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

Honored Military Alumni

Art Prior
Art Prior Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years
Marine corpsman, Navy Airwing, Submarines
Bruce Greene
Bruce Greene Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
1969-1971 Ludwigsburg- Germany
David Joseph Latoria
David Joseph Latoria Class of 1967
Army, 1 Years
Private First Class A CO, 1ST BN, 7TH CAVALRY, 1 CAV DIV Army of the United States 18 May 1949 - 15 May 1968 Franklin Park, Illinois
David Stratemeyer
David Stratemeyer Class of 1979
Army, 2 Years
Military Police
Dennis J Mcleese
Dennis J Mcleese Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
Jet Mechanic VP-23
Dino Bonacci
Dino Bonacci Class of 1980
Army, 3 Years
Tactical Wire Operations Specialist/Special Weapons Certification
George Wurtzinger
George Wurtzinger Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years
509th RRCUV Vietnam 1967-1968
Howard Ischinger
Howard Ischinger Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Howie Ischinger
Howie Ischinger Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years
John Bergeron
John Bergeron Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years
Store Keeper, Server aboard the USS Hornet CVS-12
John Kusmit
John Kusmit Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
1977 - 1998 various locations thruout the world.
Joseph Louie Rivas
Joseph Louie Rivas Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
USAF, from April 1971 - Sept. 1991, Specialized as an Armament Systems Technician to Nuclear Safety NCO.
Keith A. Sei
Keith A. Sei Class of 1982
Navy, 8 Years
Served in the Medical Corps
Keith Sei
Keith Sei Class of 1982
Navy, 5 Years
Hospital Corspman
Ken Taylor
Ken Taylor Class of 1963
Navy, 2 Years
Joined the Navy in 1965, served 2 years on the east coast, with home port Norfolk,VA. Eventually became a Police Officer for Franklin Park Police Dept and retired in my 30th year.
latoria Class of 1967
Army, 1 Years
Michael Drennan
Michael Drennan Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Served in navy 20 plus years was also in the Vietnam war
Michael drennan
Michael drennan Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
After graduation joined navy did some time in Vietnam spent 20 years in navy then retired. After navy retirement spent 26 years working for the Department of Correctionns in California
Michael Loquercio
Michael Loquercio Class of 1974
Army, 3 Years
Military Police. Fort Carson Colorado, Germany
Raymond McClelland
Raymond McClelland Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years

Classmates Spotlight

East Leyden High School Classmates

Dawn Zaret
Class of '88

Alumni Stories

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School News

Teacher Sam Kolegas Death 1987

We understand Sam Kolegas died saving an East Leyden student during a Canadian canoe trip in 1987. Do any of you know wh...
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