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Military High School Alumni

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This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Anthony G. Baxter, PhD
Anthony G. Baxter, PhD
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Former Marine now serving as a Special Staff Officer, Prevention Analyst, embedded with 1st Marine Division at Camp Pendleton
Betsy Rimby
Betsy Rimby
Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 4 Years

I will update my service profile soon. I just saw Marine Corps ball pics on face book. awesome!
I am interested in attending next year. I have not been to the ball in many years! I teach at 13th & Union & I am an RHS alumni * 1976
Betty Jane Miller
Betty Jane Miller
Class of 1961
Navy, 3 Years

I entered the Navy as a Wave in April 1962, got promoted to Personnelman 3rd Class, and got discharged in March 1965. I went to Personnelman School in Bainbridge MD and finished my tour of duty at Naval Air Station in Alameda CA.
Carl J Smith
Carl J Smith
Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years

Served in Middle East during Desert Storm. Last Duty Station before retired was Pentagon.
Carl Lutz
Carl Lutz
Class of 1949
Air Force, 20+ Years

Entered Army in March, 1947. Radio Operator with AACS for 11 years and 9+ years as SAC jet aircraft maintenance (B-52). Graduated two years after entering the USAF with assistance from RHS Principal Earl Master and the Armed Forces Institute.Retired in May, 1967as a SMSgt. Deployed to Umnak, Aleutian Islands--1948-49, Korea--1950-52, and Japan.
Danny wyatt
Danny wyatt
Class of 1990
Army, 17 Years

Served Navy fior 8 and now 9 in Army
David Lykens
David Lykens
Class of 1964
Air Force, 18 Years

USMC 3 yrs 66-69
USAF 18 yrs 73-91
Helicopter pilot in AF
David Sanocki
David Sanocki
Class of 1976
Army, 20+ Years

U.S. Army retired 1SGT
DAVID W LEWARS
DAVID W LEWARS
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

27 yrs in the u.s.navy ,0ct 10,1974 to nov 30 2001.was on the uss Nashville LPD-13. and was a navy recruiter and counsler for 15 yrs of my service.
Debbie Meyers
Debbie Meyers
Class of 1974
Army, 6 Years

Served in the Army at Induction center in Los Angels and then sent to Germany where Iserved in a personnel unit in Kaiserslautern Germany. Later got sent to Fort Ord, and there is where I spent the last 2 years of my service
Dennis G. Fleishood
Dennis G. Fleishood
Class of 1960
Air Force, 4 Years

Went to language school at Syracuse University from 61-62, then went to additional schooling in Texas and finally to Fairbanks, Alaska from 62-64.
Dick Drexler
Dick Drexler
Class of 1957
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Bat. armor
Gary Goodman
Gary Goodman
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

I spent 4 years in the USAF 1964 -1968 Including all of 1967 in Vietnam. 366 TAC fighter wing as an Air Borne Radar Technician. Almost my entire tour was at DaNang Air Base. I arrive in Saigon January 1st 1967 and returned to the states December 29th 1967. Basic at Lackland AFB, TX. Tech School Keesler AFB, Biloxi Miss. Sept 65 - Nov- 66 Dow AFB, Maine Strategic Air Command. Discharged at Eglin AFB, FL Sept 30 1960. Obtained rank of SSGT.
Harry Trentes
Harry Trentes
Class of 1952
Navy, 4 Years

Was an aircraft mechanic. I served in Hawaii and participated in evacuating military wounded from Korea. After discharge I went to college on the GI bill.
James Endy
James Endy
Class of 1965
Air Force, 15 Years

US Army/PA Nat'l Guard/OR Nat'l Guard 1965 - 1973 Helicopter Pilot
US Air Force 1973 - 1980 C-130 Aircraft Commander, Airlift Liaison Officer with 2nd Armored Div, Airlift Control Element Commander
James M Keinard
James M Keinard
Class of 1962
Air Force, 8 Years

Served in Air Police and crypto units. Was with the Stragetic Air Command during the Cuban Missile Crsis, in Vietnam 1968 - 1969, and served in military units in Europe.
Janet (Frantz) Seeley
Janet (Frantz) Seeley
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

Served in the U.S. Army from 1972-1975, Vietnam era. Spent Basic training at Ft. McClellan, AL, in the summer of 1972, then 2 years at Ft. Monmouth, NJ, and 6 months in Frankfurt, Germany.
Janice (Brill) Hunter
Janice (Brill) Hunter
Class of 1960
Air Force, 2 Years

Lackland AFB, San Antonio TX - Basic
Amarillo AFB, TX - Tech School
Lackland AFB, San Antonio TX - USAF Marksmanship Instructor School (Secretary)
Jeffrey McNeil
Jeffrey McNeil
Class of 1985
Army, 8 Years

Desrert Storm Veteran
Served as a Tactical Satellite Microwave systems technician
Jeffrey McNeil
Jeffrey McNeil
Class of 1985
National Guard, 8 Years

Served as a Radio Technician in the 228 FSB
Presently serving as a RAdio Tech. with Bco 328 BSB
Joan Spencer Jennings
Joan Spencer Jennings
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

