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

Alex Cwiekalo
Alex Cwiekalo
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired as Chief Master Sergeant
ANNE MARIE CUFFE (LICHT)
ANNE MARIE CUFFE (LICHT)
Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years

Personnel, human resouces
Bob Johnson
Bob Johnson
Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years

USN-1970: off to Boot Camp in Great Lakes, IL 7 days after graduation. One tour at DaNang AB, RVN.
Carl London Wolff
Carl London Wolff
Class of 1998
Army, 10 Years

Served 2 tours in Iraq, 1 tour in Afghanistan & 1 tour in Kosovo.
Catherine A. Shadis
Catherine A. Shadis
Class of 1969
Air Force, 3 Years

Sgt. E-4 Medical Tech. Psyche Tech. Eglin, AFB. Florida
Darrell Swinicki
Darrell Swinicki
Class of 1977
Air Force, 6 Years

ICBM Tech
Lackland AFB Texas
Chanute AFB Illinois
F.E. Warren AFB Wyoming
Darrell Swinicki
Darrell Swinicki
Class of 1977
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Texas, Illinois, Wyoming (Minuteman 3 Missiles)
Donald S. Horvath
Donald S. Horvath
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Company b 2nd Battalion 39th INF 9th Inf Div Vietnam Mekong Delta
Donald S. Horvath
Donald S. Horvath
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam Delta B Co 2/39th 9th Inf Div
EDWARD HUFF
EDWARD HUFF
Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years

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Eric Crago
Eric Crago
Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 4 Years

3rd Bn 8th Mar
Francis E Babiasz
Francis E Babiasz
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Retired LTC, aviator.
Geoffrey grotz
Geoffrey grotz
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

field radio repair, learned at Ft. Gordon
Hank Westermann
Hank Westermann
Class of 1977
Air Force, 6 Years

Tactical Radar Stations Stationed in:
Gibbsboro, NJ
Hofn, Iceland
Ft. Monroe, Va
Hank Westermann
Hank Westermann
Class of 1977
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in New Jersey, Iceland, and Virginia
Jeff Schwartz
Jeff Schwartz
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Graduated US Military Academy 1980, 5 years Active Duty, 18 Years Active Reserve Duty, Retired at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in 2003.
John J. Kermondy
John J. Kermondy
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Serve 1 year in Vietnam. Metals: Bronze Star , National Defense Service , Vietnam Service , Vietnam Campaign , Sharpshooter (Rifle).
Joseph Carey
Joseph Carey
Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years

Vietnam 1971-1972
Kevin Shwiner
Kevin Shwiner
Class of 1968
Air Force, 11 Years

Joined 8/14/68 4 years active duty Aircraft Maintenance. Vietnam 71/72. 7 years Air Reserves activated Desert Storm 9 months. Stationed at McGuire AFB.
Lawrence Jefferson II
Lawrence Jefferson II
Class of 1999
Navy, 8 Years

Served as a cryptologic technician in the field of information warfare.
Leonard DiStaso
Leonard DiStaso
Class of 1967
Army Reserves, 6 Years

78th Lightning Division
Supply Instructor
Leonard Distaso
Leonard Distaso
Class of 1967
Army Reserves, 6 Years

1968-1974
78th Division
Supply Instructor
Luis A. Castaneda
Luis A. Castaneda
Class of 1998
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Marines.
Michael Kane
Michael Kane
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

US Navy Submarine Service, my entire career.
Mike Britt
Mike Britt
Class of 1978
Marine Corps, 24 Years

Retired Rifle Company 1st Sgt
Served in all 4 USMC Divisions
Phil Hewett
Phil Hewett
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

Sgt. Tank crewman. Mannheim, Baumholder, and Grafewoehr, Germany 1969-1971.
RALPH E. KREMP
RALPH E. KREMP
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

VIETNAM 69-70 CH-47 CHINOOK HELICOPTER CREW ( DOORGUNNER, CREWCHIEF, FLIGHT ENGINEER)
Randy Rice
Randy Rice
Class of 1977
Coast Guard, 6 Years

Stationed right here at home in Belmar. NJ and Governor's Island, NYC..
Rashad Yarborough
Rashad Yarborough
Class of 1999
Navy, 6 Years

2 Tours in IRAQ
Served on the USS Enterprise
Robert Allen Gurczynski
Robert Allen Gurczynski
Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years

Captain of USS Jacksonville, nuclear submarine. 32 years of Service
Robert Murdock
Robert Murdock
Class of 1968
Navy, 10 Years

Nuclear Submarine Reactor Operator
Robert Ryan
Robert Ryan
Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years

U.S.Army March 1967-June 1989. SSG. Infantry/Military Police Vietnam veteran. had my last named legally changed from Smith to Ryan while on active duty.
Robert Steel Jr
Robert Steel Jr
Class of 1988
Navy, 20+ Years

Submarines Nuclear
Roberta (Monaco) Komski
Roberta (Monaco) Komski
Class of 1968
Navy, 2 Years

Air Traffic Controller - Jacksonville FL
Russ Dutcher
Russ Dutcher
Class of 1978
Navy, 16 Years

Leading Petty Officer - Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 21- Naval Ordnance Battalion 1 - Seabee Combat Warfare Specialist (SCWS) - Naval Ordnanceman - Recruiter - Command Career Counselor - NORHB -1 Sailor of the Year 2005
Stefan Curcic
Stefan Curcic
Class of 2013
Air Force, 7 Years

Still in. C-17A Pilot
Steven Ernst
Steven Ernst
Class of 1984
Army, 10 Years

Desert Storm Veteran as a Sgt ( E-5)
Steven Malley
Steven Malley
Class of 1980
Marine Corps, 4 Years

3rd Battalion 8th Marines
Headquarters 8th Marines
1 tour in Beirut Lebanon
Steven Moore
Steven Moore
Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Motor Vehicle Operator, Martial Arts Instructor Trainer
Tom Giannazzo
Tom Giannazzo
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

23 years as a Radio/TV Broadcaster & Producer. Served in Korea (twice), Spain, The Azores (Portugal), Guam and other overseas locations. Taught TV Production at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, CO. Served as Air Force Entertainment Liaison in Los Angeles, helping Hollywood make films & TV shows depicting the Air Force, including Stargate SG-1 (5 seasons), Terminator 3, The Sum of All Fears, The Perfect Storm and many more.

Classmates Spotlight

John F Kennedy Memorial High School Classmates

William Culver
Class of '68

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Our John F Kennedy Memorial 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 John F Kennedy Memorial High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Iselin are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!