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

Anthony Coppola Jr.
Anthony Coppola Jr.
Class of 1990
Air Force, 15 Years

Antenna/Cable Installation and maintenance
1 tour in Iraq and 18 months in Afghanistan.traveled to many beautiful places and others that made me glad to be American.
Arthur J. Ritchie
Arthur J. Ritchie
Class of 2004
Army, 7 Years

Serving at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA as a military police officer
Bernard Reimondo
Bernard Reimondo
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 6 Years

SSGT 10-14-77
Bernard Reimondo
Bernard Reimondo
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Duty Stations: Parris Island SC, NAS Glenview IL, 1st MCD Garden City NY, MCRD San Diego CA, Marine Barracks Charleston SC; Discharged 1977 SSgt (E-6)
Bill Pippine
Bill Pippine
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

Active in Germany and Haiti. National Guard out of Buffalo. Army Reserve- New England Divison, Savannah District and Corps in DC
Brent Ludlow
Brent Ludlow
Class of 1990
National Guard, 12 Years

Served Active Army 1991-1994
Part time NJARNG 1999-2003
Active NJ Army National Guard 2003-Current, as a Field Artillery Training Developer. Rank of SFC/E-7
Clay Streety
Clay Streety
Class of 1982
Air Force, 3 Years

Air Cargo
Dana Dervay
Dana Dervay
Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years

25 years as a Navy Aviator flying F-14 Tomcats (VF-41, VX-4, VF-103, VF-101, VF-102).
TOPGUN graduate, Operational Test and Evaulation qualified in F-4/F-14 and F-18.
Flew in Desert Storm off USS Saratoga.
Commanded Fighter Squadron 102 Diamondbacks.
USS George Washington Operations Officer.
US Atlantic Fleet Operations Officer.
Retired 2005.
Daniel C. Stanek
Daniel C. Stanek
Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years

33rd Field Hospital
Daniel Lehmann
Daniel Lehmann
Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years

Respiratory Therapy, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Brooks Army Medical Center, Landstuhl Germany , Fort Sill, Kitzingen, Germany.
Dawn Wadsworth
Dawn Wadsworth
Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years

91G Behavioral Science Specialist. Drug & Alcohol Counselor at USARB (USACA) Ft Riley Kansas for military prisoners. Stationed in Camp Darby, Pisa, Italy. for three years, then Ft Campbell KY as a dependent, married to an active Duty MP until 1991
Dennis H Zawistowski
Dennis H Zawistowski
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Got drafted in October1966 went to Ft Dix NJ then shipped to Vietnam 1966-1968 then left for Ft Bragg NC then back to Hamburg NY
Dennis McGinty
Dennis McGinty
Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years

Served as an Aircraft structures Mechanic, retired in July 1999
Donald R. Walker
Donald R. Walker
Class of 1962
Air Force, 29 Years

Brig Gen, USAF (Ret)
Gene Peters
Gene Peters
Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 13 Years

Five years active duty; 8 years in reserves
George Bestpitch
George Bestpitch
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

1969/1970 Army Vietnam
23rd Military Police, American Division
Worked at POW Camp for 13 months Chu Lai
Spec 4
GLEN A SCHOFER
GLEN A SCHOFER
Class of 1958
Army, 20+ Years

Army Nurse Corps
Gordy Emery
Gordy Emery
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Served aboard the USS Independence (CV 62)
Jack O'Connor, JD
Jack O'Connor, JD
Class of 1986
Air Force, 6 Years

Squadron Section Commander for F-16 pilots and mechanics from 2001 - 2005. Contract Specialist 2005 -2007 at Vandenberg AFB.
James Meyer
James Meyer
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Vietnam 1968 on EC-47 as a flight mechanic
Jason Griffin
Jason Griffin
Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years

MCM Crew Conflict Moto peace follows conflict
Jason N Griffin
Jason N Griffin
Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years

the best time of my life!
Jeffrey Hubbard
Jeffrey Hubbard
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20 Years

Independent Duty Medical Tech
Jesse M. Tanner
Jesse M. Tanner
Class of 2009
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Sgt Jesse Tanner graduated in the summer of 2009 and left for Parris Island Recruit Depot in November of 2011. He is currently serving in Camp Pendleton, California and has two tours in the Pacific Theater
Jim Gabor
Jim Gabor
Class of 1965
Navy, 7 Years

Served 2 years in Vietnam
john "Butchie" Levulis
john "Butchie" Levulis
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Killed in Vietnam chopper crash.
John D. Ring
John D. Ring
Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years

John is an Army Blackhawk helicopter pilot currently deployed to Iraq. He went to West Point after graduation in 1990 and graduated in 1994. His rank is LTC (Lieutenant Colonel).
John S. Tyran
John S. Tyran
Class of 1963
Navy, 4 Years

Gun fire control USS Sampson DDG 10
joseph f. gill
joseph f. gill
Class of 1965
Army, 4 Years

combat, Pleiku, Vietnam,Cambodia, three Purple Hearts, Bronze Star recipient
Karl Leonard
Karl Leonard
Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Commanding Officer Port Security nit 309 in Port Clinton, Ohio (Coast Guard Reserves), currently serving extended deployment to Middle East.
Kathleen Parent
Kathleen Parent
Class of 1981
Army Reserves, 20+ Years

Career has taken me all over the world and I have MOSs in supply, mechanics, signal and administration. Missed the 30 year reunion due to a tour in Iraq.
Larry Gonzalez
Larry Gonzalez
Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years

Electronics technician
Laurence Frank
Laurence Frank
Class of 1983
Air Force, 10 Years

F-15 Aircraft Phase Inspection Dock Chief at Langley Air Force Base- Headquarters Air Combat Command.
Lonnie Kalar
Lonnie Kalar
Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years

US Army 1969-1970, Army Reserves and AK National Guard 1970-1981, Alaska Air National Guard 1981-2003 E*(Ret)
Lou Leibold
Lou Leibold
Class of 1972
Navy, 3 Years

1972-1975
LTC Dan Tracy
LTC Dan Tracy
Class of 2013
Army, 20+ Years

Drafted 1/67; forget my way home; served as Infantry Officer. Retired 2/1/89. Service VN, Germany, Saudi Arbia .
LTC John Ring
LTC John Ring
Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years

John graduated from West Point in 1994 followed by flight school in 1995. He is an Army Aviator qualified in the Huey, Kiowa, and Blackhawk helicopters. He has deployed to combat multiple times and is currently working as the Land Domain Chief in the NORAD-USNORTHCOM Command Center in Colorado Springs, CO which is responsible for the defense and protection of North America. John was recently awarded the Combat Action Badge and the Bronze Star Medal for his actions while deployed to Iraq.
Lynne Schoenthal McLaughlin
Lynne Schoenthal McLaughlin
Class of 1984
Air Force, 24 Years

Served active duty from 1987-1993 stationed at Beale AFB, CA as an Aerospace Ground Equipment Mechanic. Transfered to Reserves in 1993 and served till Jan/2012 in an Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron as a Medical Admininistrative Superintendent, retired as a Senior Master Sargent, spending the 6 months of 2011 in Afganastan.
Martin Lalka
Martin Lalka
Class of 1973
Army, 6 Years

Worked in supply,at FT.Sill Ok.also been at other stations also.
melissa landau
melissa landau
Class of 1997
Air Force, 15 Years

Air force medic. With multiple deployments undermy belt

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Class of '83

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