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

Have you lost your Chester High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Yellow Jackets lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Bruce Tretter
Bruce Tretter Class of 1974
Air Force, 6 Years
Air Force jet engine mechanic. Separated as Staff Sargent
Caroline Frick
Caroline Frick Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
24 years retired as Navy Officer Lieutenant
CAROLINE M. FRICK
CAROLINE M. FRICK Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years
US NAVY OFFICER 24 years service
Christie Phillips
Christie Phillips Class of 1985
Air Force, 2 Years
Served at Lakenheath RAF in England. Met my husband there.
Clifford D Fraembs
Clifford D Fraembs Class of 1956
Army, 20+ Years
Spent 4yrs in air force and 17 yrs in the army. in transportation and military police
danny johnson
danny johnson Class of 1982
Army, 5 Years
air defence
Doug Cress
Doug Cress Class of 1983
Navy, 20+ Years
Served in the United States Navy for 20 years and still work for the Navy as a civilian now.
Eric "Ed" Sullivan
Eric "Ed" Sullivan Class of 1993
National Guard, 2 Years
Went to basic training at Ft. Knox, Ky. From their I went to Ft. Sam Houston, Tx (Combat Medic School). Back to Florida for 4 months. Ft. Lewis,Wa. Kuwait City, Kuwait. Camp liberty Baghdad, Iraq. FOB Shield Baghdad, Iraq.
joel thornton
joel thornton Class of 1966
Navy, 6 Years
3 tours of vietnam sgt of watch
Joshua Renner
Joshua Renner Class of 1999
Navy, 11 Years
Seabees
Kenneth Casten
Kenneth Casten Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Sgt. Army Red Eye Gunner Korea 69-71
Kevin Gilbert
Kevin Gilbert Class of 1982
Navy, 10 Years
USN/USNR, Naval aviation, SH2F/P3C.
Kole Kribs
Kole Kribs Class of 2003
Air Force, 2 Years
Security Forces, Iraqi-Freedom
Kole Kribs
Kole Kribs Class of 2003
Air Force, 2 Years
Security Forces
Larry A Bauer
Larry A Bauer Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Navy Commander, Naval Aviator. Flew single jet airplanes, and received awards and accommodations for military excellence.
Michael Phoenix
Michael Phoenix Class of 1987
Navy, 5 Years
Served 3 years Army guard. 2 years Navy
Patsy Pierce
Patsy Pierce Class of 1999
Air Force, 9 Years
Working as an air traffic controller for the USAF.
Shannon Stumpe
Shannon Stumpe Class of 1987
Air Force, 4 Years
USAF 1988-1992, Grand Forks AFB, ND, worked as a ground equip mechanic in support of the mighty B1B Lancer keeping the commies in their place!
Steven Mizer
Steven Mizer Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served as an Air Traffic Controller.
Timothy S Copple
Timothy S Copple Class of 1987
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
Started my military career with the Sparta National Guard-20 years later I retired with the Carbondale National Guard

Classmates Spotlight

Chester High School Classmates

Tracy Waltemate
Class of '88

Alumni Stories

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School News

Chester Alumni Golf Tournament

Chester Alumni Golf Tournament @ Chester Country Club
Saturday, April 28, 2012
18-hole 4-person Scrambl...
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