Grosse Pointe South High School Alumni

Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan (MI)

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

Bill Filbin
Bill Filbin
Class of 1963
Navy, 2 Years

U.S. Naval advisory in country Vietnam
Brian A. Graef
Brian A. Graef
Class of 1968
Army, 4 Years

Vietnam Veteran 1968-1970
Brian R. McCaughrin
Brian R. McCaughrin
Class of 1968
Navy, 6 Years

Served in The U.S. Navy Amphibious 6th Fleet, Aboard the U.S.N.S. Graham County 1176. Little Creek, Va. Tour of duty was
Bahamas - West Indies, Central American & Eastern USA. Mediterranean, Azores,
Spain, back to Mediterranean region.
Christopher King
Christopher King
Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years

Veteran of Operation Dessert Shield/Storm. Veteran of Iraq Freedom. currently serves at Andrews AFB with the 316 Security Forces Squadron.
David S. Simon
David S. Simon
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Joined in 1966, commissioned in 1969. Marine aviator for 28 years. Retired as Colonel.
David Woodrow
David Woodrow
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Telecommunications
Drew Walker
Drew Walker
Class of 1988
Navy, 5 Years

US Navy Lieutenant, Pentagon Washington DC
Ernest Dossin
Ernest Dossin
Class of 1959
Navy, 6 Years

LTJG served USS Fort Snelling (LSD30) BeachMaster unit 2, ARFCOS Courier.
Rcvd. Unit Citation. etc.
Gerald Rebeschini
Gerald Rebeschini
Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years

Still serving our US Army after 27 years and loving every minute of it. Currently serving at the National Training Center Fort Irwin California
John C. Climie
John C. Climie
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

1967-1970 US Army Intelligence
John F. Oster
John F. Oster
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

Communications computers Germany, Pentagon, Texas, Oklahoma.
John Oster
John Oster
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

Stints in Texas, Germany, the Pentagon, and Oklahoma.
Larry Patzer
Larry Patzer
Class of 1966
Navy, 9 Years

Vietnam Veteran.
Departed service June 1977. Served aboard the U.S.S. Belknap and U.S.S. Bainbridge.
Attained rank of GMM1.

God bless our members of the armed services!!
Max M Will
Max M Will
Class of 1974
Navy, 3 Years

Spent a few years dodging jets on the USS Kittyhawk.
Philip White
Philip White
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20 Years

Entered the Air Force in Dec 1968. Graduated OTS in Mar 1969. Graduated Undergraduate Navigator Training in Dec 1969 and Navigator/Bombardier Training in Jul 1970. Flew as navigator and then bombardier B52-H at Wurtsmith AFB, Oscoda, MI until May 1973. Graduated Undergraduate Pilot Training in Jul 1974. Stationed at Scott AFB, O'Fallon, IL flying C-9A air evac till Nov 1976 and at Clark AB, Philippines till Nov 1978. SAC Hq as air intelligence officer until Apr 1982. Flew C-141B at McChord AFB, WA until Dec 1988 when I retired as Assistant Chief Pilot 4th Military Airlift Squadron.
Roland Schultz
Roland Schultz
Class of 1965
Air Force, 14 Years

Fighter Pilot
ross d honhart
ross d honhart
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

served 1966-1968. army paratrooper, Vietnam 19 months, honorable discharge,
Thomas K. Koenig
Thomas K. Koenig
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

Was a river rat in nam 10/68 thru 5/70.
meet many alumni from the high during
my tour
Valerie Weidig
Valerie Weidig
Class of 1972
Army, 2 Years

DLI, Flight ops. Stationed in Germany.
Walter T. Van Tiem
Walter T. Van Tiem
Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 4 Years

MCRD San Diego, CA
Twenty Nine Palms, CA
Camp Lejeune, NC

Classmates Spotlight

Grosse Pointe South High School Classmates

Miriam Amerson ( Mimi Amerson
Class of '62

Alumni Stories

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School News

Wanted to buy Viewpointe yearbooks

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I am looking to buy GP South H. S. Yearbooks from 2006, 2008 and 2009 . Cash Paid. Writing inside are ok.
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Our Grosse Pointe South 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 Grosse Pointe South High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Grosse Pointe Farms are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!