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

Alan A. Weiss
Alan A. Weiss Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years
1 yr. Brooklyn Receiving Station, 2yrs.8mos USS Littlerock CLG-4
Alexandra Wright
Alexandra Wright Class of 2006
Air Force, 7 Years
RPA Sensor Operator, Geospatial Intelligence Analyst
Anthony Welichko
Anthony Welichko Class of 1990
Army, 10 Years
still serving
Benjamin D Packard Jr
Benjamin D Packard Jr Class of 1979
Navy, 8 Years
electronics tech-Nuc
Bil Smith
Bil Smith Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years
2 years in 'Germany, personnel management specialist
Brittany Garrison
Brittany Garrison Class of 2008
Navy, 7 Years
U.S Navy Seabee 7 years and counting served in Japan,Iraq and Africa
Carl Shinn
Carl Shinn Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years
U.S. Navy
Charles B Shoemake Jr
Charles B Shoemake Jr Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Medical Services Craftsman Retired 24 years stationed at Eglin AFB Elmendorf AFB Grand Forks AFB Keesler AFB. TDYd numerous places including sea signal Guantanamo Bay 95 Aeromed Ramstein Lansstuhl 2010 I would still be there but they retired me
Charles Ronald Thornton, Sr.
Charles Ronald Thornton, Sr. Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years
Army Security Agency
Danielle Millican
Danielle Millican Class of 2004
Army, 1 Years
Military Police, 8th MP BDE, Hawaii
David M. Larsen
David M. Larsen Class of 1999
Army, 5 Years
Afghanistan War Vet 2010-2011, now disabled vet. Served in Germany 2009 - 2013, then 101st until Sep. 2014. Married in 2009, have a 14 mo. old boy. Now live in Columbia, SC.
Dennis Pisseri
Dennis Pisseri Class of 1964
Army, 20+ Years
Navy 1964-1968 USS Stormes DD-780 VietNam Army Reserve 1969-1993 324th Gen Hosp Miami, Atlanta Third Army, Desert Storm, CW4
Doug Hermann
Doug Hermann Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
I was proud to provide my services to the country. He only thing I regret is loosing contact with the people I loved but the years of serving you helped make up for it
Glen James
Glen James Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
First 5 yrs. as a Parachute Rigger, last 15 yrs. in Aviation Ordnance. VF21,VAQ130, VA196, VA128, VA95, NAS Cubi Point, NAS Miramar, and USS Lexington
Harold (Tom) Risch
Harold (Tom) Risch Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years
station in Germeny and in Asia
James Fox
James Fox Class of 1963
Army, 4 Years
Served with distinction Vietnam War Purple Heart DFC Bronze star
John A Passaro
John A Passaro Class of 2006
Army, 4 Years
Serving in the 16th Military Police BDE
Jon Peterson
Jon Peterson Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
Duty Stations: Recruit Training, Great Lakes, IL ('65 - 8-'65); USS Saratoga CVA-60 (8-65 to 1-68) SERE training; NSA Da Nang, Vietnam (Camp Literage - LCU's & YFU's) run ammo to Hue, Tan My, Dong Ha (1968 & 1969 Tet); break in service with Broward Sheriff's Office (1970-1976); returned to the US Navy: Yokosuka, Japan (1976-1979); Gun School in Great Lakes, IL; USS Leftwich DD-984 (1979-1982); SBU PT boats; (1982); NAS Miramar, San Diego, CA (Investigation Division - Detective) (1982-1987); USS Tarawa LHA-1 (1987-1988); USS New Orleans LPH-11 (1988-1991) Desert Storm and Desert Shield; Last duty station - NAS North Island (Security) (1991-1993); Retired with 21+ years.
Kathy Gill Wiggins
Kathy Gill Wiggins Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
I was an Aircraft Structural Maintenance Technician, retiring as the shop chief. I worked B-52H Bombers, KC-135 Tanker, and HH1H Helicopters while stationed at Minot Air Force Base, North Dakota.
Kevin Gangadeen
Kevin Gangadeen Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Served for 22 years as a Logistics Officer in the Air Force. Deployed to Korea, Bahrain, Germany, Korea, Iraq and Africa.

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