Michael rawcliffe
Michael rawcliffe
Class of 1997
Army, 19 Years

Forward observer
Nicholas  Podluski
Nicholas Podluski
Class of 1952
Air Force, 20+ Years

Electronic repairman
Nicholas Romano
Nicholas Romano
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in NJ, then to Thailand and Vietnam. Last year was stationed in Colorado Springs. Thank God.
Raymond W Fritz, Jr.
Raymond W Fritz, Jr.
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

KIA October 4, 1967 Vietnam
Awarded Bronze Star
B Co, 1ST BN, 27TH Infantry, 25TH INF DIV
Rich Romano
Rich Romano
Class of 1968
Navy, 2 Years

Naval Support Activity, Danang, Vietnam from September 69 - September 70
Richard C. Sullivan
Richard C. Sullivan
Class of 1963
Navy, 6 Years

Data Systems Tech 1966-1972 E6 when I got out and went to work in Silicon Valley. Navy had the best computer training anywhere at the time.
Rick Carr
Rick Carr
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam April 68'-April 69'. 25th Div. LRRP's (Rangers) and 5th Special Forces__B-36 3rd MSF
Robert (Bob) Meyers
Robert (Bob) Meyers
Class of 1960
Army, 4 Years

Fifth Special Forces 1962-65
Robert (Bob) Meyersw
Robert (Bob) Meyersw
Class of 1960
Army, 4 Years

5th Special Forces, 4th repel group
Robert G Dodson
Robert G Dodson
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 4 Years

KIA July 7, 1968 Vietnam
Awarded the Silver Star
C Co, 1ST BN, 1ST Marines, 1ST Marine Div
Robert L Pearce
Robert L Pearce
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Helicopter pilot in Vietnam 68 - 69, 101st Abn Div. Retired 06 after assignments as instructor pilot, research pilot, unit commander.
Ronald Chim
Ronald Chim
Class of 1963
Navy, 10 Years

Served in the nuclear Submarine service 3ys then joined the reserves as a First Class (E6) cook.
Sam Monaco
Sam Monaco
Class of 1994
Navy, 9 Years

Radioman (RM), Information Systems Technician (IT)
Theresa Lee
Theresa Lee
Class of 1982
Navy, 4 Years

Machinist Mate
Thomas  Jones
Thomas Jones
Class of 1960
Navy, 3 Years

Ae3 Va12 USS FDR CVA 42
Flight Deck
Thomas M McLaughlin
Thomas M McLaughlin
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years

KIA July 7, 1967 Vietnam
D BTRY, 2ND BN, 12TH Marines, 3RD Marine Div
Thomas Peck
Thomas Peck
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years

sgt in 155 artillery
Tom Garcia
Tom Garcia
Class of 1952
Air Force, 20 Years

Flew bombers, fighters, transports, seaplanes, helicopters. Vietnam 1967.
Tom Garcia
Tom Garcia
Class of 1952
Air Force, 20+ Years

Pilot
Verner N. Pike
Verner N. Pike
Class of 1954
Army, 30 Years

Retired Army Colonel; commanded a Brigade in Germany; 2 tours Vietnam; took Special Forces to Grenada in 1983; taught at West Point; served on Joint Staff & Army Staff in Pentagon

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Class of '64

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