Military Alumni

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

Chris Zarley
Chris Zarley
Class of 1990
Navy, 20+ Years

US Navy Seabee Retired in 2021
Craig Parmer
Craig Parmer
Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Helicopter Gunner
Dave A. Rike
Dave A. Rike
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

20 yrs of service, as equipment trainer, operations NCO and more, Ft Lewis, WA; two tours (7 yrs) at Ft Leonard Wood, MO; two tours in Germany (7 yrs); Desert Storm veteran; retired at Fort Sill, OK after last 4 yrs there
David Carr
David Carr
Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 12 Years

Served in a variety of capacities while in the Marines, including serving in Desert Storm.
Frank Ferguson
Frank Ferguson
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

Was stationed in Long Beach, CA from October 1968 thru June 1971; then I was transferred to San Diego thru July 1972. I was on the USS Valley Forge until it was decommissioned in 1969; I served the rest of my time on the USS Denver. They were part of the 7th Fleet and I made four tours to Vietnam and many other ports.
Geoff Courtney
Geoff Courtney
Class of 1994
National Guard, 11 Years

Combat Survival Instructor
Water Survival Instructor
James Carpenter
James Carpenter
Class of 1976
Air Force, 4 Years

A.G.E. Machanic
James W. Bush
James W. Bush
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Two tours of Vietnam, Germany, and South Korea
Jeremy Yantes
Jeremy Yantes
Class of 2007
Navy, 4 Years

Currently serving aboard the U.S.S Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Jerry Carpenter
Jerry Carpenter
Class of 1987
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Aircraft Fire Fighter
john (tim) snyder
john (tim) snyder
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 12 Years

all marine football team 2 years captain 1 year marine corps champs 2 years bodybuilding champ 3 yeaes al marine softball 3 years, hold bench press marine corps of 675 lbs
JOHN (TIM) SNYDER
JOHN (TIM) SNYDER
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 12 Years

ALL MARINE FOOTBALL TEAM 2 YEARS MVP MARINE SUPER BOWL 1 YEAR ALL MARINE SOFTBALL TEAM 5 YEARS COMPETED IN BODYBUILDING AND POWERLIFTING FOR 10 YEARS HELD MARINE CORPS BENCH PRESS RECORD TILL 2005 WITH A 675 LBS BENCH
John Searles
John Searles
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

Based at 8 bases stateside, and numerous bases overseas. Nam vet.
John Searles
John Searles
Class of 1964
Air Force, 20+ Years

Entered service in 1965, saw one tour plus 180 days in Viet Nam. I saw most of the world, still trying to see the rest. I retired from active duty 25 years to the day that I enlisted.
JOHN TIM SNYDER
JOHN TIM SNYDER
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 14 Years

and on the 7th day god rested, we overran his perimeter and stole the globe,we stole the eagle from the airforce,the anchor from the navy,the rope from the army,and have been protecting our shores ever since. 1 shot one kill. MARINES NEVER DIE WE JUST GO TO HELL AND REGROUP.
Joshua Belcher
Joshua Belcher
Class of 2003
Army, 4 Years

Currently in the National Guard.
Karl  Judy
Karl Judy
Class of 1969
Army, 2 Years

Sgt. 101st Airborne Div. 1/502 infantry,.Viet Nam
Kenneth d bennett
Kenneth d bennett
Class of 1984
Marine Corps, 8 Years

Desert storm vet
Margaret Ann Arthur Zenn
Margaret Ann Arthur Zenn
Class of 1966
Air Force, 2 Years

Served in Communications at March Air Force Base in Riverside California.
Matthew Eitel
Matthew Eitel
Class of 2003
Army, 5 Years

Military Police, Special Reactions Team. 2 years Fort Riley Kansas. One year in Iraq . 2 years in Seoul Korea.
Michael  W. Barnett
Michael W. Barnett
Class of 1983
Army, 4 Years

Served the US ARMY Field Artillery during the Cold War in (85-87)West Germany's 7th USAFAD Special Weapons Unit, Part of the 59th Ordnance Brigade. PCS'ed to(87-89) Fort Lewis 1st Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Battery. The 1-11FA unit served as the test platform for Integrating Electronics Fire Control into the Artillery pieces. I worked with 8inch Self Propelled, 155mm Towed and Self Propelled Howitzers. The Motto of the Field Artillery is: LEAD, FOLLOW or GET OUT OF THE WAY which I stand by even today. The Speacial Weapons training was by far the most interesting and the real reason why I glow in the dark!
Michael A. Robinson
Michael A. Robinson
Class of 1989
Marine Corps, 4 Years

1st Marine Div
Mike Bone
Mike Bone
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 3 Years

MP/ security guard Yorktown Naval Weapon Station. Yorktown , VA.
Nick Nussbaum
Nick Nussbaum
Class of 2004
Navy, 4 Years

2 yrs enlisted as Electronics Technician (Nuclear qualified)
junior at U.S. Naval Academy
Patrick Hickman
Patrick Hickman
Class of 1979
Army, 4 Years

Corp of Engineers with 9th Div. of Ft. Lewis, Re assigned to Yakima Firing Center, Yakima Washington
Stacie Stephens
Stacie Stephens
Class of 1979
Army, 4 Years

Served 4 years in the Army as a Supply Specialist. Places I was stationed are Oklahoma, Turkey and Texas.
Steven Langton
Steven Langton
Class of 2000
Army, 7 Years

Seven years in the Army as an Intelligence analyst. Currently still working for the military as a contractor at US Central Command in Tampa, FL.
tim snyder
tim snyder
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 12 Years

was captain of 2 marine corps championship footb all teams

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Class of '98

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Our Northridge 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 Northridge High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Johnstown are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!