Marple Newtown High School Alumni

Newtown Square, 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

Angelina Douros Campbell
Angelina Douros Campbell
Class of 1985
Navy Reserves, 8 Years

Recalled to Active Duty for Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm 1990-1991
Art Danby
Art Danby
Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years

Retired in 1986 as an Army Major
Bruce Hunter
Bruce Hunter
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Retired 1991, Lt. Colonel. Commissioned ROTC, Alfred University 1969. Basic Branch: Field Artillery w/transfer to Military Police Corps; special assignments as a DA Inspector General and Counterintelligence Officer. Special qualifications: Airborne, Ranger, Tours of duty: Vietnam, Panama, First Gulf War, Germany, Washington DC, and Fort Bragg, N.C.
cynthia curran
cynthia curran
Class of 1971
Navy, 2 Years

worked in Public Relations department. Stationed at NS Mayport Fla. for l year than went into the reserves.
Danny Kwon
Danny Kwon
Class of 2005
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Joined the Marine Corps following graduation. Serving out of Naval Air Station Willow Grove.
David Barnes
David Barnes
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

25 yrs. in Air Force and Army. Fought in Egypt / Libya, Grenada, Iraq. Wounded 2004. Was in Iraq with my son. Retired 2005. Awarded Purple Heart, AF Combat Action medal, Army Commendation medal, Meritorious Unit Award w/ valor, Armed Forces Expeditionary Service medal w/ battle star along with 20+ others over the years.
Dr Joseph T Simpson
Dr Joseph T Simpson
Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years

Viet-Nam 1968-1969
Frederick W Haid IV
Frederick W Haid IV
Class of 1980
Army, 7 Years

Upon graduation from Mansfield Univ. Rick served as an Infantry Officer then continued his military career as an Army Helicopter Pilot. Rick was also Aibourne qualified and also attended advanced infantry training at Ft Benning GA
Ira Sherman
Ira Sherman
Class of 1977
Army Reserves, 6 Years

Served from 1981-1987. Great rewarding experience!
James B Lawrence Jr.
James B Lawrence Jr.
Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years

US Air Force retired Chief Master Sergeant. Serve in Philippines, Okinawa and Hawaii. Stateside UT, NM and LA.
Jennifer Costello
Jennifer Costello
Class of 1976
Navy, 10 Years

4 years active duty 6 years active reserve. Machinst Mate 2nd Class
A-School Great Lakes IL
USS Caloosahatchee AO-98
Naval Reserve Center Phila PA and Little Creek VA
John A Blake
John A Blake
Class of 1989
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Persian Gulf War for 11 months.
John Blake
John Blake
Class of 1989
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in the US Air Force. Participated in Persian Gulf War 1990-1991.
John M. (Jay) Paxton
John M. (Jay) Paxton
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

38 years and still serving
Kathleen Maria Riddell-Burrows (Beaty)
Kathleen Maria Riddell-Burrows (Beaty)
Class of 1979
Air Force, 8 Years

Served in Desert Storm as a flight Medic on C-130. Was in Riyadh and then U.A.E.
Leif Skoogfors
Leif Skoogfors
Class of 1958
Army, 3 Years

Alaska Communications System. US Army
Mark Steinberg
Mark Steinberg
Class of 1974
Air Force, 6 Years

Captain in USAF, Security Police. Served in the 96th and 52nd SPS in Texas and Germany
Michael OHara
Michael OHara
Class of 1987
Air Force, 6 Years

Mike served in the USAF as a Captain for a communications squadron in Germany, Italy, and supported exercises in the US and Florida.
Michael R. Francis
Michael R. Francis
Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years

Command Chief New Jersey Air National Guard
177th FW, Egg Harbor Twp, NJ
Mike Avenick
Mike Avenick
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

Moved before '66 graduated. Retired, Colonel, Infantry. Army followed by U.S. Government career. BS Villanova, MA Georgetown. Now retired, Atlanta, Tampa, & lots travel. Email me hello: mikeavenick@me.com
Mike Reynolds
Mike Reynolds
Class of 1975
Air Force, 4 Years

Served as a Staff Sergeant in the Electronic Security Command, Elmendorf AFB, Alaska, and in the Strategic Air Command, Grand Forks AFB, North Dakota.
Pat Morris
Pat Morris
Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years

Officially retire from the Air Force on 30 November! Lived around the world and now moving back to marple-newtown area. Wish me luck.
Peter D Fredrickson
Peter D Fredrickson
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired Petty Officer 1St Class
peter slutman
peter slutman
Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 9 Years

9 1/2 years in the United States Marine Corps Two tours so far. I am an Operation Chief of a Motor Transport unit.
Randall S. King
Randall S. King
Class of 1972
National Guard, 20+ Years

Commander New Jersey Air National Guard
Raymond C Losey Jr
Raymond C Losey Jr
Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years

Served in Germany for 1 year and 1 year in Vietnam
Rich Lucas
Rich Lucas
Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years

10 years active. AOB 77, Ranger School 77-78, 3-68 ARMOR FRG 78-81, Aviation School 81-82, Ft. Hood 82-85, AVN Adv Course 85, Ft. Riley (INTELL) 85-88, IRR
Richard Kline
Richard Kline
Class of 1958
Coast Guard, 6 Years

1960-1966; Corpsman School HM3; 3yrs. sea duty. Vietnam era Vet.
Robert M Mammucari
Robert M Mammucari
Class of 1993
Marine Corps, 8 Years

two tours in Iraq
Robert Mallon
Robert Mallon
Class of 1984
Army, 3 Years

Aircraft Electrician, 3 years active duty, 4 years National Guard. Korea 1986, Colorado 1988.
Robert Secrist
Robert Secrist
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

Served on the USS Pluck (MSO-464). Made two tours to Far East including Philippines, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and off the coast of Vietnam.
Scott Johnson
Scott Johnson
Class of 1979
Navy, 6 Years

United States Naval Submarine Service
June 1981 to June 1987
US Naval Submarine Training Center: 81 - 82
USS Snook: 82 to 86 New London Ct
USS Alaska: 86 to 87 Bremerton Washington
Steve Sarian
Steve Sarian
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired USN 1994 - 20 yrs.; Fleet snipe, Seabee, Division Officer Navy Drug and Alcohol Counselor School
Steven Press
Steven Press
Class of 1980
Air Force, 4 Years

Served at McChord AFB, WA as a Telecommunications Operator.
Thomas L. Austin
Thomas L. Austin
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Awarded Distinguished Flying Cross w/oak leaf cluster; Air Medal 10 oak leaf clusters; Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal; Air Force Commendation Medal; and Honored by the Vietnamese government with a medal.
Tom Austin
Tom Austin
Class of 1958
Air Force, 20+ Years

Well decorated, mostly from service in Viet Nam.
Wayne Robinson
Wayne Robinson
Class of 1985
Army, 5 Years

Military Police & Police/Bomb/Drug Dog Trainer
William Hunter
William Hunter
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

456th Areospace Wing, in Marysville Calif, Driver,Chauffer
Wolf Schwarz
Wolf Schwarz
Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Served during Vietnam era.

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Marple Newtown High School Classmates

Barry Lewis
Class of '80

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