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

Honored Military Alumni

Isaiah Frederick II
Isaiah Frederick II Class of 1974
Air Force, 14 Years
Entered Army f/t with brother (David); served 3 yrs. Reentered service-Air Nat'l Guard/Army Reserves, many yrs later; was activated for duty-Operation Enduring Freedom, 2003( unit didn't deploy). Voluntary Service-Operation Jumpstart-worked in conjunction w/Border Patrol-SW corridor(2007). Currently serving w/Nat'l Guard(winding down career) Honors: Letter of Commendation-US Army/Class Leader; Class Leader (1976); Vehicle Operator's School (2005)
John Racsumberger
John Racsumberger Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Enter the U.S. Navy in 1972. Served for 28+ years in the field of communications and intelligence and as Command Master Chief for Second Fleet and Joint Command Task Force before retiring from service.
John Racsumberger
John Racsumberger Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years
Communications/Intelligence/Command Master Chief
RUSSELL S. HAYES
RUSSELL S. HAYES Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 15 Years
SPENT 15 YRS LOADING ORDNANCE ON ALL NAVY & MARINE CORPS AIRCRAFT. I WAS INSTRUCTORS OF AVIATION ORDNANCE CONVENTIONAL AS WELL AS NUCLEAR WEAPONS LOADING (FOR A WHILE TILL THEY ENDED) WATER SWIM SURVIVAL INSTRUCTOR, I RECEIVED NAVY& MARINE CORPS ACHIEVEMENT AS WELL AS NUMEROUS UNIT AWARDS. MY ENLISTMENT ENDED DUE TO MEDICAL ISSUES SUFFERED WHILE IN.
Terence Nelson
Terence Nelson Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 6 Years
Served 4 years, out for 2 and back in for 2 Just your every day Grunt.

Classmates Spotlight

Mckinley High School Classmates

Annette Marzullo
Class of '76

Alumni Stories

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School News

James Laettner - Memorial Service

A memorial service will be held for Jim, a former plumbing teacher at McKinley, on Sun., July 14th, in Buffalo. Time &a...
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