Louis E. Dieruff High School Alumni

Allentown, Pennsylvania (PA)

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

Ambrosia Handwerk Shellenberger, LTC, (RETIRED)
Ambrosia Handwerk Shellenberger, LTC, (RETIRED)
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Served in Army Nurse Corps
Carrie (Meckstroth) McCoy
Carrie (Meckstroth) McCoy
Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 17 Years

Been around the world and done a lot of cool stuff. Currently serving at my last duty station (Adjutant, MAG 49 WIllow Grove, PA) before I grow up (ie. retire) and have to get a real job.
Craig M. Olivieri
Craig M. Olivieri
Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired after 20+ years of military Service, having served onboard the USS Yancey (AKA93) the USS Chilton (APA38), the USS Guadalcanal (LPH 7), the Uss Farragut (DDG 37) and the USS Hoist (ARS 40). Attached to the Fleet Air Reconnaissance Squadron VQ2, before accepting orders to work with the Iceland Defense Force, and Comstrikeforcesouth, a component of NATO.
David A. Tedesco
David A. Tedesco
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Served in the U.S. Army 1971 - 1974
Vietnam Veteran - Served from 1971 - 1972
David C. Adams
David C. Adams
Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years

Service disabled combat veteran with 14 years overseas. Retired in 1993 as a CW3, US Army.
Deborah Frantz
Deborah Frantz
Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years

Administrative Specialist - stationed at Wright Patterson AFB, OH after TX and training in Biloxi, MS
Delviah Purcell
Delviah Purcell
Class of 1983
Air Force, 8 Years

Served 1985-1994 with Honorable Discharge from the U.S. Air Force. Work: Air Traffic Control Operator, Air Traffic Control Instructor, and Human Resources Specialist.
Di'Monique Bradby
Di'Monique Bradby
Class of 1999
Army, 10 Years

Served for over 10 years!!
ERNEST DAVID PERINOTTO
ERNEST DAVID PERINOTTO
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years

IN MEMORY

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular

Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Oct 1, 1968
Casualty was on Nov 17, 1968
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM
HOSTILE, GROUND CASUALTY

Panel 38W - Line 4 On the Vietnam Memorial Wall
Jacqueline Washington
Jacqueline Washington
Class of 1988
Army, 12 Years

U.S. Army Supply Sergeant/ Military Police
JAMES ROLAND FALLSTICH
JAMES ROLAND FALLSTICH
Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years

IN MEMORY

PFC - E2 - Marine Corps - Regular

Length of service 0 years
His tour began on Jun 27, 1968
Casualty was on Jul 18, 1968
In QUANG NAM, SOUTH VIETNAM

Panel 51W - Line 4 on the Vietnam Memorial Wall
Jay Chamberlain
Jay Chamberlain
Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years

Still serving and Scheduled to go to Afghanistan
jeffrey b garis
jeffrey b garis
Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years

Jeff served for 26 years receiving numerous awards his two highest are the joint service commendation medal and the legion of merit.
Jeffrey Stangl
Jeffrey Stangl
Class of 1972
Navy, 6 Years

Made 9 FBM deterrent patrols on board the USS Ethan Allen SSBN 608 (G) out of Pearl Harbor Hawaii. I was a missile technician second class.
Jeremiah Pike
Jeremiah Pike
Class of 2002
Air Force, 5 Years

Five years working with some of the Brightest minds in the Air Forces 3C0 Division at RAF Lakenheath and Mountain Home AFB, ID
Joseph D Tedesco
Joseph D Tedesco
Class of 1969
Navy, 4 Years

Enlisted and left two weeks after graduation. I was an intercept operator...I intercepted foreign communications. I went to Vietnam three times and my last duty station was Honolulu. What a way to end my service to the greatest country in the world.
Joseph Tedesco
Joseph Tedesco
Class of 1969
Navy, 4 Years

Served oversea's Okinawa, Japan, Viet-nam and Hawaii.
Kenneth Bogert
Kenneth Bogert
Class of 1984
Army, 15 Years

Ken was an M1a1 Abrahms Tank Commander. He saw acation in Iraq during Operation Storm.
Kevin Shinsky
Kevin Shinsky
Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired after 28 years as a Command Pilot flying various aircraft.
Kimberly Yurasits-Hollowell
Kimberly Yurasits-Hollowell
Class of 2001
Air Force, 5 Years

Served 3 years at RAF Lakenheath, England, 2 years in Minot AFB, North Dakota and now following my husband...2 years at Dover AFB, DE

Classmates Spotlight

Louis E. Dieruff High School Classmates

Michael Roxberry
Class of '93

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School News

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Our Louis E. Dieruff 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 Louis E. Dieruff High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Allentown are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!