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

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Honored Military Alumni

Charles Heidenburg
Charles Heidenburg Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
20 years of Naval Submarine Service
Charles Wiltsie
Charles Wiltsie Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Drafted in April 1970. Served in the 52nd Engineers in Ft. Carson, Colorado, then the 92nd Engineers in Long Binh, Viet Nam. Discharged in February, 1972.
Clifford C. Pyne
Clifford C. Pyne Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired as a LCDR.
Danard Petit Jr
Danard Petit Jr Class of 1978
Air Force, 4 Years
Served as a Security Specialist for 2 years in Berlin, Germany and for 1 1/2 years at Griffiss AFB, Rome, NY
Dave Axelson
Dave Axelson Class of 1952
Army, 3 Years
Duty in Korea--after the war. Worked in R & U near DMZ helping install electrical power in new US Barracks being installed
DAVE STRUB Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years
David Rowe
David Rowe Class of 1973
Marine Corps, 6 Years
MOS 2511(Lineman) 2532, 2531(Radio Operator/Maintainer), 2542 (Communication Center Operator)
Donald Scott
Donald Scott Class of 1979
National Guard, 20+ Years
SFC (E-7) Retired after 27 years, mostly Texas Army National Guard. Deployed to Iraq in 2005, awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Combat Medical Badge. June 2009 began Master of Science-Physician Assistant studies program at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in North Chicago, Illinois, Class of 2011. Member of the North Texas Patriot Guard Riders.
Eric Cole
Eric Cole Class of 1981
Navy Reserves, 18 Years
Navy Seabee. Served in Iraq 2004.
Gary Walters
Gary Walters Class of 1970
Navy, 3 Years
Electronic Warfare Operations (EWSN). 'A' School Pensacola, FL. Served on USS Valdez FF-1096, homeport Charleston, SC. Used the electronic spectrum to seek for mainly Soviet radar, identify what it was, and keep tabs on it (ESM). Used electronic countermeasures (ECM) equipment should we had been in a war setting.
George Werner
George Werner Class of 1948
Army, 2 Years
1st Lt. Korea
Jack Bauer
Jack Bauer Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
Appolo 10 recovery and a few other cool things.
John Macchia
John Macchia Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Corporal-USMC Vietnam '69-'70 Combat Veteran 1st. Marine Division
K. Quinn O'Brien
K. Quinn O'Brien Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years
US Navy Supply Corps. Home ported Norfolk VA. USS Shenandoah (AD-44)
Laurie Keel
Laurie Keel Class of 1980
Army, 6 Years
Us Army Band
Mike Santiago
Mike Santiago Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years
1 & 2 engine jet aircraft mechanic
Mike Wisniewski
Mike Wisniewski Class of 1988
Navy, 7 Years
1988-1995 Served Overseas in Italy for 2 years. Also in San Diego CA, Mayport FL, Philadelphia, PA, Norfolk VA, and Washington DC. Served in the Persian Gulf War.
Patrick Kelly
Patrick Kelly Class of 1959
Navy, 4 Years
Vietnam 1968-1969. Navy Surgeon NSA Danang Station Hospital, Navy Commendation Medal, Presidential Unit Citation.
Peter S. Balcunas
Peter S. Balcunas Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Boot Camp Parris Is SC Med Cruise 66-67 Vietnam 67-68 Inf-M60 MachineGuns USMCR ANGLICO, W.Palm Beach Retired MSgt E-8
Richard Meyers
Richard Meyers Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years
Fire Rescue 1974-1978

Classmates Spotlight

Hamburg High School Classmates

James Aumer
Class of '03

Alumni Stories

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School News

Ann Henning Haag, RN

Ann's death was posted recently in the Buffalo News. She was in the Class of 67 and lived on Long Ave when we were kids.
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