Garden City High School Alumni

Garden City, New York (NY)

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

Andrew Casey
Andrew Casey
Class of 1991
Army, 2 Years

currently deployed in Iraq as an Engineer
Bob Sullivan
Bob Sullivan
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

1968/69- 9th Inf. Div, Dong Tam, VietNam
Bruce Myers
Bruce Myers
Class of 1964
Navy, 3 Years

two years aboard the USS Preble and one year in Vietnam on river boats (PBRs)
Christine Ehlers
Christine Ehlers
Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years

Commander, Nurse Corps
don rickard
don rickard
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

radio operator, P-3C ORION
BARRACKS MASTER AT ARMS
Frank Lehmann
Frank Lehmann
Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years

U.S.Army Infantry- 1st Lieutenant- Served in Korea 1965-66. Received Army Commendation
Medal.
Frank Zingales
Frank Zingales
Class of 1962
Air Force, 6 Years

Security / Police Officer
George Cook
George Cook
Class of 1968
Army, 8 Years

Cadet ROTC Captain, Pennsylvania Military College, Widener University, PA, 1968-1972.

Commanded a unit of 12 cryptographic specialists and 5 non-commissioned officers, delivering coded transmission security for all electronic-communications across a combat support brigade, held NATO, CRYPTO and TOP SECRET Clearances. 1st Lt, 472d Signal Co., 2d Support Command, VII Army, Europe, 1973-1975.

Commanded a platoon of 45 service members and 15 non-commissioned officers providing communications support for all nuclear weapons convoys in southwest Germany. (Ibid.)

Commanded a Combat Rifle Platoon, 1st Lt., Company B, 1st Battalion, 111th Regiment, 56th Brigade, 28th Infantry Division, PAARNG, Media PA, 1977-1978
James McCarthy
James McCarthy
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

1969-1973. Danang, Tan Son Nhut (Republic of Vietnam), Nakhon Phanom, Thailand.
James Vincent Torney
James Vincent Torney
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

CW4, Attack helicopter pilot. Buried at Arlington National Cemetary
Jeffrey N. Barnard
Jeffrey N. Barnard
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

1968-72. Trained in Communications-Electronics and Computer Programming at Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS, then served as a programmer in communications at Tinker AFB, Okla. City, OK.
John Tate Libby
John Tate Libby
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years

USMCR 1982-1986
Marine of the Year 1985
300 PFT 1982
p.foley
p.foley
Class of 1984
Army, 19 Years

u.s. army reserves medic- Hooah. OIF3
Peter Moore
Peter Moore
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Drafted; Ft. Jackson, SC; Vietnam A Trp. 3/5 Cav; Ft. Hood TX.
Robert C. Stabile
Robert C. Stabile
Class of 1961
National Guard, 6 Years

Staff Sergeant
Robert Fontana
Robert Fontana
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Viet Nam '66-'67 Combat Engineer Demolition
Robert Moore
Robert Moore
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Radio/Telegraph operator. Viet Nam 1967-68. 7th Comm Bn, CSC
Robert W. Colgan
Robert W. Colgan
Class of 1959
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Artillery Officer...Vietnam Veteran
Roy Garizio
Roy Garizio
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Basic Training.....Ft. Jackson S.C. 1967
1968-69 1st Field Force, Vietnam
Rudolf Smutny III
Rudolf Smutny III
Class of 1978
Army, 8 Years

3rd infantry Division (Heavy) 4 Battalion 66th Armored Regiment. Spearhead of 7th Corps, Operation Desert Storm, 24 Feb. to 28 Feb1991. Armor engagement with Republican Guards Forces Command of Hussein's Adnan, Tawlkana, and Medina divisions were destroyed in 100 hrs. HOO-AH! Ended up on Belt Line Highway 8, 289 Kliks from Bahdad. Happy we did not have to go there! Or perhaps not !?

Classmates Spotlight

Garden City High School Classmates

Richard (dick) Blake
Class of '69

Alumni Stories

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School News

1968 50th Reunion

Is anyone going to organize our next reunion? Please email me at threepatts1@bellsouth.net
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Our Garden City 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 Garden City High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Garden City are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!