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 Class of 1991
Air Force, 3 Years CREW CHEIF C-141B STARLIFTER
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.
Daniel Laing Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years U S Navy 4 1/2 years Navy Corpsman Served with USMC in Vietnam
David Carroll Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years I've seen the world...many times.
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 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 Class of 1969
Army, 20+ Years U>S> Army Special Forces
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
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 Class of 1975
Army, 15 Years Army Security Agency
james m barry Class of 1956
Marine Corps, 12 Years major a/o rio
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 Class of 1985
Army, 4 Years Airborne Infantry, 6th Infantry Division, Ft Richardson, AK 1987-1991
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 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 Class of 2003
Army, 4 Years Enlisted 2006-2010 as Infantry with 1st Battalion 22nd Infantry Regiment 4th Infantry Division.
Larry Lynn Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years Security Forces throughout USA
Lawerence Lynn Class of 1979
Air Force, 12 Years Security Forces specialist. Medically retired during Desert Storm campaign
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 Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 10 Years Airborne Radio Operator/Loadmaster on USMC KC-130 Hercules
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Remembering Sandra F Warner, Class of 1973
Sandra Florence Warner, age 57, of Milwaukee, died peacefully on Monday, September 30, 2013 at Froedtert Memorial Luther...