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

Al Resnick
Al Resnick Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
Assignmnets in US, Germany and Vietnam, including Field Artillery and Operations Research
Angelo (Andy) LaRocco
Angelo (Andy) LaRocco Class of 1959
Army, 5 Years
Captain United States Army 1963 to 1968. ROTC Hofstra College commissioned Regular Army. Airborne Ft. Benning Ga. Germany 1963 to 1966. Vietnam 1967 to 1968.
Anthony M. Rabasca
Anthony M. Rabasca Class of 1961
Air Force, 20+ Years
Earned commission thru AFROTC,1965 University of Kentucky. Retired Lt. Col. 1986.
Bob Feeley
Bob Feeley Class of 1965
Navy, 4 Years
Submarine Service 7 Patrols aboard USS George Washington Carver SSBN656 TM2 (SS)
Bob Southard
Bob Southard Class of 1960
Navy, 4 Years
U.S. Navy. 1960-1964. Served on the USS Kitty Hawk, CVA63 from Jan 1962 to Feb 1964. Worked as a Nuclear Weapons Technician. Rating: GMT2.
Charlie Marino
Charlie Marino Class of 1975
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
Charlie served 30 years in USCG. He has two sons and they are both serving in the USCG.
Dan Hershkowitz
Dan Hershkowitz Class of 1988
Army, 16 Years
16+ years in the Army Reserve. Been deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan
daniel brennan
daniel brennan Class of 1976
Army, 4 Years
Ft. Hood, Texas; Baumholder, FRG
Edward Cafarella
Edward Cafarella Class of 1979
Navy, 5 Years
Photographer - served aborad USS Enterprise (CVN-65) for 2 years and in Fighter Squadron 32 (VF-32) flying the F-14 Tomcat for two years aboard USS Independdence (CV-62).
Edward M. Cafarella
Edward M. Cafarella Class of 1979
Navy, 5 Years
Served as a photographer specializing in tactical aerial reconnaissance. Served onboard aircraft carriers USS Enterprise and with fighter squadron 32 on USS Independence.
Ellen Ankenbrand Hardin
Ellen Ankenbrand Hardin Class of 1973
Army, 3 Years
Loved it!!!! Met my hubby in military and we spent over 20 years living in different states and countries
Frank Montalbano
Frank Montalbano Class of 1979
Army, 4 Years
I served nfrom 79 - 83, I was in the Army Engineer's
Frank Torres
Frank Torres Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years
Vietnam Combat Veteran (Infantry) 1st Air Cavalry Division (Air Mobile)
george Hudak
george Hudak Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
68-72 proudly served, Vietnam 68-69, TAC Luke AFB, PAC Vietnam, SAC Barksdale AFB
Jason Waldman
Jason Waldman Class of 1989
Navy, 14 Years
I served in the U.S Navy as a Cryptologic Technician(Intel) for 14 years. I am currently working as an NSA Contractor. I served all over the World and got to see so many amazing places.
jerry brosnan
jerry brosnan Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Thirty year Naval Officer
joanne Gruosso warren
joanne Gruosso warren Class of 1974
Air Force, 3 Years
Served stateside and overseas.
JOE JOY Class of 1981
Navy, 1 Years
JOE WOLF Class of 1987
Army, 9 Years
* '87 - BT: Fort Leonard Wood, MO * '88 - AIT: Fort Lee, VA * '89 - US Army Solider Show World Tour * '90: Fort Hood, TX * '91: US Reserves, Pittsburgh, PA
John Agurkis
John Agurkis Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years
3rd Armored division, Scout recon

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Gilbert Celli
Class of '71

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