Plainfield High School Alumni

Plainfield, New Jersey (NJ)

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

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Honored Military Alumni

Andre Jordan
Andre Jordan
Class of 1986
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired after 20 years of honorable service. Veteran of Persian Gulf War 1990-1992, Kosovo Conflict(Bosnia/Serbia/Kosovo), Operation Iraqi Freedom(Iraq), and Operation Enduring Freedom.(Iraq) Attended Plainfied High School from 9th through 11th grade. (1982-1985) Member of PHS Swim Team under Coach Wonsidler. Received GED from Plfd Adult Learning Center in 1986.
Arthur DeVitalis
Arthur DeVitalis
Class of 1944
Navy Reserves, 2 Years

DE-394 Anti-submarine warfare in North Atlantic. Radioman 3rd class
Craig Ruhe
Craig Ruhe
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

Was drafted while my classmates burned their draft cards and attended frat parties.
Erick Fonseca
Erick Fonseca
Class of 1991
Air Force, 15 Years

Currently serving out of Los Angeles Air Force Base
George Smith
George Smith
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

Served in Southeast Asia during the Viet Nam Era and Thailand during 1967-1971. One of the first to wear the blue cap in the USAF for a testing program. It is now standard on the gates of all USAF bases.
Harriett Gaddy
Harriett Gaddy
Class of 1976
Air Force, 20+ Years

Just retired from the Air National Guard as a LTC for 27 years.
James Brady
James Brady
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Left school in February 1969, the best option I had at the time. Served in Viet Nam 1971.
James E. Lockley
James E. Lockley
Class of 1953
Marine Corps, 3 Years

I am a disabled veteran that served during the Korean Conflict.
James E. Lockley
James E. Lockley
Class of 1953
Marine Corps, 3 Years

I am a disabled veteran that served during the Korean Conflict.
James E. Lockley
James E. Lockley
Class of 1953
Marine Corps, 3 Years

I am a disabled veteran that served during the Korean Conflict.
James Richards
James Richards
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

Joined the Air Force when I was drafted in 1966. I was stationed at McGuire, Thule, and Takhli, Thailand. I was a Aircraft Instrument Repairman AFSC 32551/
Jeff Butler
Jeff Butler
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

Honorably served 11 years in Japan; 10 years in D.C., Jersey, and Maryland.
Michael J. Cito
Michael J. Cito
Class of 1969
Army, 4 Years

Drafted in 1970 - Radar training
Peter W. Glasser
Peter W. Glasser
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 6 Years

I served two tours in Vietnam as a Grunt.in 966 to 1967 and again in 1968. Was wounded in May 1968 but was back in the field after about 2 weeks. Saw duty in Okinawa, Hawaii, R&R in Taiwan, MP at Parris Island, SC, and was at Camp Lejeune, NC.
Robert L Wynn
Robert L Wynn
Class of 1979
Army, 20+ Years

Active Duty 1979-1993
Government Service Duty 1995- present
Scott Pender
Scott Pender
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Served our country during the Viet Nam era. Was unable to see action.
SGT JOE YUZUIK
SGT JOE YUZUIK
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years

VIETNAM VETERAN-"TET" SURVIVOR (JAN/FEB 68) - DANANG
Terrance Morgan
Terrance Morgan
Class of 1980
Navy, 8 Years

Beirut Veteran
Terrance Morgan
Terrance Morgan
Class of 1980
Navy, 8 Years

Lebanon and Granada...
Thomas Helriegel
Thomas Helriegel
Class of 1981
Air Force, 13 Years

Active Duty: 18 Nov. 82 - 31 May 92. Inactive Duty: 1 Jun. 92 - 31 May 95.

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Class of '79

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