Newton High School Alumni

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Military High School 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 FRUMOLT
ALAN FRUMOLT
Class of 1991
Air Force, 3 Years

CREW CHEIF C-141B STARLIFTER
Andy Felipe
Andy Felipe
Class of 1998
Navy, 8 Years

Naval Aviation Schools Command 2002 - 2004
BOB REMINGTON
BOB REMINGTON
Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years

Spent more than 12 years in Asia, served aboard two aqircraft carries, beem tp 14 other countries, living in Australia and Japan for 3 yrs each, and the Philppines about 8 yrs. Pariticipated in the Vietnam Evacuation, was in the middle of Mt. PInatubo volcano eruption in 1991, worst erupotion that century, direct support to Desert Storm as a staff member to 7th Fleet.
Managed two overseas Armed Fores TV&Radio facilities and was assigned to another during Asia tours. Was also a public relations specialist.
Coral Pemberton
Coral Pemberton
Class of 1996
Navy, 9 Years

1998-2006
Daniel Laing
Daniel Laing
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

U S Navy 4 1/2 years Navy Corpsman
Served with USMC in Vietnam
David Carroll
David Carroll
Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years

I've seen the world...many times.
DAVID S WHEELER
DAVID S WHEELER
Class of 1989
Air Force, 11 Years

Actually served in the US Army as well.
Douglas Coates
Douglas Coates
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Volunteered and enlisted in the USAF. Took basic training in San Antonio, TX, then stationed at McDill AFB, Tampa FL. Was at McDill during the Cuban missile crisis. Was in Tampa for 1 1/2 years, then stationed at Vandenberg AFB, Lompoc, CA. Once discharged I stayed in CA and moved to Santa Barbara. Retired and have lived in CA since 1963. Retired and currently living in Palm Desert.
Ed Radmore
Ed Radmore
Class of 1961
Navy, 6 Years

Served as an IC man, Interior Communications Techniician for three years on a Destroyer, James C. Owens DD-776, two Mediterranean cruises, Last three years at Recruit Training Command in San Diego, California
Edward DeSimone
Edward DeSimone
Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years

U>S> Army Special Forces
Edward Scott
Edward Scott
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

Served positions in Military Police and Logistics. Stationed 8 years in Germany, 6 years in Korea, and 3 years in Geogia and Virgina. Retired. Now civilian woking for Department of Army in the Pentagon
Frank Dunker
Frank Dunker
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Three years Laredo Texas in air training command. One year in Vietnam.
Gary matthews
Gary matthews
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Infintry
Greg Dyda
Greg Dyda
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

U.S. Army 1968-1969
Greg Seifter
Greg Seifter
Class of 1979
Navy, 8 Years

I served aboard 2 ships, USS Willamette AO-180 & USS Ouellett FF-1077, 5 yrs at sea, 3 on shore duty; the last 6 yrs I was stationed at Pearl Harbor, HI.
Ports of call include Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Guam, Diego Garcia, La Reunion, Seychelles, and Canada. Also visited New Zealand, Australia, the 1988 Olympics in South Korea.
Awarded Meritorious Unit Commendation, Good Conduct Medal - 2nd Award, Navy Expeditionary Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, and Navy Sea Service Deployment Medal.
Medically retired as an MM1 SW after serving in the Persian Gulf during the run up to Desert Shield. Attained my Associate Degree in Marine Engineering, recognized for community service volunteerism, frequent blood & platelets donor, received Pearl Harbor Navy League Award in 1985.
Ilene Wood
Ilene Wood
Class of 1975
Army, 15 Years

Army Security Agency
James E. Carr
James E. Carr
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

Served aboard the USS Cubera (SS-347) for 3 1/2 years. Served another 22 years in the Navy and Air Force Reserves
james m barry
james m barry
Class of 1956
Marine Corps, 12 Years

major a/o rio
John E. Robbins
John E. Robbins
Class of 1961
Army, 2 Years

Volunteered for the Draft and served in the U.S. Army from 7/64 until 6/66. Basic Training and AIT at the Radio School at Ft Dix, NJ from 7/64 until 2/65. Served with the 123rd Signal Btn, 3rd Infantry Division in Wurzburg, Germany from 2/65 until 6/66 as Company Clerk. Rank SP-4.
John H. Whittaker
John H. Whittaker
Class of 1985
Army, 4 Years

Airborne Infantry, 6th Infantry Division, Ft Richardson, AK 1987-1991
John Timothy Hooey
John Timothy Hooey
Class of 1976
Navy, 12 Years

