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

BILL McCann
BILL McCann Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years
volunteered for draft, 1060-1962. basic at Ft Bennington,Ga, advanced Infintry at Ft Jackson,SC spent the rest of my tour in Schofield Bks, Hawaii. Hey somebody had to o there,lol A great expeience. had an appt to West Point but declined, no regrets,I guess,lol
Gary  H Wood
Gary H Wood Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years
Traveled the world with 7 assignments in 21 years as a crew chief on C-130 aircraft. Retired in 1996 while at McConnell AFB, Kansas. Worked at Cessna Aircraft building business jets for over 17 yrs. currently retired and enjoying life.
Harry Alderman
Harry Alderman Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
Personnel Management Specialist Served 1964-1966 in Germany as redeployment specialist. Feb 1966-Nov 1966 Ft Leonard Wood, MO as a classification and assignment specialist.
John Hardy
John Hardy Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years
ELINT ops.
Patrick Smith
Patrick Smith Class of 1999
Air Force, 13 Years
currently serving at McGuire AFB NJ
Robert Niver
Robert Niver Class of 1952
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Spent about half of my service time in Korea from July 1954 to April 1955 and finished up at Camp Pendleton as an MP. Great training for school administration!
William F McCann
William F McCann Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years
thats 2 year,1 month 28days, was extended due to Cuban crisis and building of the Berlin wall. volunteered for draft. Basic in Ft Benning,GA, AIT in Ft Jackson,SC, rest of term in Schofield Brks,Hawaii. Hey someone had to go,:O)
William Gillett
William Gillett Class of 1975
Army, 13 Years
Crewchief/ forward obsever on light observation helicopters served in Germany

Classmates Spotlight

Hammondsport High School Classmates

William F Mccann
Class of '59

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School News

Barbara S. Mortensen

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