Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Arthur Solomon
Arthur Solomon Class of 1951
Air Force, 4 Years
After graduation,I went into the Air Force. After basic training at Sampson,I went to school in Texas then i went to an advance school in Wyoming. Then to Korea. Finally, to Spokane, Washington
Brandon Mitchell
Brandon Mitchell Class of 1988
Air Force, 20+ Years
USAF (retired)
Brandon Mitchell
Brandon Mitchell Class of 1988
Air Force, 19 Years
Currently still on active duty, stationed in Los Angeles, CA
Carl Pace
Carl Pace Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Served as a Naval Aviator... Retired in 2004 as a Commander.
CHAS HOLLOWOOD
CHAS HOLLOWOOD Class of 1959
Navy, 20+ Years
LIFER
Curtis Pilgreen
Curtis Pilgreen Class of 1984
Navy, 12 Years
1987-1993 Jet Mech-Helo command, med cruise on Teddy Roosevelt, TF34 Test Cell Operator/Trainer (only qualified trainer in entire European Theater), F404 and F18 Test Cell Operator, Quality Assurance Rep, Auxiliary Security Force.....1993-1999 MAA trained DOD Police and Auxiliary Security Forces, Fitness Coordinator, lead MAA in Washington, Vulnerability & Threat Assessment Specialist
david sluger
david sluger Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years
101 airborne.326 combat engrs
Don Burik
Don Burik Class of 1984
Air Force, 9 Years
Aircraft armament systems spec. F-15, FB-111, F-16, A-10. Iceland, New York, Alaska.
Ed Patrick
Ed Patrick Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as director of Personnel. U.S. Pacific Command. Camp Smith, Hi. Enlisted in the Air Force and retired as a Colonel.
Ed Patrick
Ed Patrick Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as a colonel after 36 years of active duty.
Ed Patrick
Ed Patrick Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as a colonel after 36 years of active duty,
Frank Bartosik
Frank Bartosik Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years
Enlisted Nov '68; Boot Camp and School @ Great Lakes, IL Nov '68 - Mar '69; Officers Candidate School, Newport, RI, Apr - Aug '69; Commissioned Ensign, USNR, 22 Aug 69. 1st LT, Fire Control Officer, USS Cochrane (DDG-21), Pearl Harbor, HI, Jan 70 - Mar 72, including Vietnam deployment. Separated from Active Duty Mar 72; affiliated with Selected Reserve Apr 72. Retired 1 Sep 99 with the rank of Captain.
HARRY  FULLER
HARRY FULLER Class of 1959
Navy, 6 Years
QUARTERMASTER 2/C ONBOARD STAFF OF COMCARDIV 20
Janine (Rice)Tech
Janine (Rice)Tech Class of 1996
Air Force, 8 Years
USAF Supply Specialist. Married to a USAF Flight Engineer.
John P Simensky
John P Simensky Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years
Severed 2years in Germany
John Vitikacs
John Vitikacs Class of 1970
Army, 6 Years
U.S. Army, 1970-76. Served one-year tour in Vietnam, December 70-71 as combat intelligence analyst. Honorably discharged, Bronze Star, Army Commendation Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, etc.
John Vitikacs
John Vitikacs Class of 1970
Army, 6 Years
Entered U.S. Army, June 1970. Served six years in Military Intelligence, serving a one-year tour in the Republic of South Vietnam (dec. 70- Dec. 71). Currently work for U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as a coordinator of VA/DoD programs for Iraq/Afghan war veterans.
Jon D. Csicsila
Jon D. Csicsila Class of 1959
Navy, 6 Years
Electronics Tech aboard Uss Waldron DD 699 and VR 731
Kevin P. Di Cassio
Kevin P. Di Cassio Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Retired from regular army in Oct 97, Retired at the rank of LTC. Infantry officier, company command in the 82nd Airborne division, served as an instructor with the 5th Ranger Battalion, final assignment with the JOINT Special Operations command, Fort Bragg NC. Was involved with Desert Storm, and Task Force Ranger, Somolia. Currently teaching Army JROTC at a high school in Fayetteville North Carolina.
Michael Deems
Michael Deems Class of 1989
Navy, 20+ Years
I have been a Firefighter in the US Navy since joining in 1989... I have been on the USS Kennedy, USS Arctic, MCMROTCREWALPHA, NTC Great Lakes, USS Enterprise and Naval Station Norfolk

Classmates Spotlight

Brownsville Area High School Classmates

Lucinda Lilley
Class of '00

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School News

Passed Away

Clif(ton) Hoffman...class of '68 passed away after a long illness on January 24, 2011.
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