Designated Naval Aviator July 8th 1983
3 deployments in VP-23 1983-1986
Weapons officer/ pilot training officer
1987-1989 Replacement air group east coast instructor pilot
Formation instructor
Combat air defense instructor
John Zylstra
John Zylstra
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

1969-73 USAF, SAC - stationed at Pease AB, NH, U-Tapao AB Thailand, Westover AB,MA.
1986-2007 NY Air National Guard, Stewart Air National Guard Base, Newburgh, NY C5A Loadmaster - Traditional Guardsman (Part-Time) World Wide Deployment, Ret. E-8
Kenneth L. Akerstrom
Kenneth L. Akerstrom
Class of 1966
Air Force, 8 Years

Last Unit served was 819th Red Horse ( Air Force version of the Sea Bee's 0a combat ready Construction Battalion. Serving all 8 years in The Strategic Air Command/ 8th Air Force.
Kyle Wheeler
Kyle Wheeler
Class of 2003
Army, 4 Years

Enlisted 2006-2010 as Infantry with 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry Regiment 4th Infantry Division.
Larry Lynn
Larry Lynn
Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years

Security Forces throughout USA
Lawerence Lynn
Lawerence Lynn
Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years

Security Forces specialist. Medically retired during Desert Storm campaign
Lawerence Lynn
Lawerence Lynn
Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years

Air Force Security Specialist. Served during Desert Storm where I was injured and medically retired in 1991.
Marty (Brian) Miller
Marty (Brian) Miller
Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 10 Years

Airborne Radio Operator/Loadmaster on USMC KC-130 Hercules
Michael A. Eaton
Michael A. Eaton
Class of 1986
Army, 2 Years

283rd Army Band, Ft. Benning, GA. 1987-89. Percussion, Airborne, Sargent E5.
Michael Heemer
Michael Heemer
Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired October 1990 after 26 years of service. Made Rank of AFCM (E-9).
Michael Lipert
Michael Lipert
Class of 2016
National Guard, 3 Years

I’ve always wanted to join the army. Joined when I was a junior in high school and still serving to this day.
Michael W. Ulmer
Michael W. Ulmer
Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years

My time in the military was a great experience. I flew on the KC 135 tanker my last 10 years. My first 14 I served in the combinations world along with 6 months overseas for the state department.
Richard Garris
Richard Garris
Class of 1963
National Guard, 20+ Years

Served in The United States Air Force 1964-1968
Also served in The New Hampshire Army National Guard 1984-2003
Robert Yarzab Jr.
Robert Yarzab Jr.
Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years

Alaska (Ft. Greely), Germany (Frankfurt, Nuremberg, Munich), Holland, Belgum, Maldives, Korea (DMZ, Seoul), Kirtland AFB, Kansas (Ft. Riley), Tennessee/Kentucky (Ft. Campbell), New Jersey (Ft. Dix and Ft. Monmouth), Wash. DC (Walter Reed AMC), El Paso Texas (William Beaumont AMC), San Antonoio Texas (Ft. Sam Houston).Medic to Nurse, now doing Critical Care Nursing.
Scott Brady
Scott Brady
Class of 1990
Air Force, 20+ Years

1990-1992 - Mt Home Air Force base
1992-1993 - Incirlik Airbase, Turkey
1994-1998 - Lackland Air Force Base
1998-1999 - Osan Airbase, Korea
1999-2010 - McGuire Air Force Base, NJ
2010- - Supply Manager for Joint Chief's of Staff at the Pentagon
Stephanie Andrasek
Stephanie Andrasek
Class of 1992
Army, 6 Years

Captain - Army Corps of Engineers
Stephen Aspero
Stephen Aspero
Class of 1965
Navy, 3 Years

Served 3 years ('69-'72); Naval Officer on USS Suribachi, 6th Fleet, in the Med - some of the best days of my life.
Steve Kemmlein
Steve Kemmlein
Class of 1975
Coast Guard, 6 Years

US Coast Guard. '75 - '81. Small boat engineer Search & Rescue Atlantic Beach, NY and Port Canaveral FL..
Stuart Geiger
Stuart Geiger
Class of 1959
Army, 20+ Years

Airborne, Served in Alaska, Vietnam, Korea, Panama and USA. Retired 1st Sgt.
Tim Hooey
Tim Hooey
Class of 1976
Navy, 15 Years

CDR. JT Hooey
Naval aviator 1981-1989
USNR 1989-1995

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Our Newton High School military alumni are some of the most outstanding people we know and this page recognizes them and everything they have done! Not everyone gets to come home for the holidays and we want our Newton High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Newton are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!