Supported ground crews flying aircraft while terrorist attacks taking place in Germany.....we had many a bomb scare for which we were on full alert. Presidential Commendation Medals.
Kim R. Emes
Kim R. Emes
Class of 1971
Air Force, 4 Years

Basic and Tech School (Honor Grad) LAFB, Texas Security Police Emergency Contigent. Guarded returning POW from Viet Nam 2/73
"Operation Nickle Grass" Oct War 10/73
Lajes Field, Azores
Ankara Air Station, Turkey '74-'75 " Operation Rosebud " Turkey '75.
Cannon AFB, NM '76
Michael Butzer
Michael Butzer
Class of 1997
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Served from 1997-2003
Michael D. Heckman
Michael D. Heckman
Class of 1980
Navy, 26 Years

Combat Photographer and Video Journalist. Civil, and Public Affairs Outreach.
michael henry smith
michael henry smith
Class of 2004
Army, 6 Years

completed 2 tours of active duty in Iraq. once from 04-05 and the 2nd was 08-09.
patrick j callahan
patrick j callahan
Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Cpl. USMC 1963-1967. Viet Nam vet Dec. 65-Jan. 1967. Retired from auto sales and management.
Patrick J Callajan
Patrick J Callajan
Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Entered USMC 1962 while still in HS. Served in Viet Nam Dec 65-Jan 67 DaNang
Paul Licker
Paul Licker
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Joined Navy Reserve Nov 1963, active duty two years 65-67 and returned home in 67 and joined the reserves. 1980 went back on Active Duty but this time in the US ARMY, retired in 1999.
Richard D Keiser Jr
Richard D Keiser Jr
Class of 1973
Navy, 8 Years

Served onboard USS Kitty Hawk in SE Asia, Pacific Region and Indian Ocean. Also stationed at Strategic Weapons Facility Pacific.
Robert J. (Mitty) Mittower
Robert J. (Mitty) Mittower
Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served during the Vietnam Era.
Service years: 20
Retired in 1986 as a Master Sergeant (E7)
AFSC: 36294 Telephone Equipment Installer Repairman
Assignments:
Lackland AFB TX/ Basic Sep 66-Dec 66
Sheppard AFB TX Tech SL Jan 67-May 67
Takhli Thailand May 67- Jul 68
Bolling AFB DC Jul 68- Jul 69
Korat Thailand Jul 69- Feb 71
Keesler AFB MS Feb 71- Jan 80
Lajes Field Azores Jan 80- Feb 82
Griffiss AFB NY Feb 82- Sep 86
RONALD DRAPER
RONALD DRAPER
Class of 1965
Army, 4 Years

ARMY SECURITY AGENCY 05G20 ( SPOOK) 2 TOURS VIET NAM ALSO 20 YRS FEMA US&R MATF-01 COMSPEC
Ronald L Hess
Ronald L Hess
Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years

Joined U.S. Navy after grad. serving 24 years. Traveled the world and spent 67-68 in Vietnam. Retired in 1989 as a Senior Chief Petty Officer, living in FL.
Ronald Valle
Ronald Valle
Class of 1969
Air Force, 4 Years

Stationed at Ramstein AFB and Stuttgart Air Base Germany and Forbes AFB Topeka, Kansas
Scott Moyer
Scott Moyer
Class of 1989
Army, 19 Years

Joined the Army at 19 to learn Arabic and spent 14 years on Active Duty, then got out and joined the Army Reserves, deployed to Iraq, and still serving at Fort Huachuca, AZ waiting to reach 20 or more.
Shaun Rostek
Shaun Rostek
Class of 1996
Marine Corps, 13 Years

Served 13 years in the Marine Corps in various functions including Supply and Logistics, as well as a Recruiter. Combat tour in Iraq.
Skip Chase
Skip Chase
Class of 1969
Army, 5 Years

1971-1974-1st Special Forces Group (Abn), 1st Special Forces.
1974-1975-82nd Airborne Division
SSG James Peterson
SSG James Peterson
Class of 1980
Army, 12 Years

1980-84 USMC Drum&Bugle Corps, Washington,DC.
2002-07 1/213th ADA PaNG
2008-present US Army Signal Corps Band, Frt Gordon,GA
Stephen Little
Stephen Little
Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served 20 years in the USAF. Entered service in 1981, retired in 2001. Served in Desert Storm/Desert Shield in the UAE. Spent my entire career as a Ground Radio Communications Tech. Travelled to many locations around the world and met a lot of interesting people along the way. Been to some strange and exciting places that I never thought I would ever go. Loved every minute of it.
Timothy Baldwin
Timothy Baldwin
Class of 1985
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Active Duty Master Sergeant currently stationed with 1st Marine Division, Camp Pendleton, CA. Combat deploymens to Somolia and Iraq.
Veronica (Johnson) Moreno
Veronica (Johnson) Moreno
Class of 1979
Coast Guard, 6 Years

Assigned to Search & Rescue - stationed in San Diego, CA, Kodiak Island, AK, Otis AFB, MA, Boston, MA, Miami, FL. One of the best experiences in my life!

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