Fridley High School Alumni

Fridley, Minnesota (MN)

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!

Lost Class Rings

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Honored Military Alumni

Bruce Lester
Bruce Lester
Class of 1979
Air Force, 4 Years

B52 mechanic/crew chief 42'nd Bomb Wing, Loring AFB, Maine (1980-1984)
Craig Henry Sweet
Craig Henry Sweet
Class of 1968
Navy Reserves, 2 Years

OCS/Pensacola Two tours in Vietnam 1969 and 1970 with VA85. Aircraft flown A6A Intruder. Naval reserve duty after active duty.
Jack McCarty
Jack McCarty
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Boot camp San Diego and then overseas for 22 months, Far East.
James Bradley Hansen
James Bradley Hansen
Class of 1975
Army, 3 Years

Air Defense Artillery
Germany
Laurence Stahl
Laurence Stahl
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Auto-Pilot / Flight Control Systems Specialist (B-52's and KC-135 Aircraft)
Aerial Porter (Loaded and Downloaded military cargo on C-130's,KC-135's,C-141's, C-17's,DC-8's and 747's)
Luis Castellanos
Luis Castellanos
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Served all over the World.
Marilyn Shonts Bailey
Marilyn Shonts Bailey
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

US Army Nurse Corps
Michael Lester
Michael Lester
Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 15 Years

U.S. Naval Academy
U.S. Marine Corp Helicopter Pilot
Service in Phillipine Coup Attempt of 1989
Air Medal for performance in Desert Storm / Desert Shield
Instructor Pilot
Naval PostGraduate School - Masters in Electrical Engineering
Instructor at U.S. Naval Academy
Paul Barragan
Paul Barragan
Class of 1982
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Graduated from ROTC (Minnesota State at Mankato) in 1987 & entered the Active Duty Army as a 2LT until 1990. Served on Active Duty CG from 1990 - 1993, then entered the Coast Guard Reserve. Presently a Commander (0-5), serving as the Senior Reserve Officer assigned to the Marine Safety Unit in Paducah, KY.
Terry Peterson
Terry Peterson
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

Served from Nov 1972 to Nov 1975. Assigned to a Military Police Unit of the 25th Infantry Division stationed out of Schofield Barracks, Hi. The 25th Infantry Division was dispatched to handle conflict and security throughout the Pacific including Viet Nam, Guam, Johnston Island and others. Promoted to Sergeant. Supervised an undercover detachment and helped organize the first Correctional Custody Facility (an alternative to the Brigg) at Schofield Barracks.

Classmates Spotlight

Fridley High School Classmates

Tim Junkert
Class of '82

Alumni Stories

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Our Fridley 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 Fridley High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Fridley are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!