Northwestern High School Alumni

Hyattsville, Maryland (MD)

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

Alan Helene
Alan Helene
Class of 1968
Army, 3 Years

Service in Vietnam from 1968-1969 with the 11th Armored Calvary Regiment and the 5th Infantry Division (Mech)
Arthur G Ward
Arthur G Ward
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

First Field Force Vietnam
5th Batt. 22nd Artillery
68-69 Vietnam 175 & 8in. heavy artillary
Brian Moore
Brian Moore
Class of 1976
Navy, 6 Years

Nuclear Qualified Machinist Mate 1st Class (SS), 1978-1984. Served on Sturgeon Class submarine USS SUNFISH SSN-649.
Bruce Peters
Bruce Peters
Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years

Military Police . Vietnam 1970-1971
Bruce Plumb
Bruce Plumb
Class of 1964
Navy, 2 Years

Served in Naval Air Station North Island, 3rd Class Petty Officer, Aviation electritions mate, 1967-1969
Daniel J. O'Neal III
Daniel J. O'Neal III
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

Commissioned in Army Nurse Corps upon graduation from Univ of Maryland in 1966. Active duty tours at Walter Reed, Vietnam and Fort Belvoir. Reserve time thereafter for a total of 32+ years in several units, retiring as an O-6. Last assignment was IMA (a Reserve counterpart) to the Assistant Chief of the Army Nurse Corps.
Denese Perkins
Denese Perkins
Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years

Served in the US Army from 83-85. Spent 15 months at Camp Red Cloud in South Korea.
devlyn graves
devlyn graves
Class of 1982
Army, 4 Years

SGT Military Police (95B RST)
Ft. Benning, Ga. 1984 - 1985
Honduras 1985
Germany 1986 - 1987
Ft. Meade 1988
Edward Browne
Edward Browne
Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years

Various fleet and overseas assignments West Pac and Med . Limited stateside.
George Thomason
George Thomason
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

Electronic Technician
ian sichelman
ian sichelman
Class of 1958
Army, 3 Years

522 armd eng
Jeffrey B Blair
Jeffrey B Blair
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Captain, US Army Quartermaster/Logistics Officer
Jeffrey B. Blair Sr.
Jeffrey B. Blair Sr.
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Enlisted 1975 Anaheim CA. Assigments include, Ft Ord CA, Fort Leonard Wood MO, Germany (twice), Ford Benning GA, Fort Lee VA (twice), Ft Meade MD (twice), Fort Lewis WA. Retired Fort Meade 1995. Captain Quartermaster Corps.
John ambrosino
John ambrosino
Class of 1969
Army, 8 Years

SFC. 18B
John P. McFarland
John P. McFarland
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

Hospital Corpsman assigned to Fleet Marine Service. Served with jet squadrons deployed to Japan, Okinawa, Thailand and Philippines. Reserve duties with Surgical Team 106 at Bethesda Naval Hospital.
Karn Gray
Karn Gray
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

1st Lt. 1965-1968 Vietnam 1967-8 with the Big Red 1. Infantry platoon leader
Karn Gray
Karn Gray
Class of 1961
Army, 3 Years

Entered Army Oct 1965. Graduated Officer Candidate School Ft Benning GA June 1966. XO training company Ft Huachuca, AZ July 1966 - Jan 1967. Assigned Infantry Platoon Leader 1st infantry, Lai Khe Vietnam Feb 1967. Wounded Jan 20 1968 during Tet. After recovery, assigned XO out company, Ft Belvoir, VA Feb 1968. Discharged Sept 1968.
Ken Price
Ken Price
Class of 1965
Army, 14 Years

Joined army in 65. Two tours in Vietnam, Tank platoon leader during Tet, and one year as senior advisor to ARVN Battalion (Special Forces). Operation Officer for Eisenhower's funeral. Wounded twice, but ok. GO ARMY
Kevin Patterson
Kevin Patterson
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Served 24 years of Military Service, 11B Infantry Soldier, from 1984-2008. Fort Hood Tx, Kitzigen GE, Baumholder GE, Grafenwoher GE, Fort Benning GA, Fort Jackson SC
Lewis Voorhees
Lewis Voorhees
Class of 1959
Army, 5 Years

Military Police, 18 month tour Joint Security Force, Joint Security Area Korea, Back to Ft Bragg NC 82nd Air Bourne, VN 1 Cav, Aberdeen Proving Grounds
Lyle "Skip" Monson
Lyle "Skip" Monson
Class of 1961
Army, 20+ Years

