Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Margaretville Central High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Blue Devils lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Aaron VanSteenburg
Aaron VanSteenburg Class of 2007
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Went to Parris Island SC for boot in Sept of '07, I'm currently stationed in Camp Lejeune NC. I'm a Motor Transport Oporator in a Artillery Unit. I deploy to Afghanistan in Jan with the 24th MEU.
Anthony Batiste
Anthony Batiste Class of 1983
Navy, 9 Years
I served in the US Navy Submarine Force for 9 years and during Operation Desert Shield/Storm. I worked with General Colin Powell when he was Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff for a brief stint (1 week) while in San Diego, CA
Brian Conine
Brian Conine Class of 2008
Army, 4 Years
I went to Fort Leanord Wood, Missouri for Basic Training. Got stationed in Hawaii, served a year in Iraq. I am a Combat Engineer which basically means I get to blow stuff up.
charles scully
charles scully Class of 1987
Army, 5 Years
military police-law enforcememt and combact operations
Daniel J. Ballard, Jr.
Daniel J. Ballard, Jr. Class of 1990
Air Force, 17 Years
Entered the Air Force in September of 1990 and is currently stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Base, Tucson, AZ
David T. McCann
David T. McCann Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served first two years with a nuclear weapons security detachment aboard the carrier USS Forrestal, which provided escort to re-flagged Kuwaiti shipping during 1988 Gulf crisis. Assigned to Second Battalion Fourth Marines, infantry, in 1989 and deployed to Monrovia, Liberia to secure the US embassy and evacuate foreign nationals at the outset of Liberian civil war in 1990. Deployed to the Persian Gulf and participated in Operation Desert Storm in combat operations in Kuwait.
Ethan Simons
Ethan Simons Class of 1993
Army, 10 Years
I operate a portable satellite dish sytem to establish internet in remote locations.
Eugene Buerge
Eugene Buerge Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Served in DaNang, Vietnam in 1967-68
JAMES FINCH
JAMES FINCH Class of 1981
Air Force, 6 Years
AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER THEN NCOIC OF CLASSIFICATION & TRAINING
Philip Gentile
Philip Gentile Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 9 Years
2651 - Signals Intelligence Operator. 97 - 06. 98 - 99 Okinawa, Japan 99 - 01 Camp Lejeune, NC 01 - 06 Washington, DC

Classmates Spotlight

Margaretville Central High School Classmates

Mary Elizabeth Platt
Class of '98

Alumni Stories

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School News

Bill McGarvey..Class of 1950

A quick note for those who may now have heard. Bill passed away in February, hours before his birthday. He has lived in ...
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