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

Honored Military Alumni

"Joseph" P.E. Sigg
"Joseph" P.E. Sigg Class of 1951
Air Force, 20+ Years
Aircraft Maintenance and Logistics Fields
Andrei M. Sarna-Wojcicki
Andrei M. Sarna-Wojcicki Class of 1955
Army, 2 Years
Served in Army Corps of Engineers, stationed at Fort Belvoir, VA, 1960-1962, during Cold War and Cuban missle crisis. Was about to be sent to Vietnam as part of Technical Intelligence Unit, but HQ changed its mind. Vetting process would have been too complicated (I had relatives living in Poland at the time).
Anthony Adonetti
Anthony Adonetti Class of 1955
Marine Corps, 2 Years
Parris Island, SC & Camp LeJuene, NC
Bill Hennigar
Bill Hennigar Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
I spent 4 years in the USAF during Viet Naim. I was an aircraft mechanic on F-105, C-130 & KC, EC, RC- 135's. After active duty I enlisted in the Nebraska Army National Guard as a Helicopter mechanic. I went to flight school and became a Warrant Officer Helicopter Pilolt and Maintenance Officer. I retired in 2006 as a CW4 with 34 total years of service.
Burton (Skip) Jolley
Burton (Skip) Jolley Class of 1951
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air Electronic Superintendent 2 Tours Viet Nam C-130 G & H Gunships later, ground proofing of Cruise Missile with the B-57G super high flyers
David Ayala
David Ayala Class of 1998
Army, 6 Years
Chief Warrant Officer 2 David Ayala, United States Army, Chinook Helicopter Pilot
David Ortiz
David Ortiz Class of 2000
Army, 8 Years
US Army Ranger 3rd Ranger Batallion
David Ortiz
David Ortiz Class of 2000
Army, 14 Years
11b US Army Ranger
Dr. Terry Roy Peterson
Dr. Terry Roy Peterson Class of 1955
Army, 20+ Years
Spent 8 years in Navy Spent 2 years in Air Force Spent 22 years in Army Retired as a Bird Colonel
eric ervin
eric ervin Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years
Served 22 years
Fred R. Ball
Fred R. Ball Class of 1948
Air Force, 4 Years
Radar repair on the RB-36
Henry "Hank" Wohlrabe
Henry "Hank" Wohlrabe Class of 1962
Air Force, 6 Years
Served at Warner-Robins in GA and in England
Huston Crutchfield III
Huston Crutchfield III Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Crewed Fighters F-106, F-4, and F-16. Spent time as a recruiter in Rochester, NY
Jack Nolan, Toano,VA
Jack Nolan, Toano,VA Class of 1952
Marine Corps, 7 Years
Called into Active Duty June 25th 1950. Just completed 10th grade. Reinlisted September 1951 while stationed in Panama. 1952 thru 1953 assigned to the 1st Marine Division in Korea. From 1953 thru 1957 assigned to Cherry Point, North Carolina with the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing. Discharged September 1957.
James Cleveland
James Cleveland Class of 1956
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Paris Island; Quantico, Va, Headquarter Marine Corps, Washington, DC, Camp Lejeune, NC
Joseph Carr
Joseph Carr Class of 1982
Army, 5 Years
Radio Telephone Operator, Received Army Acommidation,Army Achievment, Good Conduct medal's
Joseph P.E. Sigg
Joseph P.E. Sigg Class of 1951
Air Force, 20+ Years
My service time was in the Aircraft Maintenence Field. Retired as a SMSGT (E-8) in 1973.
Kenneth Mosher
Kenneth Mosher Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Marine Rifleman, Vietnam Vet. Retired after 24 active years
Paul Mearkle
Paul Mearkle Class of 1997
Navy, 6 Years
Nuclear Machinist Mate aboard the USS Norfolk SSN 714 out of Norfolk, VA
Ronald Edward Shell
Ronald Edward Shell Class of 1962
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Dropped out of school in 59, entered the Marine Corps March of 60, Parris Island, MC Supply, Albany Georgia, Camp Butler. Did my USAFI-GED passing in 61, several years later Iona in 82.

Classmates Spotlight

New Rochelle High School Classmates

Dwayne Gustas
Class of '91

Alumni Stories

Read and submit stories about our classmates from New Rochelle High School, post achievements and news about our alumni, and post photos of our fellow Huguenots.

School News

Class Of 1955 Memory Book

Class Of 1955

We've created a book of memories and life stories of our classmates, plus some New Rochelle...
Read More »