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

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Honored Military Alumni

Bill Windsor
Bill Windsor Class of 1965
Air Force, 20+ Years
Comptroller, Wing and Major Command levels
Blair Ross
Blair Ross Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
28 years, Infantry/Airborne/Special Operations, including tours in El Salvador and Iraq
Bruce Patterson
Bruce Patterson Class of 1974
Army, 20+ Years
Sr. Food Service Instructor Ft. Lee. Va, Served tours, Korea,Germany, Panama, Irag, Saudi Arabia, Hobbies, NHRA Drag Racing NFL Football. married living in Atlanta Ga.
Christopher M. Clarke
Christopher M. Clarke Class of 1967
Air Force, 4 Years
Physical conditioning, sports, and recreation specialist; karate and weightlifting instructor. Stationed at Lockbourne (now Rickenbacker) AFB, Columbus, OH and Anderson AFB, Guam.
Chuck Sharpe
Chuck Sharpe Class of 1958
Coast Guard, 4 Years
Sailed on the Cutter Bibb out of Boston as a radarman for 4 years from 1958 to 1962
Claire Bauer Gaston
Claire Bauer Gaston Class of 1940
Navy, 3 Years
Was a Yeoman stationed at the Wave Base in the Bronx. NY
David Rumpeltin
David Rumpeltin Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years
A year in Cuba, three years at sea, Served on two ammunition ships, one cruise to the Mediterranean and one to Vietnam.
Duncan John Grant
Duncan John Grant Class of 1968
Army, 7 Years
Infantry/ door gunner
Edward T. Blake, Sr.
Edward T. Blake, Sr. Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years
Strategic Air Command Shaw Air Force Base, 1963 - 1967 Flight Engineer, B66 2 tours - Southeast Asia
Fredrick Steven Adam(s)
Fredrick Steven Adam(s) Class of 1972
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Honorably discharged Dec., 1976, sergeant(E-5)
James B. Mclaughlin
James B. Mclaughlin Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years
U. S. Army Infantry. 13 months in Korea, 1967 - 68 and 12 months in Viet Nam, 1968 - 69. CIB; BS; ACM, 1st and 2nd OLC, w/"V"; AM; VCG;
James B. Mclaughlin
James B. Mclaughlin Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years
U. S. Army, Infantry 2nd Division Korea Apr 1967 - May 1968, 101 Airborne Div. Viet Nam Sept. 1968 - Oct 1969, discharged as a Captain BS; ACM, 1st & 2nd OLC, with V; Vietnamese Cross of Gallentry; Air Medal; CIB
James G. Weaving
James G. Weaving Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years
Served as a Military Police Officer in Korea 1969-70, commissioned as an officer in 1979 tours as Deputy Provost Marshal for South Florida and ROTC Battalion Commander Ft. Valley State University.
Joe Boldt
Joe Boldt Class of 1963
Army, 4 Years
Warrant Officer Aviator 1966-70. Vietnam 68-69 101st Airborne B Co/159 ASHB CH-47 Chinooks
John (Jack Lewis
John (Jack Lewis Class of 1957
Air Force, 4 Years
USAF Photo Radar Officer. Worked reconnaissance. Vietnam Vet. Retired as a Captain.
John H. Hall
John H. Hall Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years
Cryptologist/Intelligence Officer
John Kraft
John Kraft Class of 1980
Navy, 6 Years
Hull Tech, 3 world tours
John Peters
John Peters Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
Chief harbor craft operator
Louis J. Lembo
Louis J. Lembo Class of 1995
Army, 8 Years
Schofield Barracks Hawaii
Lowry Hughes
Lowry Hughes Class of 1963
Marine Corps, 5 Years
Naval aviator and helicopter pilot. Vietnam 1969 & 1970 retired in 1972 as a Captain.

Classmates Spotlight

Ridgewood High School Classmates

Kathleen Mortimer
Class of '79

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School News

RHS Class of 1960 Party-Gathering

There is a picnic-party planned for August 2nd at the home of John McHugh in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ No reservations needed-just...
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