Served in US Army from 1964-1987. Enlisted[infantry 11b) E-6 until 1967. Officer Infantry, Helicopter Pilot Viet Nam wounded 1969. Commanded Infantry company in 2d Infantry Division-Korea 1973-74. Worked on UH-1H Huey helicopter program, UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter program, and AH-64 Apache helicopter program. Commander Mesa, AZ Army Rep. Office to work with and oversee Hughes Helicopters and then Mc Donnel Douglas Helicopters in the manufacture of the Army Apache Attack Helicopter.
mark schofield
mark schofield
Class of 1982
Army, 3 Years

Cannon crewmen. Stationed in was West Germany. Also Ft. Stewart Ga.
Marty Adelman
Marty Adelman
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

RVN 67-68 "525" MI group, 1st MI Bn (ARS) visited all 4 corps areas PH
Nathan Johnson
Nathan Johnson
Class of 1974
Army, 12 Years

Military Experience 1974-1986
U.S. Navy (1982-1986) GMM 2nd Class with MK 13 Mod 4 GMLS FFG 16 USS Clifton Sprague
U.S. Army Reserves (1980-1982) 11th Special Forces ABN Reserve
U.S. Army (1974-1978) Worked with TOW, Redeye and Shillelagh Guidance Missile Systems in Combat Support Companys in 2nd Infantry Div. Korea and 82nd Airborne Div Fort Bragg.
Norman Flessas
Norman Flessas
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Retired ANC
Pam Sauter Mann
Pam Sauter Mann
Class of 1976
Navy, 17 Years

3 years in the Army reserve (boot camp at Ft. Dix), then 6 years active duty Navy, followed by 8 years of Navy reserve (3 of them IRR). MOS was 83F (does't exist anymore) Navy rate was DP (also doesn't exist anymore). My most enjoyable duty station was at the Military Sealift Command at the Washington Navy Yard.
Pamela (Sauter) Mann
Pamela (Sauter) Mann
Class of 1976
Navy, 6 Years

United States Navy
RAUL GONZALEZ
RAUL GONZALEZ
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Proud to be a Marine, and have served honorably. Semper Fi! Main duty station at Camp Pendleton, CA with 1st Battalion, 5th Marines as an NBC Specialist. Toured Okinawa, Korea, Phillipines, Hong Kong and Mainland Japan.
Richard Weaver
Richard Weaver
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

9 months at Ft. Monmouth, NJ. Electronics school. Sent to in Vietnam January 1968. Assigned to 1st. Sig Bn. 362nd Sig. Co.
Duty location, Pleiku on hill 1028 in the central highlands. 1969 assigned to Ft. Monroe, Va.
Rank of E5
ricky pender
ricky pender
Class of 1987
Army, 16 Years

I am an airborne instructor at the us. army airborne school
Robert Carlyle Berrett
Robert Carlyle Berrett
Class of 1959
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Captain
Robert H Gaither  MD
Robert H Gaither MD
Class of 1956
Army, 10 Years

Resigned as Major Regular Army Medical Corp with assignments at William Beaumont Gen. Hosp, El Paso, Fitzsimons Army Hosp, Denver,
Fort Belvoir. and the U.S. Army Research Support Grp, Greenland, Denmark
roger perkins
roger perkins
Class of 1967
Army, 3 Years

infantry,vietnam.spent last 18 months at fort meade maryland
Sonny Cook
Sonny Cook
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Joined the Air Force Oct. 1964. Trained on B-52's at Chanute AFB,IL and was stationed at McGuire AFB, NJ for 2 years as an aircraft mechanic and Assistant Crew Chief on C-130E #63-7872. Stationed (1967-68) at Naha AB, Okinawa as a Crew Chief on C-130A #56-0489 and # 56-0533. Flew night flare missions out of Ubon, Thailand (Operation Blindbat) over Vietnam and all along the Ho Chi Minh trail. Was sent to Korea during the USS Pueblo incident.
Terry Lawver
Terry Lawver
Class of 1971
Navy, 4 Years

Machinist Mate 3rd Class onboard nuclear missile submaine U.S.S. George Bancroft SSBN-643 Gold.
Terry W. Worley
Terry W. Worley
Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years

Naval Station Keflavik Iceland
Office of Naval Intelligence Pentagon
thomas c williams
thomas c williams
Class of 1977
Navy, 20+ Years

us navy seabees 26 years
Toki Endo
Toki Endo
Class of 1955
Air Force, 20+ Years

B52 Electronic Warfare Officer. 168 combat missions. Retired Lt Col
Tom Woodson
Tom Woodson
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Artillery, Motor Transport, Logistics

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Class of '61

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