Military Alumni

Military 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

Allison Paganetti
Allison Paganetti Class of 2002
Army, 4 Years
Full ROTC scholarship to URI 2002-2006 Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant August 2006 Iraq Deployment December 2007 - March 2009
Bob Wirt
Bob Wirt Class of 1973
Navy, 20+ Years
Strike Fighter Pilot, Test Pilot, Retired Navy Captain
Charles Stevenson
Charles Stevenson Class of 1971
Army, 3 Years
A TROOP , 1ST. SQUADRON , 10TH. CAVALRY 11D20 , RECON SCOUT . BASIC TRAINING AT FT. DIX NJ. THEN AIT AND PERMANENT DUTYAT FT. CARSON, COLORADO. ETS 5-75 , MOVED TO TEXAS.
daniel jones
daniel jones Class of 1983
Air Force, 20+ Years
active duty 6 years, Air National guard 21 years. Participated in Noble Eagle, Deny Flight, Joint Endeavor and, Iraqi Freedom. Retired Chief Master Sergeant 2010
Dennis Bennett
Dennis Bennett Class of 1971
Navy, 10 Years
Signalman 2nd class served in Vietnam on board USS Vancouver(LPD-2) Operation Endsweep Jan 73 - Aug 73, USNS SanDiego 7th fleet until Mar 75 USS Waddell (DDG-24) Mar 75- Sept 76, USNR (active) USNR Station, Medford OR Sept 76- Sept 82
eddie maguire
eddie maguire Class of 1988
Marine Corps, 4 Years
served in japan and korea
James Kleeberger
James Kleeberger Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired in 1990 after 27 years. Currently employed as Civil Service WL-10. Aircraft Mechanic Leader.
Jeffrey P Grenier
Jeffrey P Grenier Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 4 Years
C Battery, 2nd LAAM Battalion, MCAS Yuma, AZ
John H. Cocowitch
John H. Cocowitch Class of 1966
Navy, 20+ Years
Commissioned in 1970 from Navy OCS, Newport, RI. After 30 years of active duty, I retired in 2000 as a Navy Captain. I was a member of the Naval Special Operations Community, a community involving diving & salvage; mine counter measures and explosive ordnance disposal. I worked another 13 years for Department of the Navy/Marine Corps as a senior member of the Defense Acquisition Workforce. Retired from all Federal service on 1 June 2015.
Maj. George T. O'Neil, III (USAFR)
Maj. George T. O'Neil, III (USAFR) Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
Enlisted in United States Air Force prior to graduation from NKHS (Active Duty and later in the Active Reserve RIANG). Served 7 years enlisted then commissioned 2nd Lt. retired in 1994 as a Major. Positions Held: Mobile Radar Systems, Communications Operations Officer, Standards and Evaluation Officer, Disaster Preparedness Officer. Served on three continents in over 21 military deployments.
Nate Allen
Nate Allen Class of 1983
Marine Corps, 12 Years
Artillery, Desert Shield/Storm, Combat Marksmanship/Anti-Terrorism Instructor. Broke my leg, had to get out. Made Staff Sergeant (E-6). Ooh Rah
Paul Lafferty
Paul Lafferty Class of 1988
Army, 15 Years
Went into the Navy for 4 years in 1988 served on an Ammunition Ship USS NITRO, then switched to regular army for 4 more years, and finally five years in the Army National Guard. Served in Iraq twice and Afghanistan Once.
Thomas Roe
Thomas Roe Class of 1970
Navy, 9 Years
Submarine veteran (USS Skipjack and USS Finback)
THOMAS VIETRI II
THOMAS VIETRI II Class of 1981
Army, 6 Years
BASIC FT JACKSON, SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, HAWAII CAMP PAGE, SOUTH KOREA FORT DEVENS, MASSACHUSETTS BADHERSFELD, GERMANY

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Judi Westcott
Class of '68

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