Military Alumni

Military 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

Aileen Floyd (Adams)
Aileen Floyd (Adams) Class of 1983
Navy, 4 Years
I was a crytpo tech in the Navy stationed in Edzell, Scotland.
Archie Ganno
Archie Ganno Class of 1983
Army, 20+ Years
U.S. Army Airborne Ranger. Completed 4 Combat rotations to Iraq and Afghanistan, Hondurus. Awarded 2 Bronze Stars.
Bill Brown
Bill Brown Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Aircraft Hydraulic Maintenance: B1B, KC-135, B-52, F-4E.
Bret Rapier
Bret Rapier Class of 1999
Navy, 9 Years
Petty Officer First Class Aviation Electrician stationed at Naval Station Norfolk, VA
charles major
charles major Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Chief Warrant Officer 3 (Marine Gunner) Infantry Weapons Officer, US Marines, 2D Marine Division, 2D Recon Battalion, Camp Lejeune, NC
Dave Vroman
Dave Vroman Class of 1965
Navy, 3 Years
Two Cruises, Carib 65 and Wespac 66
Erick W. Miller
Erick W. Miller Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
I was a Pointman in the 101st Airborne Infantry in Thua Thien Province, Vietnam. From 30 Nov. '69 thru 9 Nov. '70.
Ferdinand Figueroa
Ferdinand Figueroa Class of 1997
Navy, 8 Years
Have been serving in the Navy since 1999 and still enlisted. Love and very proud what I do. I am a Jet Engine Mechanic and have worked on the F-14, F-18, P-3 along with the engines from The E-2 &C-2, & the HS-60.
Fred W Holland SFC Retired
Fred W Holland SFC Retired Class of 1955
Army, 20+ Years
!955 to 1959 US Army France 1978 to 1996 US Army
Gerald W. Wilks
Gerald W. Wilks Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
USAF Security Service - supporting NSA Karamursel, Turkey and HQ USAF Security Service
J. Brian Wilson
J. Brian Wilson Class of 1998
Navy, 8 Years
Served as a Hospital Corpsman, both on the west coast and in Okinawa while attached to the United States Marine Corps. I've been deployed to the desert, the sea, and the jungle; it's been a hell of a ride.
Kenneth McCloud
Kenneth McCloud Class of 1966
Navy, 2 Years
U.S.S. Springfield
Matthew Wilson
Matthew Wilson Class of 2003
Army, 5 Years
Volunteered his time and knew the sacrafices, and sacraficed his life in Operation Iraqi Freedom, narrowly escaping death 3 times.
Paula Zaro(Lipinski)
Paula Zaro(Lipinski) Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served AD from 2007-2009 in Camp Lejeune NC. Served in the Reserves from 2009-2013. Sergeant at MACS-24 in Virginia Beach, VA.
Ralph Edwards
Ralph Edwards Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Served in Viet Nam, artillary
robert grudewicz
robert grudewicz Class of 1968
Army, 12 Years
Staff sergeant drill sergeant Finance and infantry Left service in 1982 to take care of my father who soon afterwards died of leukemia
Sarah (Pearson) Nava
Sarah (Pearson) Nava Class of 1997
Navy, 4 Years
Sarah served in 1997- 2001. She dedicated those four years to the serve of her country. She made us proud. She was the second generation female to serve.
William (Bill) Liles
William (Bill) Liles Class of 1954
Air Force, 20+ Years
Senior Master Sergeant, retired 1978

Classmates Spotlight

Grant Community High School Classmates

John Ptak
Class of '06

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