Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Barney P; Leone Class of 1942
Navy, 3 Years During 1943 after boot camp I was sent to be trained in maintaing deseil engines to become a Motor Machinest Mate. After completion of training I received my rank as MoMM3/c. I was later sent to Miami Beach Fla. to train and retreive trial torpedoes that were launched from PT Boats.at a target ship. I was later called to be part of a ships crew for a new naval tanker that was to be commihioned in New Orleans, The USS Nemasket (AOG 10) Saw action in Iwo Jimo & Okinawa and was credited for dwoning a Japanese plane . After the Japanese surrender we took part in the Liberation of China. In April of 1946 I was eligible ot return home to N.Y to recieve my honorable discharge.
Bennett Gordon Class of 1951
Air Force, 4 Years Radar Operator spent 9 months in Korea Feb to nov 1953 18 months in newfindland may 54 to nov 55
EDMUND F PASSARELLI JR Class of 1954
Navy, 3 Years GUN FIRE CONTROL ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN 2nd CLASS PETTY OFFICER. (FT2)
Edwin Olmeda Class of 1990
Army, 20+ Years I served for 20 years and I am now retired.
Edwin Rodriguez Class of 1976
Air Force, 14 Years Served 7 Years US.Air Force. Served 7 Years US.Army NG.
Frank Karpeles Class of 1938
Army, 4 Years Army air force
Henry W.Lajoie Class of 1944
Navy, 4 Years Served USS Rankin during WW-II as Coxswain, P.O.-3, drove Marines on to Beaches in Pacific Theatre.
Julio C. Carvajal Jr Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 6 Years United States Marine SGT E-5 2 Marine Recon Division
LEOCADIOTORRES Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 3 Years TWO TOURES IN VIETNAM
Leslie schneider Class of 1941
Air Force, 4 Years S/Sgt us army air corps
LESLIE SCHNEIDER Class of 1941
Air Force, 4 Years S/Sgt in us atrmy air corps seved in iceland then in uk
marvin geller Class of 1952
Air Force, 3 Years Ballistic Missile Division Captain
Marvin Zimmet Class of 1948
Navy, 4 Years September 21,1948 to August 28,1952
PERRY LIPKIN Class of 1955
Navy, 20+ Years FOUR YEARS NAVY BAND 26 YEARS IN THE RESERVES. RETIRED FROM MILITARY AS A WO4.TAUGHT BAND AT CROTON HARMON HS, CROTON,NY FOR 30 YEARS PLUS
Robert J> Hillman Class of 1969
Navy, 5 Years Commissaryman(cook)
ROBERT LIPKIN Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years SERVED IN VIET NAM DURING THE HOT AND HEAVY TET OFFENIVE. LOST HIS LIFE 30 YEARS LATER FROM THE EFFECTS OF AGENT ORANGE
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Marc Washington class of 1972....son is named ESPN HS Soccer All-American
Our son Taylor Washington was named ESPN HS All-American (soccer) in 2010 from the Rye Country Day School (Westchester C...