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
Alfred Chiasson Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years Health Care Specialist, Recruiter, Station Commander
Bob Semmler Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 20+ Years OOH RAH!
Chuck McKeone Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 20+ Years Naval Academy Class of 1973. USMC 1973-1993 NFO flying the EA6A and the EA6B.
Chun-Soo Chon Class of 1994
Army, 15 Years Legislative Liaison, Force Management, Acquisitions, Logistics, Transportation, Telecommunications
Darrell Raymond Umholtz Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years Killed in Action in Vietnam on Feburary 29, 1968 near the DMZ during the Tet Offensive. Received the Bronze Star Medal for Heroism. He served as a machine gunner in the 196th Lt Infantry Birgade.
David W. Young, Jr. Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years Cryptographic and other communication equipment maintenance and other logistic support activities. Travel included: Bainbridge, MD; San Francisco, CA (2); Guam, M.I;, Oahu, HI; Panama Canal Zone; Adak & Anchorage, AK; Edzell, Scotland & Bude, England; Rota, Spain; Azores, Portugal; Kami Seya & Atsugi, Japan; Victoria Island & Kowloon, Hong Kong (UK)
David Young Class of 1957
Navy, 20+ Years 100% of my Navy time was with the Naval Security Group Command. (Similar to USAF Air Force Secuity Service and USArmy Army Secuity Service or Intelligence & Security Command
ETC(SW/CC) MICHAEL S. WALSH, USN RET. Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years Retired Navy Chief Electronics Technician. Been from Tahiti to Iran, from Japan to Australia and all places between ~ except Vietnam. Lived in the Philippines for 7 years and in Japan for 9 years. Will upload a photo soon.
George Turner Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years US Army Feb 1967 - Jan 1970, Vietnam 1968-1970 USAF Jan 1980 - Sep 2001, Eldorado Canyon, Desert Shield/Storm, Provide Comfort I & II, Kosovo
James Patrick Ferrell Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years SSGT USAF served from Jan 77 to Aug 82 2nd Combat Communications Group Patrick AFB FL Telecommunications Systems Technician
jeffrey c. killian Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years field artillery
jim nystrom Class of 1973
Army, 2 Years HHB 1ST ARMORED DIVISION, ARTILLARY, ZIRNDORF, WEST GERMANY, PINDER BARRACKS. FLASHED ARTILLARY AT GRAFENWOEHR MTA.
Keith Bailey Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years US Air Force Active Duty and Air National Guard. Aircraft Maintenance.
KEVIN CASSIDY Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years Graduated June 07, 1972 from U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. Received Masters of Science in December 1985 from Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA
Larry Metcalf Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years Aircraft maintaince.
Mike williams Class of 1979
Army, 3 Years Military Police stationed at Ft Meade, MD
Philip R. Sporl Class of 1968
Coast Guard, 4 Years Aviation Electronics Technician - 2nd Class, navigator and radioman on C-130 and HU-16 aircraft, crew member on search and rescue missions.
Stephen Sporl Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years Operations Assistant to the President's Pilot, Air Force One. Served Presidents Reagan, Bush and Clinton.
William G.L. Turner Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years Active/Enlisted (7 1/2 yrs/12 years) - Communications Intelligence gathering w/some airborne (C-130 B/E). Commissioned/Reserve (23 years/27 years) - War Plans, Transportation, Supply, Logistics.
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Fairfax High School 75th Anniversary Celebration
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