Honoring Our Heroes
This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!
Lost Class Rings
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Honored Military Alumni
Daniel J. Bacon Class of 2007
National Guard, 3 Years Currently active duty serving in Iraq.
Donald E. Peters Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years Enlisted in Navy in 1968. Navy sent me to Purdue University in the NESEP program. After graduation in 1972, was commissioned an Ensign. Rose to the rank of Captain (O6), commanded the USS John Hancock and Naval Station Ingleside in Texas. Retired after 33 years of service.
Ernest Newman Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years Helicopter Pilot Vietnam
Gerold Quillen Class of 1970
Navy, 4 Years Stationed a Patuxent River Naval Test Center. Duties were test and evaluation of all the Navy's aviation ordnance. I was an A-7 Corsair plane captain, an air crewman on P-3 Orion's for anti submarine warfare as well as other aircraft. I had the privilege to fly back seat in the OV-10 recon aircraft and back seat in F-4 Phantom Fighter. I served briefly on the USS Coral Sea CVS 43 and the USS Independence CV 62 both aircraft carriers. While in the reserves ( 3years) was assigned to the USS Vereeland DE 1068 a ballistic missile ship.
Joel Moyer Class of 1993
Army Reserves, 8 Years Air Born Field Supply 1995 to 2003
Larry Neves Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years Retired as CW4 after 26 years. Now work for Social Secujrity Administration as a Claims Representative
Randy Cecil Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years I was a meteorologist serving all over the world and on numerous ships. I retired after 24 years.
Stan Trissell Class of 1964
Navy, 3 Years Enlisted in 1966 at Indianapolis, Boot Camp in Chicago, Engineering School in Davisville, RI, Escape & Evasion School and Counterinsurgency Training in Little Creek, Virginia. Three 9-month tours of duty in Danang, Vietnam with Public Works Division as a Seabee (Construction Battalion). Worked nights as a Bartender in Enlisted Men's Club. Released from Active Duty as Petty Officer 2nd Class (eq. Staff Sergeant) in Saigon in 1969 and worked as Chief Field Engineer for RMK-BRJ Construction Company for 1 year; married in Vietnam and 1st son was born in Danang in 1969. The 3 of us returned home for Christmas, 1969. Life was pretty tough, as you can see in the Photo.
Tony Helton Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years 1982-1985
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