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

Alison Caldieraro
Alison Caldieraro Class of 2002
Air Force, 6 Years
Just returned from a 7 month tour in Iraq. Currently stationed back home at Scott AFB, IL. I work in transportation, and plan on going back overseas next fall.
Anthony Schaaf
Anthony Schaaf Class of 1995
Army, 9 Years
Served on both active duty and in the Georgia National Guard. Served tour in Bosnia, Kosovo, and Iraq, as well as many other short tours throughout the country.
Brian Ellspermann
Brian Ellspermann Class of 1993
Air Force, 10 Years
4 years Active Duty and 6 years Air National Guard while going to college. Civil Engineering Squadron.
Daniel W Martin
Daniel W Martin Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years
1983-2004 Sergeant First Class E7, Military Police and Army Recruiter. Served 5 yrs in Germany and Kuwait/Saudi during 1991 Gulf War
Dave Cummings
Dave Cummings Class of 1976
Air Force, 18 Years
Retired, Civil Engineering runway construction, and ICBM Systems Analyst, Peacekeeper and Minuteman weapon systems.
Dave Heath
Dave Heath Class of 1972
Air Force, 11 Years
4 years Active Duty w/ 1 yr Oxford, England... 4 years Air National Guard - Weekend Warrior 3 years Air National Guard - Full Time
David Kappler
David Kappler Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
Security Police and Microwave Communications Tech.
Dennis Reynolds
Dennis Reynolds Class of 1970
Army, 14 Years
Infantry,(Grunt) MilitaryPolice also a grunt.
Donald Cates
Donald Cates Class of 1956
Air Force, 5 Years
Airborne radio comm, transitioning into digital data comm, Japan, then instructor in electronics
Gary D. Bierman
Gary D. Bierman Class of 1983
Army, 4 Years
Station in germany and Ft. Carson Co
Greg Watson
Greg Watson Class of 1981
Air Force, 20+ Years
F-4E Weapon Systems Officer - Philippines F-15E Weapon Systems Officer - Southern Watch Operation Iraqi Freedom 2005 (Qatar) Operation Enduring Freedom 2007 (Afghanistan)
Jacob Henderson
Jacob Henderson Class of 2002
Air Force, 4 Years
Serving in Washington DC, at the White House Communitcation Agency
James Martin
James Martin Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Private to Sergeant 1st Class (E-7), Platoon Sergeant for Communications, served 2 tours of Korea, 2 tours of Bosnia, 1 tour in Germany, 1 deployment to Iraq, stationed stateside at Fort Hood, Fort Campbell Ky (6 years), Fort Bliss and retired at Fort Lewis Washington
James Martin
James Martin Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Communications
Jason Ackles
Jason Ackles Class of 2005
Army Reserves, 10 Years
Transportation Specialist. Deployed to Kuwait in 2012.
Jeffrey Daves
Jeffrey Daves Class of 1982
Navy, 4 Years
06/1982 - 09/1982: Orlando Naval Academy 10/1982 - 01/1983: USS Barnstable County LST 1197 02/1983 - 05/1983: Great Lakes Naval Academy 06/1983 - 06/1986: USS John King DDG-3 Honorably Discharged 06/27/1986 Machinist Mate 2nd Class (E-5)
Jill Whitlock
Jill Whitlock Class of 1983
Army Reserves, 8 Years
Army nurse at St Peters reserve ctr. Deployed to Iraq 2007 to 2008.
Jocelyn Ackles
Jocelyn Ackles Class of 2006
Air Force, 4 Years
Air Force Security Forces. Deployed 3 times, once to Kuwait, twice to Afghanistan.
Jon Chester
Jon Chester Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Completed 6 month tour in Iraq and is getting ready to return back to Iraq in February
Joshua Ackles
Joshua Ackles Class of 2003
Navy Reserves, 4 Years
Navy Sea Bee. Deployed to Afghanistan in 2007.

Classmates Spotlight

Jersey Community High School Classmates

Jennifer Brockman
Class of '97

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