Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
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Honored Military Alumni
Bob Wade Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years Stationed at Westover AFB, MA then Grand Forks AFB, ND. Personnel Specialist
Chris Drance Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years Surface Warfare Officer, 10 years. Reserves 11 years.
Christopher Niemir Class of 1970
Navy Reserves, 10 Years Served 2 years active on the U.S.S. Great Sitkin (AE-17) and 8 years reserve.
Fred Locke Class of 1954
Air Force, 4 Years Served '66 thru '69. Was stationed at Kadena AB on Okinawa, Osan AB in Korea and McConnell AB in Kansas.
james poccia Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years 55 us army band huntzville ala redstone arsenal missile post
james poccia Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years served from 1966 to 1969 graduated from US naval school of music 1967 then served w/the55 US army band Redstone Arsenal Huntsville Ala. from 1967 to 1969
Jeffrey W. Largue Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years Infantry, Served in country from December of 1967 with 199th Light Infantry Charley Company 3/7 Infantry till being medivaced to Camp Drake in Osaka Japan for three months. Spent the Tet Offensive on the roof of the U.S. Embassy in Saigon for three days after they brought us in from Bi en Chan. I was wounded in August of 1968, and finished up my military service in Okinawa as a security driver for the Adjutant General of Okinawa
John D. Krische Class of 1965
Army, 1 Years PFC John D. Krische was Killed in Action at the Battle of Ong Thahn on October 17, 1967. John was serving with Company "A" 2nd Battalion 28th Infantry Regiment, (The Black Lions ) 1st Infantry Div. John's under strenghthed Battalion walked into and ambush site controlled by 2500 vietcong soldiers. His company and a sister company were decimated in less then an Hour. 58 US servicemen were KIA 75 WIA 2 MIA. John was awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Combat "V" for Valor, Bronze Star medal with Oak leaf cluster( in leu of 2nd award) Purple Heart Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Vietnam Service, And Vietnam Campaign medal, All Posthumously. The Town of Hempstead will be honoring PFC John D. Krische with a street dedication on Friday, October 3, 2008. The corner of Bell Street And Munson Ave, In West Hempstead have been selected . John Lived on Nassau Blvd, but always played on Munson Ave. He graduated from carey in 1965.
Paul Weiss Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years After graduating from the Univeristy of Pittsburgh in 1968, I served as an Infantry Officer at Ft Benning as an instructor at the Infantry School and, later, as a rifle platoon leader and ass't staff officer in Vietnam from 1969-1970. Returned to Ft. Benning and finished my active duty tour at the Infantry School until my discharge in 1972.
Robert Nilsen Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years ASW Analyst
Stephen Groll Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years Tinker AFB, Midwest City, Okla, '68-'69; Monkey Mountain (620th TCS), Republic of Vietnam, '69-'70; RAF Lakenheath, England, '70-'72.
William F. Spadafora Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 8 Years Combat Engineers
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H. Frank Carey 40th Year Class Reunion
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