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

Albert Mitch Tarbell
Albert Mitch Tarbell
Class of 1966
Army, 6 Years

SSG E-6 101st Abn Div
Airborne Pathfinder
Bruce White
Bruce White
Class of 1967
Coast Guard, 4 Years

As a petty office I procured supplies on an oceanograghic ship whose job was to chase fish from one side of the atlantic to the other.
Chip Crawford
Chip Crawford
Class of 1979
Coast Guard, 4 Years

USCG Academy New London CT. ,Air station Cape Cod , Cutter UNIMAC, Group NY governours island ny,Cutter CHASE, Yorktown Va.
David Annable
David Annable
Class of 1987
Army, 16 Years

SSG David Annable enlisted in late 87 he is a medic. His duty stations include
F co 122 MSB Germany 88-89
376 CSH (Syr Reserves) 91-93
1/377 Field Arty 93-98
1/506 Infantry Korea 98-99
Fort Drum NY 99-present
On 2nd deployment to IRAQ
David Cothran
David Cothran
Class of 1987
Army, 5 Years

96B, Intel Analyst
Fort Hood, TX
Frankfurt, Heidelberg GE
David Fish
David Fish
Class of 1955
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired Master Chief Machinist Mate; Served on destroyers; cruisers and carrier: USS Oriskany.
David Timothy Meyers
David Timothy Meyers
Class of 1989
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Former Munitions Specialist USAF
Dean W Abbey
Dean W Abbey
Class of 1981
Air Force, 4 Years

Security Police Specialist, 1985-1987
Strategic Air Command
Minot North Dakota, Flight Line Security, Missile Field Alert Fire Teams, Armorer.
GLCM Ranger / Ground Launch Cruise Missiles
Greenham Common RAF / Royal Air Force, England. 1987-1990
Worked together with the Royal Air Force and Army in mobile Nuclear units in the fields and country side of England. Also an Alert Fire Team Leader in the GAMA Nuclear Storage Facility Areas, Armorer.
Eric Boyle
Eric Boyle
Class of 2006
Marine Corps, 3 Years

USMC Infantry
Grant Biggar
Grant Biggar
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Currently stationed at Ft Shafter, HI. Apr '11 will make it 30yrs.
Howard Carr III
Howard Carr III
Class of 1979
Navy, 20+ Years

Served on two aircraft carriers, a destroyer, a hospital ship, a minesweeper, and other commands. Been thru the Suez Canal four times and across the Equator. Visited Greece, Spain, England, Scotland, the Philipines, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, West Germany, Guam, Mexico, Canada, Virgin Islands, Kenya, Australia, Singapore, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Sri Lanka, and Italy.
Jay Kreis
Jay Kreis
Class of 1986
Army, 18 Years

After high school went into the Navy for four years and then entered the Army Reserves. Served one year in iraq 04-05.
Jeremy Weaver
Jeremy Weaver
Class of 2001
National Guard, 11 Years

7 years as infantry, 3 1/2 military police.
John Warner
John Warner
Class of 1978
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as a First Sergeant from Ft. Bragg, NC
Served in Airborne, Ranger and light Infantry.
Overseas in Honduras, Panama, Somalia
Joshua Robinson
Joshua Robinson
Class of 1999
Army, 8 Years

Currently attending Flight school after serving as an Infantryman for 8 years.
Kurt Wasilewski
Kurt Wasilewski
Class of 2003
Army, 16 Years

Commissioned as a Field Artillery Officer. Served in various assignments all over the country and in forward deployed locations.
Mark Clarke
Mark Clarke
Class of 1979
Army, 10 Years

Army, SSG, MilitaryPolice Corp.
Korea, Germany,Atlanta,California, Alabama
Mark Richard Hodges
Mark Richard Hodges
Class of 1972
Army, 8 Years

Motor Sgt.
Michael J. Delaney
Michael J. Delaney
Class of 1989
Army, 20+ Years

I served over 24 years in the Army in every enlisted position; initially qualified as an Air Traffic Controller, then Aviation Operations and personnel management. I've been stationed at multiple Installations around the world both in Garrison and in Combat.
Norman Bell
Norman Bell
Class of 1961
Navy, 3 Years

Served as officer aboard the USS Newport News ( CA-148), a heavy cruiser. Completed 2 tours to Vietnam and visited some exotic places in both the North Atlantic Ocean and the South Pacific.
Peter Shields
Peter Shields
Class of 1959
Army, 2 Years

Military Police - Germany
Robert l Corey
Robert l Corey
Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years

amorer/cannon cocker
Scott Stellmack
Scott Stellmack
Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Radar operator,Naval gunfire spotter,water safety survival instructor
Shawn Amidon
Shawn Amidon
Class of 1980
Army, 4 Years

82nd Airborne
Steve Auborn
Steve Auborn
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

Served 9 years in the 1209th USArmy Reserve from '73( delayed entry) thru '82. Joined Navy in '82 and was active for 20 years as a Gunners Mate. Served aboard 5 ships (favorite was USS Iowa (BB-61). (Onboard when Turret exploded in '89). Was a Stinger Missile Tech. during Desert Shield/Storm, worked as a Physical Security Officer, a temp. assignment with a Mine Unit and retired in '02 after serving 3 years as the small arms instructor/armorer with the Seabees. In all- 29 adventurous years.
Steve Ross
Steve Ross
Class of 1955
Navy, 6 Years

Flight crew, radar op & nav, airborne early warning -- east coast barrier units, flying out of Newfoundland. Did my job
Thomas Stoddard
Thomas Stoddard
Class of 1990
Army, 6 Years

8snd Airborne division, HHC 4/325 AIR
Vicenza Italy, SETAF 3/325, !508th ABCT
Tony Bouvia
Tony Bouvia
Class of 1989
Air Force, 10 Years

I served in the USAF for almost 10 years as a Communications Computer Systems Control Specialiast (Tech Controller), and achieved the rank of SSgt.. I managed fixed, and combat communication systems. Worked on Tropo, Satellite, Sub-Oceanic, and Network Communications Systems. I was in Texas, Mississippi, Ankara Turkey for almost 2.5 years, and Tampa Florida for a little over 6.5 years until I separated in Oct 99.
Walt Kornatowski
Walt Kornatowski
Class of 1962
Air Force, 5 Years

6 months Army. Reserves. Then 4 years USAF.

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Our Onondaga Central Schools 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 Onondaga Central Schools Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Nedrow are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!