Gloucester High School Alumni

Gloucester, Massachusetts (MA)

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

Andrew M. Larkin Jr.
Andrew M. Larkin Jr.
Class of 1958
Army, 4 Years

Served with the 24th Signal Battalion of the 24th Infantry Division in Augsburg West Germany as Platoon leader of various platoons and as Headquarters company commander. Also served in Vietnam as assistant Signal officer of the 1st Logistical Command at Cam Rahn Bay and then an advisor to a Vietnamese Support Company in Nha Trang Vietnam.
Bill Ellis
Bill Ellis
Class of 1974
Navy, 4 Years

4years US Navy served onboard USS FDR CVA 42 and USS Paul FF1080 retired from USCGR in 2002
Bob O’Maley
Bob O’Maley
Class of 1960
Army, 4 Years

Lt. Served in Vietnam 1967 - 1988. Received the Bronze Star and White Horse Division award from the Republic of Korea.
Returning to the USA assigned as CNO Casuality Notification Officer Mid Atlantic States
Dana R. McCollum
Dana R. McCollum
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in the US Air Force 30 plus years.
Enlisted 1971
Commissioned 1985
Retired 2001
Harriet Wilt
Harriet Wilt
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

1976-1977, 03C, HQ, US Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC)
1977-1977, 03C, 15th Battalion, 4th Training Brigade (Cadre) Ft Jackson, SC
1977-1979, 03C, Combat Support Battalion, Berlin Brigade

Army Commendation Medalo
Army of Occupation Medal
Larry Nason
Larry Nason
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Served as infantry officer, including service in Vietnam in 1969 and 1970. Duties included Rifle Platoon Commander, Rifle Company XO, and Training Officer for Group in USMC's Second Marine Air Wing at Cherry Point, NC. Honorably discharged in 1976 with rank of Captain.
Margaret Stanton
Margaret Stanton
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as an Inventory Management Specialist across the US and in Okinawa, Korea, Germany and England. I retired in 1989 and moved to Colorado, where I used the GI Bill to get my bachelor's degree. This allowed me to work for Pueblo County and help elderly, blind and disabled clients remain safely in their homes.
Michael Lezynski
Michael Lezynski
Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years

Joined the Army on January 22, 1986 as a Cavalry Scout. Changed my specialty to become a general construction equipment operator on November 18, 1988 and was staioned at Fort Kobbe, Panama Central America. On December 1, 1993 became an NCO...rank was SGT/E-5. Have been all over the world and been on humanitary missions. Promoted to SSG/E-6 on June 14, 1996 and served in numerous positions ranging from Squad Leader, Water Well drilling shift leader, and Operations Sergeant for two companies of 165 personnel or more. Promoted to SFC/E-7 on October 1, 2003 and became a senior advisor for the reserve and national guard units in Washington and Texas State. Trained Reserve and National Guard Units to conduct their mission during war time. Retired February 1, 2007.
Peter A. White
Peter A. White
Class of 1960
Air Force, 9 Years

Crew chief RB-47H,C-130, C-133,
Cold war, Dominican rep., Cuba, Nham.
Carried BOB Hope's troop in 1966 exmas tour.
Over 20 counties visited. Honorable Discharge
E-6
Ralph Canillas Jr
Ralph Canillas Jr
Class of 1966
Navy Reserves, 6 Years

Served on active duty from August, 1966 to August, 1968 aboard the U.S.S. Plymouth Rock (LSD-29), Dock Landing Ship ported in Little Creek, Va.as a Fireman (Engineman striker). Ports of call were Copenhagen, WIllemshaven, South Hampton and Panama. Stateside ports were San Juan, Viaqes, Roosevelt Roads, St. Thomas, St. Croix.
Ralph Leslie Simms
Ralph Leslie Simms
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

sered in the US Navy for fouryears and did service on the USS America during the 6 day war in 1967 and a tour in Viet Nam in 1968
Richard Parsons
Richard Parsons
Class of 1951
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

8 years US Navy
15 years Coast Guard Reserve
Tom Livingston
Tom Livingston
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20 Years

Enlisted in '69, served as Survival Equipment Technician (inspect/repair life saving gear) for 11 years. Cross-trained into Computer Operations field for the remaining 9 years. Stationed at numerous bases around the US, served overseas in Iceland, Germany and England. Retired in '89 from Wright-Patt AFB in Dayton, Ohio. Still here enjoying the good life...

Classmates Spotlight

Gloucester High School Classmates

Virginia Spinney
Class of '68

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