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   Tessman
Al Tessman Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years
1960 1964 Plane Capt. on Sky Hawk Mechanic on A1E discharged as 2nd class Petty Officer.........
Andrew Herig
Andrew Herig Class of 2005
Army, 1 Years
Cargo Specialist in the United States Army
Angelo Cerro
Angelo Cerro Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
flightline support equipment technician, spent most of my time overseas,Italy to be exact. My son was born in Italy retired after 20 yrs. Currently living in Nc.
Anthony Corsi
Anthony Corsi Class of 2003
Army, 3 Years
1 LT in the Army. Deployed to Iraq
Anthony Markesino
Anthony Markesino Class of 1997
Army, 4 Years
infantry/civil affairs
Bob Bushman
Bob Bushman Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years
Joined the Army right out of high school. After three year hitch, I joined the Air Force and retired in 1978.
Bradley Setter
Bradley Setter Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Parent Command is Clr-1 and is now Currently with the 11th Military Expeditionary Unit which is Deploying September 19th 2009. Mos(Job Description) Motor Transportation Operator.3533
Brian Gusko
Brian Gusko Class of 1987
Navy, 3 Years
Boiler Technician.
Chadwick Gerlach
Chadwick Gerlach Class of 1966
Navy, 3 Years
2nd Class Heavy Builder. Naval Support 1st Marine Div. DaNang, Vietnam 68-70
Christian Strohecker
Christian Strohecker Class of 1993
Air Force, 17 Years
2F0X1 - Fuels Craftsman
Christopher Brandon
Christopher Brandon Class of 1999
Navy, 8 Years
Corpsman to the Marines. "Doc Chip" holding up the back of the body of a fallen soldier. Iraq 2005.
Christopher Sansing
Christopher Sansing Class of 2003
Air Force, 1 Years
Staioned out at Ellsworth AFB, SD. Joined to continue my flying career.
Damaris Harrison
Damaris Harrison Class of 2001
Navy, 4 Years
Machinest Mate 3rd class Served onboard USS Tarawa LHA-1
dan rotar
dan rotar Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years
echo co. 2nd bn. 5th marines 1967, an hoa vietnam
Daniel J Ferguson
Daniel J Ferguson Class of 1973
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
4 yrs USMC air wing, Andrews AFB, 74-78 16 yrs USAF, Retired to Remus, Mi. in1995.
Daniel Ratajski
Daniel Ratajski Class of 1963
Navy Reserves, 6 Years
3rd class Radar petty officier (received 1st increment testing). Calibrated/repaired surface scanning for radarmen, long range radar and short range. Countermeasures was my prime responsibility.
Daniel Ratajski
Daniel Ratajski Class of 1963
Navy Reserves, 6 Years
Several pictures taken US Navy while on active duty. Tp left picture shows me holding a slide rule! Radar petty officier 3rd class on John A. Bole DD-755 Wespac tour 1968
Darlynn Watson
Darlynn Watson Class of 1978
Navy, 6 Years
NAS North Island HSL-31
Darlynn Watson
Darlynn Watson Class of 1978
Navy, 6 Years
Stationed at NAS North Island HSL-31 Training Squadron from 1982-1986, 2 years of Active Reserve
David DiCicco
David DiCicco Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
Retired from Army after 20 years of service. Recieved Bronze Star for action in Iraq.

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East Detroit High School Classmates

Jonathan Lamphier
Class of '88

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