Military Alumni

Military High School Alumni

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

Conrad B. Scott
Conrad B. Scott
Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 3 Years

1966-69 Vietnam/Khe-Sanh
David Gallas
David Gallas
Class of 1978
Air Force, 6 Years

30750 - Telecommunications Systems Controller
Mar '82 - Apr '82: Basic Training - Lackland AFB, TX
Apr '82 - Sep '82: Tech School - Keesler AFB, Biloxi, MS
Sep '82 - Apr '84: NORAD - Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Peterson AFB, Colorado Springs, CO
May '84 - Apr '87: Kalkar AS, West Germany
Nov '87 - Jul '88: US Air Guard Illinois - O'Hare
David Wenaas
David Wenaas
Class of 1958
Army, 2 Years

1st Lt, Corps of Engineers, Stationed 2 years in Bamberg Germany; Lived with German family. Jump school, but why would anyone jump out of a perfectly good plane?
Frederick Bruce McKenzie
Frederick Bruce McKenzie
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

Infantry OCS, Airborne, Ranger, Special Forces, 18 Months RVN; overseas tours in Thailand & Germany; retired from Pentagon in 1989 as Lieutenant Colonel with 24 years service. It was a great ride, would do it all over again.
WHOAH! Go Army, Beat Navy.
Gerald A. Norton (Howatt)
Gerald A. Norton (Howatt)
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired as Senior Master Sergeant. Tours included Alaska, Hawaii, Vietnam, Texas, Michigan, Idaho and the Air Force Academy. Worked in operations field,and military training.
James L. Baird
James L. Baird
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

From Dec 1861 thru Aug 1984. I began as a Morse Intercept Operator, then Administration, Personnel, and finally an automated personnel data analyst. Served multiple locations in Asia from Sep 62 thru Mar 68 supporting the Vietnam war.
James L. Baird
James L. Baird
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 1961-1984 including five and a half continuous years in Asia from Sep 62 thru Mar 68 as a Morse Intercept operator, admin specialist, personnel technician and mostly as a Personnel Functional Analyst, automating new systems.
James Wilschke
James Wilschke
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Stationed, Bttburg AB, Germany 1965-68
John Gallup
John Gallup
Class of 1966
Air Force, 2 Years

Photo interpreter in Vietnam and Thailand
John Gallup
John Gallup
Class of 1966
Air Force, 2 Years

AF OTS, AFSC 8044 from AFAITC @Lowry AFB, 12 RITS RVN, 432 RTS Thailand, separated 1973.
John Koeppen
John Koeppen
Class of 1980
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

Search & rescue
Maritime drug interdiction operations
Intelligence operations
International admiralty law
Port security operations (post-9/11)
Captain, USCG (ret.)
John Ritenour
John Ritenour
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

1st LT Ft Lee VA, Vietnam: Tay Ninh, Tan An
Joseph Iantorno
Joseph Iantorno
Class of 2014
Marine Corps Reserve, 1 Years

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Keith D. Culshaw
Keith D. Culshaw
Class of 1987
Navy, 5 Years

Explosives Ordnance Disposal -Special Warfare Group 2
Randy Crosson
Randy Crosson
Class of 1976
Navy, 6 Years

GSM2 (ESWS)
USS David R Ray DD-971
Stanley Douglass
Stanley Douglass
Class of 1969
Navy, 20+ Years

CAPTAIN
S-3 carrier aviator
Terry Ebert
Terry Ebert
Class of 1962
Navy, 6 Years

1963-69
Terry O'Malley
Terry O'Malley
Class of 1979
Navy, 15 Years

Hospital Corpsman assigned to Fleet Marine Force units in Okinawa,Japan and 29 Palms, CA and also Naval Air Station, Glenview,IL
Timothy Steven Logston
Timothy Steven Logston
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

Air Defence Artillery 4th of the 61st Batalion Chaparal/ Vulcan
Will Severson
Will Severson
Class of 1968
Army, 2 Years

Viet Nam 70-71, 39th Engineers, Combat Construction Chi Li - Tam Ky

Classmates Spotlight

Hinsdale Central High School Classmates

Martha "mardi" Faletti
Class of '68

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Our Hinsdale Central High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Hinsdale Central High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Hinsdale are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!