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

Honored Military Alumni

Al Curving
Al Curving Class of 1963
National Guard, 20+ Years
37 years total military service: USAF 1964-70 and Army National Guard 1976-2007. Retired as CW5 NJNG State Command Chief Warrant Officer.
Don O'Neill
Don O'Neill Class of 1966
Navy, 12 Years
Anti-submarine Warfare Flight Crew with VP-47 flying the Lockheed P-3C Orion.
James Hanzakos
James Hanzakos Class of 1961
Navy, 3 Years
Long patrols on USS Newell and Lansing Long Westpac patrols on USS Grayback and USS Bonefish. Patrols lasted about 3 months each. Incommunicado and classified. Did not make loved ones happy with me.
James Hanzakos
James Hanzakos Class of 1961
Navy, 3 Years
Long patrols on USS Newell and Lansing Long Westpac patrols on USS Grayback and USS Bonefish. Patrols lasted about 3 months each. Incommunicado and classified. Did not make loved ones happy with me.
Jeffrey Missonellie
Jeffrey Missonellie Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years
2d Batallion, 11th Artillery, 101 ABN DIV APO 96383 Vietnam, December 1969 - February 26, 1971
John Ingino
John Ingino Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Parris island , S.C. camp LeJune, N.C. Machinegunner Fox co. 2nd Btn 9th Marines Camp Pendelton, CA Marine Barracks Guam Okinawa, Japan Diego Garcia Mount Fuji, Japan Yuma , AZ 29 Palms , CA
Robert Zwier
Robert Zwier Class of 1972
Air Force, 6 Years
Entered USAF 1972 . Paramedic/ Pararescue. Assigned to MacDill AFB, Fla. Participated in "Operation Babylift" May 1975. Awarded several citations. Became an instructor throught the School of Aerospace Medicine iat Brooks AFB Texas. Assigned to MAC Headquarters at Scott AFB, Ill. Retired and assigned to 911th Arilift wing , Pittsburgh Pa. Retired and workes for the Government teaching around the country and foreign locations.
Rockwell Seldon Herron
Rockwell Seldon Herron Class of 1966
Army, 1 Years
Rocky lost his life in Vietnam on March 25th 1967. He was serving with the 173rd Airborne and had been in Vietnam for under a month when he made the ultimate sacrifice. May this American Hero rest well in Gods Loving embrace.

Classmates Spotlight

Hawthorne High School Classmates

May Davila
Class of '96

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Hawthorne Yearbooks 46, 47, 55, 56, 67 and 68

Hawthorne High School Yearbooks for 1946, 47, 55, 56, 67, and 68 are listed on Ebay if anyone is interested!
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