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

Al Spaterna
Al Spaterna Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years
biff thursam
biff thursam Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
description of my service with over 20 years, let me think, a few bad times, a lot of good times and some that we can't talk about.
Bill Barlow
Bill Barlow Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Still serving after 26 years.
Brendan Lowenstein
Brendan Lowenstein Class of 1988
Army, 7 Years
Army Medic E-5 assigned to 1/5 Infantry in Camp Hovey, Korea, Noble Army Hospital, Ft McClelland, AL and 123rd MSB, Anderson Barracks in Dexheim, Germany. Deployed to Bosnia for IFOR.
Charles Stuart Lockwood
Charles Stuart Lockwood Class of 1990
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired after 23 years of proud military service
Christopher A. McRee
Christopher A. McRee Class of 1988
Air Force, 3 Years
usaf security police
Christopher Scott Sexton
Christopher Scott Sexton Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Iraq: War - Infantry First Division , 5th Marines 3 Tours of Iraq
Daniel Burke
Daniel Burke Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
Aircraft Maintenance
Daniel Joseph Friend
Daniel Joseph Friend Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years
Trained at Ft. Jackson, SC, then Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD in Helicopter weapons. Sent to Manheim, Germany for tour
Danny Johnson
Danny Johnson Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
20 year career in Security Police/Forces working a wide range of positions, such as Bomber Alert Area Supervisor/Weapons Storage Area Supervisor for B-52 Bombers, Squad Leader during Desert Shield/Strom, Training Manager, and Flight Sergeant. Duty assignments: Robins AFB Ga, Murted Turkey, Shaw AFB SC, Kunsan AB Korea, Minot AFB ND, Comiso AS Italy, Malmstrom.
Daryl Ward
Daryl Ward Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Working on the President's Helicopters radios.
Donald Michael McComb
Donald Michael McComb Class of 1964
Air Force, 5 Years
Captain US Air Force Right Seater (WSO) of F111-A Fighter Bomber 76 Combat Missions, Awarded Distinguished Flying Cross and Air Metal with 4 Oak Leaf was a Honor to serve my Country
Donald Mikitta
Donald Mikitta Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years
Basic at Lackland, Tech School at Lowry (IYAAYAS), Kadena, with a TDY in Thailand, final at Eglin. I have remained active with the Civil Air Patrol since 1978
Elford E. Thompson
Elford E. Thompson Class of 1956
Army, 3 Years
Worked in the Army Security Agency. Interesting work, rarely a dull moment. Glad I did it, and glad it is over.
Gregory T. Burden
Gregory T. Burden Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
Fuels(POL)Trained At Barksdale AFB, in Louisiana, TDY (Gwam), PCS(Utapao, Thailand, Discharged( Shaw AFB, SC
Harvey Dunn
Harvey Dunn Class of 1958
Navy, 7 Years
Served in Hawaii and in Southern California as a Communications Technician.
henry charles thursam
henry charles thursam Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
vietnam 67-69, beirut 83
James A. Collins
James A. Collins Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired SCPO
James A. Collins
James A. Collins Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired SCPO
James A. Collins
James A. Collins Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Senior Chief Petty Officer. (Surface Warfare)

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Michael Pirolo
Class of '79

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DHS 69 yearbook

I lost my 69 yearbooks
I will pay, or anything to receive them.
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