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

Aaron Cooke
Aaron Cooke Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 2 Years
He has kicked 9 people out of our armory
Bill Riley
Bill Riley Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
Retired 2000
Chris Bates
Chris Bates Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years
Chris served in Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm, & Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is currently stationed in Germany.
Christopher Price
Christopher Price Class of 2001
Air Force, 7 Years
Diet Therapist in the USAF
Collette Bates
Collette Bates Class of 1988
Air Force, 4 Years
USAF, Military Police, K-9 Division- Narcotics, Attack, and Bomb dog handler
Collette Bates
Collette Bates Class of 1988
Air Force, 4 Years
Security Police, K9 Division
Craig Tacy
Craig Tacy Class of 1998
Army, 9 Years
Served in OIF 1. Currently serving in OIF 5 (Motor SGT).
Dave Johansen
Dave Johansen Class of 1985
Navy, 5 Years
US NAVY Hospital Corpsman US ARMY Medevac Medic Desert Shield/Desert Storm
David Grover
David Grover Class of 1983
Army, 6 Years
US Infantry
David Hulslander
David Hulslander Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years
Retired as a Command Sergeant Major. Retired in 1999.
Donald B. Miller
Donald B. Miller Class of 1988
Navy, 18 Years
Currently serving in NAS Brunswick, ME at the US Navy's Survival School (SERE). Email:
Edward Landfair
Edward Landfair Class of 1985
Air Force, 20+ Years
Still active duty with over 24 years.
Evan Fulton
Evan Fulton Class of 1997
Army, 5 Years
Joined Active duty Army in 2003. Served in OIF 2 and 4 with the 1st ID. Stationed in Germany for 4 years.
Gayla (Kilyanczik) Tardie
Gayla (Kilyanczik) Tardie Class of 1975
Army, 4 Years
March 1983 - Aircraft Fire Control (Weapon systems) on the Cobra Attack Helicopter. Ft. Hood, Tx.
Greg Piotrowski
Greg Piotrowski Class of 1990
Air Force, 17 Years
17+ years of service; been stationed in England, New Mexico, Las Vegas, North Carolina, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Florida, Belgium, Germany and Texas. Traveled through France, Holland, Italy, Turkey, Afghanistan, Krygzstan, Uzbekistan, Iraq. Jobs include Aircraft maintenance, AFOSI Special Agent.
Heather King
Heather King Class of 1997
Coast Guard, 7 Years
Serves currently in Corpus Christi, TX as an Aviation Mechanic on the only search and rescue jet a Falcon 20. Still attending school to become a nurse.
James B Stockwell
James B Stockwell Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years
I spent 4 years in the USAF from 1971-1973. I was in the US Army Reserve for 16+ years. I am retired as a SFC.
Jarad Wood
Jarad Wood Class of 1997
Army, 6 Years
Jarad was in the Army for 6 years as a crew cheif on a blackhawk. When he got out, he went right into the Air National Guard, where he is in his fourth year. He is now an E6. He will be returning from Kosovo in a few weeks. He has also served in S. Korea and Iraq.
Jeffrey Hunter Lovering
Jeffrey Hunter Lovering Class of 1972
Army, 10 Years
67Y20, OH58, Crew Chief Helicopter/co pilot
jim chase
jim chase Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
medic 1970-1990, Germany, Italy, CT, NY, NC, GA, FL, KY, LA

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Keene High School Classmates

David Martin
Class of '60

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