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 North Allegheny High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Tigers lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.
Honored Military Alumni
Bill Bordas Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years Retired in 1996 as a Lt Colonel. Stationed at Barksdale AFB, LA; Wiesbaden, Germany (twice); Berlin, Germany; Ft Belvoir, VA (twice); and the Pentagon.
Chris Hockenberry Class of 1988
Army, 16 Years Currently serving as an Infantry Major at Fort Bragg, NC.
Col. Randy Brandt USAF Ret. Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years http://honestly-speaking.com/NoTime.html (Web Story) (Can you find some way to get Randys story trimmed down? He really deserves to be on NA Alumni site He is still serving his country a a member of a Vetreans medical relief flight service. ACV Thanks!!
H.Phillip (PHIL) Brandt Class of 1956
Air Force, 20+ Years Phil Brandt, age 63; born Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1938, oldest of five children (four out of the five have entered the Air Force, and three of us have retired from same, my younger brother as a full colonel, SEA veteran, and tactical wing commander). Maternal grandparents immigrated in late 1800s from East Prussia (E. Konigsberg). College: Princeton University, Class of 1960, majoring in Chemistry. Entered USAF as 2/lt in 1962 as communications officer. Attended Nav. school 1966; MAC worldwide navigator in C-124s and C-133As from 1967-1970. Switched to being a WSO in RF-4Cs (Mt. Home, Shaw AFB '70-'73); then switched to F-111As (Nellis, Mt. Home '73-'82) ; numbered air force (12AF) staff officer until retirement in the rank of major in 1984, in Austin, Texas. Worked next fifteen years for IBM as a hardware technical writer. Retired from IBM in 1999. Hobbies besides plastic models are: collecting and restoring Chevrolet Corvairs (have owned 17 since 1966!) and Oldsmobile Toronados (have owned five). Currently restoring my 1985 31' Winnebago motorhome. First wife died 1981at age 41; remarried in Texas 1982. Wife is retired high school mathematics teacher. Three sons from first marriage, 37, 35, 31all work in computer industry in Austin. Five grandchildren. Nickname "Bondo" coined three years ago by friend Mike West of Lone Star Models in Houston, who noticed that I always seem to undertake difficult, ill-fitting
Jeff Hall Class of 2002
Army, 5 Years Infantry Officer 173rd Airborne, Vicenza Italy.
Jeremiah Henderson Class of 2000
Army, 7 Years Currently serving at Fort Bragg, NC
LTC Virginia A Vesco Class of 1966
Army, 13 Years I also served an additional 10 years in the Individual Ready Reserve. I served at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Franklin Army Regional Medical Center, Womack Army Medical Center at Ft. Bragg, Lyster Army Hospital at Ft. Rucker. Received Army Commendation Medal and Meritorious Service Medal.
michael haak Class of 1979
Air Force, 9 Years Pilot USAF F-15 C-141 Working for Southwest Airlines since 1994 Live in MCO
Peter Gallagher Class of 1980
Navy, 18 Years 8yrs USCG. 8yrs USN. One tour of duty in Afghanistan, Oct2009 to May2010.
Randy Brandt Class of 1957
Air Force, 20+ Years Dec 1959 - Dec 1989. Flew B-52s in Cuban missile crisis, F-4Ds SEA (173 combat msns/78 over NVN), A-7Ds, O-2s and A-10s.
Regis w Metzler Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 4 Years Vietnam 1st Marine Division
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Band at Inauguration!
Did anyone know that NA was one of the VERY few bands that played at Obama's Inauguration?!! Anyone see it?