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

Honored Military Alumni

Darren Lyles
Darren Lyles Class of 1984
Army, 20+ Years
US Army Retired
David P. Coughran
David P. Coughran Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
Graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1975. Branched Field Artillery. Retired 1995 at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.
dennis birch
dennis birch Class of 1986
Army, 4 Years
Don Tierney
Don Tierney Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years
Viet Nam, Germany & US
Edward Meza
Edward Meza Class of 1994
Army, 17 Years
Currently Serving
Frances Barboza Heffernan
Frances Barboza Heffernan Class of 1963
Air Force, 2 Years
Served at Ent AFB, Colorado Springs, Colorado. Assigned to Childlaw building, as Secretary. Ent AFB is now an Olympian training ground.
Gerald Campbell
Gerald Campbell Class of 1962
Air Force, 20+ Years
Loadmaster on C-141; C-123 & C-130, SE instructor; Served in Vietnam, Germany, Turkey, England, Africa & US; Disabled Vet
Gloria Grenfell
Gloria Grenfell Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
1965-1968 Specialist 5th Class Ala. Mo. Md. Vietnam
Kevin Hartman
Kevin Hartman Class of 1990
Army, 4 Years
Airborne Infantry part of 1/508th panama 82nd airborne division.
Lawrence Fidler
Lawrence Fidler Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in France, England, Lubbock, Texas
Mark A. Dawson
Mark A. Dawson Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired Boiler Technician 1st Class 1974-1994
Michael McClure-Sunderland
Michael McClure-Sunderland Class of 1977
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Devil dawg for life!!!
Robert Spindler
Robert Spindler Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
Vietnam era 82nd Airborne Division Some Special Forces Medical Specialist E-5
Rodger McElrea
Rodger McElrea Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air crew, C141 loadmaster, C-17 Initial cadre instructor Loadmaster. 5000+ flight hours. Took part in Beruit, Grenada, Panama, Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Bosnia operations.
Ruben Garcia
Ruben Garcia Class of 1978
Navy, 13 Years
As of Dec 2007, served 12 years in the US Navy now in serving in the US Army. Served in Iraq Jan-Oct 2004
sharon kennedy
sharon kennedy Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
retired from the US Army disabled Vet.
Tanya Chatham
Tanya Chatham Class of 1974
Air Force, 4 Years
908 Civil Engineering Squadron - Maxwell AFB, Montgomery, AL
Tom Hans
Tom Hans Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years
67th Combat Engineers, Vietnam 1968-1969 in the Me Cong Delta, Dong Tam. Hooah!

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Montclair High School Classmates

Mike Rowe
Class of '63

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