Military Alumni

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

Honored Military Alumni

Anthony J. Rodriguez
Anthony J. Rodriguez Class of 1999
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Saw Combat in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Served with the 1st Marine Div.
Barry Jensen
Barry Jensen Class of 1967
Army, 6 Years
1 1 st of the 14th infantry (LRRP) Vietnam 68-69 Central Highlands Combat Wounded
Bill Cosgrove
Bill Cosgrove Class of 1984
Navy, 9 Years
3yrs aboard USS Halsey CG-23, 3yrs active reserves, 3yrs. ST-5 Coronado, Ca.
Charles V Gruner
Charles V Gruner Class of 1957
Navy, 4 Years
Served for 4+ yrs. Electronics and crypto - Cuban Missile Crisis - Gemini space program. Attached to classified activity after active service as part of civilian job.
Gregory Wayne Cockefair
Gregory Wayne Cockefair Class of 1975
Coast Guard, 5 Years
Seaman Stationed Cutter Rush Almeida Ca Air Station San Francisco Base T Island San Pedro CA
John Brough
John Brough Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
Spent majority of time on submarines and one year in the Republic of Viet Nam.
john gleason
john gleason Class of 1974
Coast Guard, 6 Years
machinery technical 2nd class
John P. Brough
John P. Brough Class of 1964
Navy, 20+ Years
13 years in Hawaii. Submarines, three and one year Viet Nam.
John Sweeney
John Sweeney Class of 1979
Navy, 7 Years
1st gulf war / Operation Desert Shield and Operation Storm. 5 years on USS Worden CG-18. DS1 Data Systems Technician First Class.
joseph a stura
joseph a stura Class of 1970
Marine Corps, 3 Years
Joseph Casadevall
Joseph Casadevall Class of 1938
Air Force, 3 Years
Joseph M. Casadevall 2LT and a B-24 Bombardier 15th- Air Force- Italy . Shot down 30 June 1944 on a Blechammer, Germany mission against the synthetic oil factories. He became a German POW at Stalag Luft III. (This is the camp in the 1960’s film “ The Great Escape”.)
Len Troiana
Len Troiana Class of 1969
Army, 3 Years
3 years Army ,68-71; E-5 section chief, one tour in Korea, surface to air missle site.
Lou Rupp
Lou Rupp Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 4 Years
In addition to the 4 years in the USMC, I spent 1 year in Viet Nam........
Michael Steiner
Michael Steiner Class of 1964
Navy, 3 Years
Was in the sub Navy - On the Simon Lake (sub-tender)
Pam Ellen Fastiggi Theis
Pam Ellen Fastiggi Theis Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years
Air Force and Army
Patricia Dean
Patricia Dean Class of 1975
Navy, 3 Years
Stationed in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and with VP-10 homeported in Brunswick, Maine - 6 month detachment to Keflavik, Iceland
Patricia Dean
Patricia Dean Class of 1975
Navy, 3 Years
Served time in NAS Guantanamo Bay and VP-10 out of Brunswick, ME, with a deployment to Keflavik, Iceland.
Patricia Snyder
Patricia Snyder Class of 1975
Air Force, 7 Years
Chinese linguist.
Robert L. Cusick
Robert L. Cusick Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
US Army-Artillery/Combat Medic Vietnam 13 month tour of duty1969-1970 with the 199th Infantry
Sean O'Regan
Sean O'Regan Class of 1987
Air Force, 3 Years
Aerospace Ground Equipment Tech

Classmates Spotlight

Pompton Lakes High School Classmates

Cat Bauer
Class of '73

Alumni Stories

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School News

Year Books - '46, '47, '48 and '50

I have 1 copy of each of the listed year books. Contact me at or 570-226-9226 if interested.
Jim ...
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