Parkland High School Alumni

Allentown, Pennsylvania (PA)

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!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your Parkland High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Amanda Faye Lawler
Amanda Faye Lawler
Class of 1999
Army, 7 Years

Toured in Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistant), South Korea, and Lithuania for Operation Atlantic Resolve
Angela M Minnich
Angela M Minnich
Class of 1999
Air Force, 6 Years

Security Forces 2000-2006
Boyd Robert Plessl
Boyd Robert Plessl
Class of 1982
Army, 16 Years

Major in the Signal Corps. Currently serving in Hawaii. Getting ready to move to Korea with family.
Don Hershey
Don Hershey
Class of 1978
Navy, 6 Years

U.S. Navy 1978-1984
Served 4 years active duty and 2 years reserves.
U.S.S. Nimitz CVN -68 (Libyan Crisis)
U.S.S. Vulcan AR-5
Honorable Discharge
Second Class Petty Officer
Doug Marsteller
Doug Marsteller
Class of 1982
Air Force, 4 Years

Basic Training at Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX
Technical School at Lowery AFB, Denver, CO
Duty station at Luke AFB, Phoenix, AZ
Aircraft Armament Systems Specialist
Worked on weapons systems of F-16 Fighter Jets
Rank of Sergent/E-4
Honorable Discharge
Elaine Thorne
Elaine Thorne
Class of 1967
Army, 8 Years

1972 TO 1976 US ARMY SPEC 4 Ansbach Germany
1979 to 1984 US Army Signal Corps Captain Miseau and Kaiserslautern, Germany
Also 6 years US Army Reserves
Ernest Smith
Ernest Smith
Class of 1982
Air Force, 30 Years

Inventory Mgt
James Barlip
James Barlip
Class of 1990
Army, 2 Years

19 Delta Calvary Scout, drove armored personnel carriers
DEA Missions(drug wars)
M.I. training
Ken Miller
Ken Miller
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served in Maryland, Overseas in England, Utah. Served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm.
Ken Miller
Ken Miller
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

Desert Shield/Storm vet
Ken Miller
Ken Miller
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired 20 years from USAF (1974-1994) tours include Andrews AFB, 4 years at RAF Lakenheath, Hill AFB with a stop over for Desert Shield & Storm.
Luke Cepil
Luke Cepil
Class of 2008
Air Force, 1 Years

2Lt at Ramstein AB Germany.
Michael Kish
Michael Kish
Class of 1983
Navy, 8 Years

FTG1(SS) when it was over.
Pete Hudson
Pete Hudson
Class of 1974
Coast Guard, 6 Years

Honorable discharge 1982
Robert M. Frees
Robert M. Frees
Class of 1993
Air Force, 10 Years

Communications Captain in USAF selected for Major. Served at Scott AFB (St Louis), Pentagon, deployed to Afghanistan, and currently at Langley AFB (Hampton VA)
Robert Trumbauer
Robert Trumbauer
Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years

Staff Sgt. E-5
Thomas Fink
Thomas Fink
Class of 1985
Army, 20+ Years

Army Motor Transport Operator
William H. Diehl
William H. Diehl
Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years

Military Intelliegence Officer with additional specialites of Turkish Foregin Area Officer, Airborne, Ranger and Special Forces. Five foreign tours of duty. Desert Storm veteran.

Classmates Spotlight

Parkland High School Classmates

Thomas Ruhe
Class of '71

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School News

Donna's "Partnership for Life" Golf Outing

Donna Spence Katcher is a 1976 graduate and was diagnosed with ALS 5 years ago. The golf outing is to raise money to he...
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