Military Alumni

Military 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

Darren James
Darren James Class of 1990
Air Force, 16 Years
I have been stationed in Delaware, Montana, Oklahoma, the United Kingdom, and Texas. I have also served in Iraq during the on going war. I am currently stationed at Randolph Air Force Base near San Antonio, Texas.
Dick Dusinberre
Dick Dusinberre Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Viet Nam Vet
Air Force, 20+ Years
Donald E. Lorow, Jr.
Donald E. Lorow, Jr. Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Chemical Gas Technician. Served in CA, NC and Japan.
joanne moran
joanne moran Class of 1948
Air Force, 20+ Years
Went to Sampson AF base for enlistment. I was sworn into the USAF at Mt. Morris TB Hospital in 1953 and went into the service as a 2/LT, nurse, and retired as a LT/col in 1973 . I give all the credit to the wonderful training that I received at St.James Mercy Hospital from 1948 to 1951.
john mcdonald
john mcdonald Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years
tleephone cabel splicer, AFCS, served in viet nam, phillopines, alaska korea, stateside- arizona texas, al, fl, ca.
Kimberly DeMaio
Kimberly DeMaio Class of 1977
Navy, 15 Years
Enlisted in the Navy Nov 78. Went to Boot Camp at Orlando Fl. Attended YN school at Meridian Mississippi. Stationed at NAF Atsugi, Japan from 1 May 79 - 31 Mar 81. VRC-30 30 Apr 81 - 27 Oct 82. Naval Submarine Base, Pearl Harbor, HI 8 Dec 82 - 9 Dec 85. VX-5, China Lake, CA 22 Jan 86 - 10 Oct 89. Naval Magazine, Guam 9 Feb 89 - 12 Dec 91. NAVCAMS Guam 22 Jan 92 - 26 Jul 93. SIMA San Diego, CA27 Jul 93 - 12 Jul 94. Retired 12 Jul 94. Received 2 Navy Achievement Medals and 3 Good Conduct Awards.
Mike Jimerson
Mike Jimerson Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
4 years active duty as dental lab technician. 24 years air national guard in AMMO.
Richard Crist
Richard Crist Class of 1991
Air Force, 13 Years
Joined the Air Force Reserves as a C130 Navigator, was selected for UPT and I'm currently assigned to Keesler AFB as a C130J Instructor Pilot where I serve as an Air Reserve Technician. I've flown to over 70 countries on numerous deployments in support of USSouthCom, PACAF, USAFE, AFCENT, HOA.
Ronald Weaver
Ronald Weaver Class of 1953
Air Force, 20+ Years
Joined the USAF in 1955 and received basic training at Sampson AFB, NY. I was initially trained as a cryptographic operator and later became a Communications-Electronics Plans and Programs manager. Spent tours in Germany, Japan, Vietnam and Thailand. Responsible for the planning, programming, procurement and overseeing of the installation of C-E equipment throughout the world in support of the USAF intelligence effort. Retired from active service in 1978 and then returned to the same job in 1983 and served another 22 years in the C-E business as a civil service member of the USAF. Finally retired in 2005 at Kelly AFB in San Antonio, Texas where I and my wife Kay now live. During my 45 years of service I was fortunate enough to travel close to 2 million air miles and visit many countries in Europe, the New East and the Far East.
Valorie Whitehill
Valorie Whitehill Class of 1993
Air Force, 16 Years
Barksdale La, England, Las Vegas, Korea, spokane Wa, and all over for TDY's a few war area's, and ready for the next base!! I'm a maintenance scheduler and "love it" .
William Jeffrey Lorow
William Jeffrey Lorow Class of 1973
Air Force, 4 Years
Avionic Communication Specialist

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