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

Andre M. Carter
Andre M. Carter Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years
Six years of Honorable service for the United States Air Force. Security Specialist & Civil Engineer
Bryce M. Peterson
Bryce M. Peterson Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years
tours in Greece and Norfolk, Virginia
Chris Vullo
Chris Vullo Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Retired 2010
Colonel Scott L. Taylor
Colonel Scott L. Taylor Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
Class of 1985. Scott L. Taylor promotion to Colonel, US Army Infantry 1 Jan 2015
Dana Johnson
Dana Johnson Class of 1976
Navy, 4 Years
Aviation jet engine mechanic and A-6 Intruder Plane Captain assigned to VA-42 in Virginia Beach.
Dennis Maddox
Dennis Maddox Class of 1961
Army, 6 Years
1965-6, Korea, Communications Chief
Dennis P Spitz
Dennis P Spitz Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
Senior Paralegal Manager to the Staff Judge Advocate of the USAF
Dennis Spitzer
Dennis Spitzer Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Inventory Management Technician. Retired as E-7 MSgt. Stationed at Dover AFB,DE,Griffiss AFB,NY, RAF Mildenhall,England, Weusscheim AS,Ge and KI Sawyer AFB,MI.
Diane Devol
Diane Devol Class of 1983
Air Force, 6 Years
Served for 6 years working in the field of calibration and repair of electronic equipment. Was active duty during Desert Storm, and was awarded the National Defense Ribbon during that conflict
JAMES A. MODICA Class of 1964
Navy Reserves, 4 Years
James Manzi
James Manzi Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years
John Larson
John Larson Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served 30 years, retired as a CMSgt (E-9) in the Security Police. Served in Korea, Taiwan, Spain, Kansas, South Dakota, Texas, and Arizona.
Keith A. Reed,Sr.
Keith A. Reed,Sr. Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
I served in the US Army as Wheeled Vehicle Mechanic, Physical Activities Director and a Logistician. I serve in Operations Desert Shield, Desert Storm and Desert Calm. I am now retired and serving as a Clinical Pastoral Chaplain at a Hospital attaining those with long term acute care medical issues.
LEROY FOSTER Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Entered military at the height of the Vietnam War in August 1967 with my draft notice in hand. I elected to enlist in the US Air Force and went with several Jamestown men to basic training under Project 100,000. Sent Direct Duty Assignment to Westover AFB Mass as a fuels specialist with no prior tech school training as many did under Project 100,000. Without knowing the dangers of Agent Orange herbicides, I was selected to handle, mix and power spray these herbicides as an additional duty besides refueling B52 bombers, KC135 refueling aircraft, fighters like the F4 Phantom, F106 Delta Dart, and many other fighter aircraft and cargo aircraft. I stayed in for the next 20 plus years going from base to base (22 in all) all over the world. I retired from active duty and came home to have to start all over again graduating from JCC in 1991 and SUNY Fredonia in 1993 amassing 305 semester hours of classes and four degrees. Going back to work for the Dept of Defense and the US Air Force for another 18 years serving overseas again for OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM AND OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM finally retiring in July 2004 because of Agent Orange diseases.
Mike Peterson
Mike Peterson Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Lt Col retired RF4C pilot
MSgt LeRoy Glenn Foster, USAF, Retired
MSgt LeRoy Glenn Foster, USAF, Retired Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
entered military service in August 1967 because of the Vietnam War draft. I received my draft notice. I was a high school drop out but received my GED in 1967. I served honorably for 20 plus years retiring active duty in dec 1987. I refueled aircraft my first 12 years on active duty including B52 BOMBERS bombing Vietnam targets. My last nine years I served as an Accounting and Finance supervisor/superintendent working in several areas of Air Force finance operations. Earning two degrees from the US Air Force Community College, Jamestown Community College and Fredonia State University. Continuing my career with the Dept of Defense in DFAS Columbus Ohio and the US Air Force during OEF/OIF at RAF Lakenheath England 48th Tactical Fighter Wing up to 2003 and retiring in July 2005 from Wright Patterson AFB OHIO. I am severely service connected disabled from Agent Orange direct exposure from the Vietnam WAR. 250% Service connected disabled.
Noah Courtney
Noah Courtney Class of 2003
Army, 10 Years
Military Police Officer
richard h phillips
richard h phillips Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Served from 1967 to 1970. Special Agent Military Counterintelligence. Vietnam and Valley Forge field office.
Rick guignon
Rick guignon Class of 1972
Air Force, 6 Years
73350 manpower spec.(E5) SSgt
Roger F Crick
Roger F Crick Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Army Aviation, Maintenance Qualified. Combat helicopter pilot.

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Class of '67

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