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
Adrian (Ari) Cordovi Class of 1984
Army, 14 Years Enlisted 82nd Airborne Division, commissioned through West Point
Barney Watt Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years Crew Chief / Flight Mechanic on C-130 Aircraft. Stationed stateside at Langley AFB, VA, headquarters for Tactical Airlift Command. Then thirteen months Viet Nam and all of S.E. Asia in 1968-1969. GOD bless all my brothers and sisters who have, or are serving our country!!!
Bob Chandler Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years Stationed at various places around the world. Served in Viietnam (1967-1968). Last duty assignment before retirement was as Manpower Management Superintedent at Vandenberg AFB, CA .
Brian Bourke Class of 1965
Navy, 3 Years Office of Naval Inteligence, Washington D.C
David O. Chung Class of 1969
Air Force, 6 Years Defense Link Information: Living with the Face of The Enemy Chung was drafted, and enlisted in the United States Air Force in 1970. He was stationed at various bases stateside until leaving the 49th Tactical Fighter Wing, Holloman Air Force Base New Mexico for Vietnam early 1972. Chung arrived as a replacement at Tan Son Nhut Air Base, Saigon, and was immediatly detailed to the 377th Combat Support Group, Bien at Hoa Air Base, and then An Loc in Tay Nin Province during Easter Offensive of 1972. Chung was detailed to VNAF Air Crews on C-7 Caribous conducting resupply, air support and medical evacuation missions in and out of An Loc. After the Seige at An Loc, he was evacuated to Travis Air Force Base California. Chung was reassigned to Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada in 1973. Chung was disischarged with the rank of SGT from the Air Force Reserves in 1976. There were only 61,000 Americans left in Vietnam during the 1972 Easter Offensive. Over 300,000 Communist North Vietnamese Army Regulars including Mechanized poured down on the remaining U.S Soldiers, Airman, Sailors and Marines. The 377th Combat Support Group was one of many units during the 1972 Easter Offensive awarded the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry and Presidential Unit Citatation. The names of those that did not make it home from the 1972 Easter Offensive, (America's last battle in Vietnam) are on the last two panels of the Vietnam Veterans Memeorial (The Wall) in Washington, DC.
Don Johanson Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years Served July 1969 - June 1971. Fort Polk, LA., Hunter Army Airfield, Savannah, GA., Bad Kreuznach, Germany. SP5, Personnel Management Specialist, Honorably Discharged June 1971.
Donald N. Schaffer Class of 1988
Army, 3 Years Was stationed at Fort Lee, Virginia with the Quarter Master Corp. as a 77F (Fueler). Served in Iraqi Freedom 03' and Endering Freedom (Afganistan) 04'.
Frank Arnemann Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years Served with the Naval Air Reserve from 1966 to 1970 as a C-54 aircraft engine mechanic and flight crewmember. Served from 1970 to 1994 with the USAF as an air traffic control and communications officer and retired with the rank of Colonel.
Frank B. Arnemann, Jr. Class of 1964
, 20+ Years I attend Glenbrook HS for 9th and 10th grades. Was a Navy Brat at NAS Glenview and relocated to New Orleans after the Sophomore year. Know as "Buddy" to many at Glenbrook HS. Served four years in the Naval Air Reserve and another 24 years in the Regular Air Force as an air traffic control and communications officer. Still serve as AF Academy Admissions Liaision Officer.
Harry Hart Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years Vietnam...!
Howard L. Rutizer Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years United States Army (Chief Warrant Officer)
James Johnson, DVM Class of 1997
Army, 9 Years (2007-Present) US Army Veterinary Corps
James Sloat Class of 1964
Navy, 2 Years Served aboard the destroyer USS Collett DD 730. Spent Oct '69 - Mar '70 in Vietnam supporting the aircraft carrier Coral Sea. Honorable discharge in Dec '70
Jim (James E.) Guigli Class of 1959
Army, 3 Years Army Security Agency, Russian Voice Intercept. DLIWC & 12th USA Field Station, Chitose, Japan 1964-1965.
Ken Horn Class of 1964
Navy, 2 Years Graduated from Annapolis and became a Navy Pilot 9 Killed in action)
Kirk Landers Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years 1969-71; 18 months RVN. Highest rank SP5
Mark Kelly Class of 1980
Army, 3 Years Special Forces
Martin Koester Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years Aviation ordnanceman-1966-1970-Vietnam Vet-10 more years as a Naval Reservist
Maureen E Scanlon Class of 2003
Marine Corps, 3 Years Lance Corporall in the United States Marine Corps. Camp Pendleton, CA
Michael Grisa Class of 1989
Army, 6 Years OEF Afghanistan 2004
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