Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Grosse Pointe South High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Blue Devils lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

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
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.
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!!
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
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
William P Reeves
William P Reeves Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years
1965 to 1967 Vietnam Veteran

Classmates Spotlight

Grosse Pointe South High School Classmates

Lisa Bialac/connor
Class of '74

Alumni Stories

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School News

1969 GPHS Grad Book

I have my GPHS 1969 Grad Book scanned to a CD, if anyone is interested I can make you a CD copy for $10.00.
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