Brentwood High School Alumni

Pittsburgh, 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

Allan Mawhinney
Allan Mawhinney
Class of 1947
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in Korea, Vietnam, England, California, Michigan for 22 years. 1948 - 1970
Bill Andrews
Bill Andrews
Class of 1989
Air Force, 8 Years

F-16 pilot. Served in Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
Byron Stephen Ater
Byron Stephen Ater
Class of 1971
Air Force, 21 Years

I won a lottery. Yes the birthday lottery by Richard Nixon number 10. I was concerned when I went in but I lived in 7 different countries and learned a lot of things that we learned in class but would never realized just how important our Constitutional Republic is without seeing for my own eyes. I even married a wonderful woman from the Philippines some of you met her at the 20th reunion. The only one I have attended.
Byron Stephen Ater
Byron Stephen Ater
Class of 1971
Air Force, 21 Years

ECM on B52's later cross trained into Medical Lab field for the rest of his career. Served 14 years outside the United States in 7 different countries. Obtained a Masters In Information Systems.
Christopher Benson
Christopher Benson
Class of 1983
Army, 4 Years

35th Signal Brigade, Ft Bragg, N.C., 1985-1989
Chuck Rote
Chuck Rote
Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years

K9 handler / Security Picture is my dog in SE Asia
Clark Peden
Clark Peden
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Killed in Action -- Vietnam
Daniel Masur
Daniel Masur
Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years

F-15 Crew Chief
David Becker
David Becker
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in Vietnam 1967/68. Worked on 1st Space Shuttle launch, Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) 24 yrs, Japan, Guam, Hawaii, Korea,Florida,Nevada,Ohio, New Mexico
David Becker
David Becker
Class of 1966
Air Force, 25 Years

Vietnam Vet 1967-68. Served as Ammunition specialist, Security Police specialist and Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technician. Retired 1994.
US Army Corps of Engineers Ordnance and Explosives Safety Specialist 1997-2014.
Donald Smith
Donald Smith
Class of 1958
Army, 20+ Years

Service in Germany, Vietnam (twice), Panama and various locations in the USA
Eugene (Geno) Borelli
Eugene (Geno) Borelli
Class of 1970
Navy, 20 Years

Boiler Tender Chief (BTC). 20 years total service. 10 years active duty, 10 years Navy Reserve. Duty stations - USS John F Kennedy CVA-67, USS America CV-66, SSC Great Lakes Instructor, SIMA Norfolk, SIMA New Port
Gary J. Plappert
Gary J. Plappert
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Weapons systems/Security comm supervisor
Stationed in Alaska, Texas and Maine. Deployed to Kuwait and Iraq.
Jeff Chrobak
Jeff Chrobak
Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years

Thirty years combined service active duty, guard and reserves. Service in England, Spain and Afghanistan. Retired as a MSgt in AFOSI.
Jessica Ryder
Jessica Ryder
Class of 2005
Army, 10 Years

Honored to have served with those who became my brothers and sisters.
Keith R. Knecht
Keith R. Knecht
Class of 1976
Air Force, 31 Years

Active Duty AF 4 active, 2 inactive. Pavements Maintenance Specialist
Little Rock AFB Arkansas 1976-1982
PA Air National Guard 1982-2007
PGH IAP Civil Engineer 171st ARW
Heavy Equipment Operator
Louis Liebert
Louis Liebert
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20 Years

Aircraft Maintenance Technician (crew chief) on heavy aircraft, B-52, KC-135, C-141, C-5 and KC-10. Stationed in TX, IL, OH, MI, CA, OK & Thailand-2x (Vietnam).
Michael Truby
Michael Truby
Class of 1993
Navy, 4 Years

PNSN
E3
USS Enterprise CVN-65
Rege Bender
Rege Bender
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

Vietnam Veteran. Served onboard the USS Speigel Grove and USS Rainier.
Richard Dugan
Richard Dugan
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Served in Vietnam and Okinawa
Robert Jude Jenison
Robert Jude Jenison
Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years

Served in the ceremonial unit at Fort Myer, VA from 66-68
Robert W. Redlinger
Robert W. Redlinger
Class of 1947
Navy, 4 Years

Commander in Chief, Atlantic Fleet Hq 1949-1950
USS Midway aircraft carrier 1950-1951
Stephen Moles
Stephen Moles
Class of 1989
Air Force, 10 Years

Crew Chief on C-130's
Stephen Moles
Stephen Moles
Class of 1989
Air Force, 8 Years

Prouldly served as a Crew chief on C-130's and is a veteran of the Persian Gulf War.
Theresa M. Sabol
Theresa M. Sabol
Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 24 years in U.S. Navy. Retired in 2002 as Chief Petty Officer
Thomas E James
Thomas E James
Class of 1962
Navy, 6 Years

2 years active duty on the USS Hector AR7 - "Auxiliary Repair Ship" Sept. 1965 through Sept. 1967. West Pac Tour - Japan, China, Philippian Islands, Formosa.
Thomas Kanya
Thomas Kanya
Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft mechanic
Timothy O'Neil
Timothy O'Neil
Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years

Military Intelligence Officer
Tracey Duke
Tracey Duke
Class of 1996
Navy, 6 Years

Enlisted in October 2002. Served at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada from 2003-2005, USS Nimitz from 2005-2008. Currently active duty stationed aboard the USS Bunker Hill, homeported in San Diego, California.
William A Wycoff
William A Wycoff
Class of 1965
Air Force, 8 Years

Vietnam
1971-72
William Heath
William Heath
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

Flight Engineer on C141 aircraft
William R. Lewis DMD
William R. Lewis DMD
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Dental Resident/ Staff dentist- US Army Tripler General Hospital, Honolulu, HI Staff Dentist- US Army Fort Polk, LA

Classmates Spotlight

Brentwood High School Classmates

Elena Melodini
Class of '84

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School News

Charles S. Odato 1939

Cha passed away in August 2017. He was one of the founding members of the Brentwood Alumni Association. Uncle Cha join...
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Our Brentwood 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 Brentwood High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Pittsburgh are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!