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
Christine Vance James Class of 1977
Army, 2 Years Field Artillery
Dan Trautman Class of 1969
Navy, 8 Years US Navy Nuclear Program 1971-1979
David "Moe" Derewecki Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years 65-69, Two tours in Vietnam.
Frank Kocik Class of 1984
Navy, 18 Years Currently on active duty stationed at Central Command US Headquarters
G. Michael Flory Class of 1966
Navy, 3 Years 2 tours Vietnam, wounded twice. Presently Electrical Engineer. Disabled American Veteran member.
H. Gordon Jones Class of 1962
Coast Guard, 6 Years 1965-1971 BM2
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 Class of 1982
Air Force, 19 Years Retired after 22 years of service.
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 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 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 Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years Served from 1971-1975
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 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 Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years Vietnam Era through Desert Storm and beyond. & overseas deployments. Medical & Veterinary units,etc.
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 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 Class of 1993
Army, 10 Years Army 1993-96 National guard 96-2004
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 Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired after 30 years of service.
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Class of 65 70th Birthday Party
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