East Hartford High School Alumni

East Hartford, Connecticut (CT)

Military Alumni

Military High School 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

Adonis Glasper  "Doni"
Adonis Glasper "Doni"
Class of 1992
Marine Corps, 4 Years

4 years active duty 4 years Spade Champ Served from 94-98 Honrable Discharge. 1998 to current, Deputy Sheriff Riverside County
Bob Snuck
Bob Snuck
Class of 1971
Army, 4 Years

CW3 Cobra Pilot
Charles L. Collins
Charles L. Collins
Class of 1990
Navy, 9 Years

Served honorably during Desert Shield/Desert Storm and years following.
Charles M. Lewandoski III
Charles M. Lewandoski III
Class of 2001
Army, 2 Years

Group Support Company 3rd Special forces Group
Dave Korngiebel
Dave Korngiebel
Class of 1977
Navy, 6 Years

Navy Hull Tech (E-6)
Special Ops.
Little Creek Va.
Charleston,SC.
Doug Marsh
Doug Marsh
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

SMSgt Doug Marsh retired in 1997 after 20 years of service in the Air Force
Doug Twele
Doug Twele
Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years

Drill Sergeant
Elaine Carvalho
Elaine Carvalho
Class of 1975
Air Force, 9 Years

I spent 9 years on active duty and graduated from the Air Force Nurse Anesthesia program. I met my husband while I was stationed in Illinois.
George H Arnold
George H Arnold
Class of 1959
Navy, 9 Years

Name: George H. Arnold

Years Served:
1959 – 1967 Navy
1970 – 1972 CT Army National Guard

Navy / Army National Guard -- Roles / Rate:
Submarine Sonarman -- First Class
CT Headquarters Communication Staff -- Sergeant First Class

Duty Stations / Platforms Served On:
San Diego, California -– USS Rock AGSS274
Honolulu, Hawaii -------- USS Halibut SSGN587
New London, Connecticut – USS Sturgeon SSN637
Hartford, Connecticut – CT Army National Guard Staff

Military Campaigns Involved:
Vietnam Veteran and Others (Silent Service)
George H Arnold
George H Arnold
Class of 1959
Navy, 9 Years

US Submarine Service 1959 - 1968
George H. Arnold
George H. Arnold
Class of 1959
Navy, 8 Years

George H. Arnold
United States Submarine Veterans (USSVI)
Topeka-Jefferson City Base – Base Commander (2017-20--)
TJCbaseCdr@AOL.com
Overland Park VFW Post 846 – Junior Vice-Commander (2018-20--)
Years Served:
1959 – 1967 Navy
1974 – 1976 CT Army National Guard

Navy / Army National Guard -- Roles / Rate:
Submarine Sonarman -- First Class
CT Headquarters Communication Staff -- Sergeant First Class
Duty Stations / Platforms Served On:
San Diego, California -- USS Rock AGSS274 (1960-62)
Honolulu, Hawaii -------- USS Halibut SSGN587 (1962-64)
New London, Connecticut – USS Sturgeon SSN637 (1964-67)
Hartford, Connecticut – CT Army National Guard Staff (1974-76)
Military Campaigns Involved:
Vietnam Veteran and Others (Silent Service)
George H. Arnold
George H. Arnold
Class of 1959
National Guard, 3 Years

Sgt 1 located at the CT National Guard Headquarters State offices in Hartford, CT.
Gilberto Ortiz
Gilberto Ortiz
Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Served in Gulf War, '93-'97
Jamie Kennedy
Jamie Kennedy
Class of 2005
Army, 4 Years

Military Police
Jim Shewokis
Jim Shewokis
Class of 1982
National Guard, 20+ Years

Full time Air National Guardsman A10a Warthog fuels tech, Hydraulic Tech, and Crewchief served Bosnian Operations, Persian Gulf,Southern Watch,Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom Retired MSgt. Nov. 2006 Miss the military and the a10 warthogs!!
Mark Wiszniak
Mark Wiszniak
Class of 1986
Air Force, 4 Years

Attained rank of Senior Airman, stationed in West
Germany 1986-1990, assigned to 26 Civil Engineering Squadron.
Mchael  A. Thomas
Mchael A. Thomas
Class of 1975
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as a Command Sergenat Major 30 June 2009 with over (30 years Active Duty )
Michael "Bubba Smith" Hunt
Michael "Bubba Smith" Hunt
Class of 1988
Army, 3 Years

Served in the Arm Forces during Gulf War conflict. Proud to be an Alumni of EHHS "88"
Michael DeRagon
Michael DeRagon
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

I served in Germany in 1967-68 as a Pershing Missile Crewman. These were the Army's largest weapon being a two-stage solid fuel rocket with 400kt nuclear warhead. Remember the Cold War where we offset Russia's missiles aimed at Europe. PROST!
Pete Pasquaretta
Pete Pasquaretta
Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 4 Years

USCG LORAN - C Station Port Clarence Alaska, USCG Base Terminal Island San Pedro CA. EM-3, USCG Cutter Redwood WLM 685 New London, CT. USCG Station New London, SAR Station.
Rob Cunningham
Rob Cunningham
Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years

Served 22 years as a Military Policeman at Ft. Bragg, Korea, Germany, Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD, Republic of Panama, Ft McClellan and Ft Leonardwood. Retired at the rank of 1SG in 2000 and reside in Anniston, Alabama.
Roy R Powers
Roy R Powers
Class of 1938
Marine Corps, 4 Years

World War II.Served in South Pacific for two years.
Ryan Johnson
Ryan Johnson
Class of 1999
Army, 17 Years

Sergeant First Class currently serving as an AIT instructor, training soldiers on how to do their job in the Army.
Scott Cyr
Scott Cyr
Class of 1990
Navy, 14 Years

Still on Active Duty
Sean Murray
Sean Murray
Class of 1985
Navy, 6 Years

2 Years active duty on board USS Saipan, 4 years Navy Reserve
Sean Murray
Sean Murray
Class of 1985
Navy, 6 Years

Reported to Great Lakes, day after Thanksgiving, 1986, reported to USS Saipan, Feb, 1987.
Honorable Discharge, November 1992
Steve Austin
Steve Austin
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

2nd Class Torpedoman's Mate (E5)
Steven Austin
Steven Austin
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

Spent 4 years in the Navy and eventually went to work for the Monterey County Sheriff's Office for 27+ years. Retired as a Detective in 2005. Now I'm a freelance journalist and still a musician.
William E Kane
William E Kane
Class of 1985
Army, 3 Years

1991-1994

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EHHS Class of 1986 Reunion

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Our East Hartford High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our East Hartford High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in East Hartford are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!