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


Class of 0
, Years

barry frazier
barry frazier
Class of 1975
Navy, 6 Years

navy corpsman
Curtis Colin
Curtis Colin
Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Vietnam, 1965 and 1966
Curtis Colin
Curtis Colin
Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years

Pilot FAC (Forward Air Controler) Air Force
Vietnam 1965-1966
Elizabeth Mikell
Elizabeth Mikell
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as a Sergeant First Class (SFC) in the Food Service Industry. Awarded 3 Army Achievment Medals, 2 Army Commendation Medals, 1 NATO Forces Medal and 1 War on Terrorism Ribbon. Spent 3 tours in Germany, 2 tours in Korea, temporary tours in Hungary, Poland, Egypt, and Bosnia. augmented forces to provide security at the 1996 Olympics.
James Brigham
James Brigham
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

US Army 1970-73 Military Intelligence
Vietnam Veteran 72-73
John A. Landry IV
John A. Landry IV
Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Desert Storm , served as active reserve with the Illinois branch from 2D BN 24TH MAR 4THMARDIV, after his active duty from 85-89, also toured Afghanistan, Kandahar - Kabul - Bagram . During 2007-8.
John E Ra]ier jr
John E Ra]ier jr
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

4392 Wing Vandenburg AFB
Missile Launch Operation
John E. Rapier Jr
John E. Rapier Jr
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

Trained @ Vandenburg AFB as a Missile Launch Operator, now Truck Driver for Driving Ambition in Tennessee.
Lesley R Taylor
Lesley R Taylor
Class of 1986
Air Force, 12 Years

Honorably Discharged Sergeant
Maurita Howard Lark
Maurita Howard Lark
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Master Sergeant (32 years); Army and Army Reserves; Human Resources Management Supervisor; Operation Desert Shield/Storm; Operation Enduring/Iraqi Freedom.
Trina G Johnson-Fleet
Trina G Johnson-Fleet
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Retired / DAV
WILLIAM A GREEN
WILLIAM A GREEN
Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 17 Years

After initial service selected for officer training and later flight school. Flew the F4J Phantom
William E. Saxe
William E. Saxe
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

35 years in USAF. China specialist. Commander of Intel units in Korea and Germany. Interrogator in Vietnam. Air Attache to Soviet Union. National Military Command Center during Desert Storm. Joint US-Russian POW/MIA Commission. NASA Russia Representative.
Colonel, USAF (Ret.)

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La Tarsha Simmons
Class of '97

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Our Hirsch Metropolitan 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 Hirsch Metropolitan High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Chicago are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!