Mascoutah High School Alumni

Mascoutah, Illinois (IL)

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

Adam Thorstensen
Adam Thorstensen
Class of 1991
Army, 17 Years

Spent the first 4 years as a Foward Observer and the past 13 years an an Air Traffic Controller :)
Adam Thorstensen
Adam Thorstensen
Class of 1991
Army, 16 Years

For the past 12 years I have been an Air Traffic Controller and just recently moved to Hawaii to finish out my career.
Adrian Kolbet
Adrian Kolbet
Class of 1994
Air Force, 13 Years

Served in: DC, Saudi Arabia, and currently in Fairbanks Alaska.
Angela Martin (Griffe)
Angela Martin (Griffe)
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served Active duty from 1980 to 1987. Reserve 1987 to 2009 (7 year break in between) retired 2009.
Catherine Hoskin Carr
Catherine Hoskin Carr
Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 7 Years

Joined in 1977 went to basic in fall. First duty was Mississippi and then another WM and I made first and second in class so they gave us our choice of duty stations. I got 3 years in Hawaii and she got a year in Japan...we switched. Came back to California for the rest of time.
Cathy Fidler Davidson
Cathy Fidler Davidson
Class of 1974
Air Force, 2 Years

I served 2 years active, 2 years reserve, plus 2 years in the Army. I was a parachute rigger in the AF and was in Supply and Armor in the Army.
Cheryl Colley
Cheryl Colley
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

Air War College A/V
3389th Pilot Training Program A/V Learning Center
Army & Air Force Motion Picture Service
Stationed at Keesler AFB, MS and Elmendorf AFB, AK
CHRIS KLOMPS
CHRIS KLOMPS
Class of 1998
Air Force, 6 Years

I WAS A LOGISTICS READINESS OFFICER WITH THE 2 BW, 375 AW , AND AMC/LSC FROM 2002-2008.
Cortland E Richmond
Cortland E Richmond
Class of 1962
Army, 21 Years

Signal Corps: communications and avionics, Transportation Corps: avionics. CONUS, Germany, 3 tours, 8 yrs total), Vietnam (2 tours,37 mos total) , retired Sergeant First Class
Cortland E. Richmond
Cortland E. Richmond
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

CONUS: Ft Leonard Wood, Ft Gordon, Ft Riley; Ft Hood
OCONUS: Germany and Vietnam
Cortland E. Richmond
Cortland E. Richmond
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

Radio Relay Operator Ft Riley, KS
Avionics Repairman Vietnam, Germany
Avionics NCO Vietnam, Germany, Fort Hood TX.
Avionics Instructor Ft Gordon GA,
Area Signal NCO Germany
Cortland Richmond
Cortland Richmond
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

Except I ran off to the Army before graduating!
Don Vaughan
Don Vaughan
Class of 1981
Army, 8 Years

4 years Active Duty with Lance Missile.
4 years Tx. National Guard
Erick T. Campbell
Erick T. Campbell
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

VietNam 72-73 Danang Airfield(Rocket City)
Franklin E. Martin
Franklin E. Martin
Class of 1958
Army, 16 Years

Enlisted 1964
CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER – LOGISTICS TECHNICIEN
U.S. ARMY, missions in Italy, Greece, and Turkey
Responsible for the reorganization / supervision of repair parts depots and replenishment in support of the U.S. ARMY bases in Italy, Greece, and Turkey
Other functions: Dining Facility Officer, Motor Officer, Pay Officer, and Safety Officer.

CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER – LOGISTICS TECHNICIEN
U.S. ARMY, mission in Germany
Responsible for the reorganization /supervision of repair parts depots (9.500 stock references) in addition to the 6 sites of stock for an armored division (354 tanks/15.000 soldiers and associated equipment)
Managed and controlled purchases and inventories :
- major equipment valued at 50M$
- repair parts depot valued at 3.5M$ with an annual budget of 10M$
- 25.000 repair parts transactions monthly assisted by 25 stock managers and 75 warehouse personnel
Trained 360 soldiers in the utilization of computer methods for repair parts and major equipment accounting.
Developed an innovative system of stocks for the battalions, resulting in more realistic stock levels & parts
Participated in the writing of a computer program for implementing budgetary controls in a computer environment (IBM 360/30).
Other functions: Dining Facility Officer, Motor Officer, Pay Officer, Safety Officer, Contracts and Purchasing Officer.

SERGENT FIRST CLASS
U.S. ARMY, missions in the U.S.A., Germany, and South Korea
Management and control of purchases and major equipment inventories valued at 21M$, supporting 4.500 soldiers
Varied posts of increasing responsibility in the administration, personnel management, and control of material and equipment.
Retired 1980
Franklin Martin
Franklin Martin
Class of 1958
Army, 15 Years

1959 - 1964 DISBURSING CLERK 3RD CLASS PETTY OFFICER U.S. NAVY, missions worldwide
USS MACON (CA-132); USS SPRINGFIELD (CLG-7); USS ALBANY (CG-10)

1964 - 1973 SERGENT FIRST CLASS
U.S. ARMY, missions in the U.S.A.
based in Olathe, Kansas & Fort Ord, California
GERMANY, based in Stuttgart
SOUTH KOREA based in Camp Humphreys

1973 - 1977 CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER LOGISTICS TECHNICIAN
U.S. ARMY, missions in GERMANY based in Bamberg & Nuremberg

1977 - 1980 CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER LOGISTICS TECHNICIAN
U.S. ARMY, missions in ITALY, GREECE, and TURKEY, based in Vicenza, Italy
JOHN C QUINBY
JOHN C QUINBY
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

US Army 1980-2008
US Army Combat Engineer
4th POG
3rd Group
USACAPOC
USCENTCOM
John C. Poole
John C. Poole
Class of 1986
Army, 6 Years

Served in the Army as a Field Artillery cannon crew member. Served in Operation Desert Shield and Storm with 1st Armored Division. Duty stations included Fort Lewis Wa, Bamberg Germany, and Fort Carson Co.
john mawhorr
john mawhorr
Class of 1999
Navy, 8 Years

aviation ordnanceman
play with weapons systems on the fa-18
Karl E. Kuminski
Karl E. Kuminski
Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years

C-130 Aircraft Loadmaster..stationed at Little Rock AFB, Little Rock, AR 1976-1978 & Yakota AB, Fussa, Japan 1978-1980

Classmates Spotlight

Mascoutah High School Classmates

Jeanne Crawford
Class of '64

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School News

Mascoutah Class of ‘69 reunion “Save The Date”

Thursday, August 1, 2019
Class of ‘69 Get Together
Place: Nite Deposit in Mascoutah
Time: 7:0...
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Our Mascoutah 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 Mascoutah High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Mascoutah are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!