Military Alumni

Military 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

Christine Vance James
Christine Vance James Class of 1977
Army, 2 Years
Field Artillery
Dan Trautman
Dan Trautman Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years
US Navy Nuclear Program 1971-1979
David "Moe" Derewecki
David "Moe" Derewecki Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years
65-69, Two tours in Vietnam.
Frank Kocik
Frank Kocik Class of 1984
Navy, 18 Years
Currently on active duty stationed at Central Command US Headquarters
G. Michael Flory
G. Michael Flory Class of 1966
Navy, 3 Years
2 tours Vietnam, wounded twice. Presently Electrical Engineer. Disabled American Veteran member.
james f. adams
james f. adams Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
served in north africa in 1968-69 honorable dis. sgt.E4 may 69
James Rodgers
James Rodgers Class of 1982
Air Force, 19 Years
Retired after 22 years of service.
James Rodgers
James Rodgers Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired MSGT 911th Airlift Wing C-130 Crew Chief South Asian Service Medal / Meritorious Service Medal
Jim Ellington
Jim Ellington Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served as Air Policeman, Aircraft Mechanic on F101, EB66, F105, SR71, U2, F111, F16 Air Force Recruiter, Lancaster County, PA 1974-1978
John Bickell
John Bickell Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Vietnam Era..E5 Sgt..After Marine Corps, spent 8 yrs in Air Force Reserve at the 911 in Pittsburgh as an E6 Staff Sgt
John Louden
John Louden Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years
Served from 1971-1975
joshua mccartney
joshua mccartney Class of 2004
Marine Corps, 8 Years
OIF 5/6- humanitarian award - military police - 1-1/2 years with the 31st MEU- corporal
Kenneth H. McLeod
Kenneth H. McLeod Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served active duty from 1974 until 1994. Retired Master Sergeant with a total 14 years overseas service to include Operations Desert Shield / Desert Storm.
Larry Barbour
Larry Barbour Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years
Vietnam Era through Desert Storm and beyond. & overseas deployments. Medical & Veterinary units,etc.
Larry Bryan
Larry Bryan Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired as a Master Sargeant. Was part of the Joint Services Cruise Missile Project, Hawaii receiving a Defense Meritorious Service Medal.
Lisa (Constant) Lyon
Lisa (Constant) Lyon Class of 1978
Navy, 12 Years
11 years Active Duty, 1 year reserve, Orlando, San Clemente Island NALF, San Diego FCDSSA, Pearl Harbor DPSCPAC, Washington DC NMPC, Dallas NAS
Lou Armstrong
Lou Armstrong Class of 1993
Army, 10 Years
Army 1993-96 National guard 96-2004
Michael Flory
Michael Flory Class of 1966
Navy, 3 Years
Served two tours in Vietnam upon graduation from high school. Two Purple Hearts, Bronze Star, Navy Commendation Medal, Gallentry Cross, eleven campaign medals, Upon discharge attended UC Berkley for Electrical Engineering Degree
Michael Madigan
Michael Madigan Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired after 30 years of service.
michael smith
michael smith Class of 1985
Army, 8 Years
us army 1985-1993

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Class of '70

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