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

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Honored Military Alumni

Amy (Ruby) Sheridan
Amy (Ruby) Sheridan Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
Master Army Aviator, Chief Warrant Officer Four, Chief of Flight Standards for NATO~Southeast Europe, Chief Pilot United States Military Academy~ West Point NY, Special Ops~ Central/South America, Bosnia, Southwest Asia (Middle East)
arthur stroyman
arthur stroyman Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Barry Botman
Barry Botman Class of 1968
Navy, 5 Years
Lieutenant - Patrol Plane Mission Commander responsible for all phases of anti-submarine warfare, mine-laying, and maritime reconnaisance.
Bob Webb
Bob Webb Class of 1962
Air Force, 4 Years
Salutes fellow schoolmates who served.
Bryan Sheehan
Bryan Sheehan Class of 2005
Army, 6 Years
MP in Iraq
David R. K. Miller (SSG/E6)
David R. K. Miller (SSG/E6) Class of 1977
Army, 14 Years
Fort Sill: Basic and AIT. (13B) Fort Hood, TX Germany Fort Lewis, WA Korea Fort Stewart, GA.
Edward  Pfeifer
Edward Pfeifer Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
1 Year Viet Nam, Medical Retired.
Edward Pfeifer
Edward Pfeifer Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years
Served in the Air Force for 4 Years. Served In Viet-Nam 1970-1971, Retired from the Service in January 1972.
Elizabeth Oshry Dietz
Elizabeth Oshry Dietz Class of 1963
Coast Guard, 2 Years
Served as Lt JG in the USPHS - evening charge registered nurse of 65 bed surgical unit at Brighton Marine Hospital.
Jack Balcom
Jack Balcom Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 10 Years
Graduating from the US Naval Academy, went on to two WestPac Tours with 1st MarBde, 31st MAU, 3rdMarDiv
James O'Connor
James O'Connor Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
196TH Infantry Bge. Vietnam 70-72
James O. Cleveland
James O. Cleveland Class of 1974
Army, 10 Years
1989 - 1999. U.S. ARMY Field Artillery Special Weapons Unit, Unit Armorer, Weapons Maintenance Specialist, Small Arms Marksmanship Instructor.
Jim  Carey
Jim Carey Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 3 Years
0311 vmfa 542, NAM 69-70
Joel Gordon
Joel Gordon Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years
Nike Hercules Missile System Chief Warrant Officer 4 Engineer Equipment Technician
Myki Miller Peck
Myki Miller Peck Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
Acquisition officer working for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Promoted to Colonel Dec 2006 and currently stationed at the Pentagon.
Stan Trusten
Stan Trusten Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 2 Years
WIA Sept. '69
Steve Martin
Steve Martin Class of 1964
Army Reserves, 5 Years
Drafted 1967 , Signal Corp Captain, Helicopter Pilot. Served in Vietnam 1969. That experience led me to become a pacifist.

Classmates Spotlight

Newton South High School Classmates

Claire Rosenberg
Class of '80

Alumni Stories

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