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

Adrian L. Cahill II
Adrian L. Cahill II Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years
Servered in 1370 Photo Wing Helicoters,Albany, Georgia Turner Air Force Bace, Patrick AFB, Fla.
Al Bianchi
Al Bianchi Class of 1969
Navy, 7 Years
LT, USN. Served aboard USS Shenandoah (AD-26), USS South Carolina (CGN-37) and on the staff of Service Squadron 8 (Comservron 8).
Ann  M McCarthy
Ann M McCarthy Class of 1976
U.s. Public Health Service, 20+ Years
I served 20 years in the PHS as a officer. - deployed to NYC after 9/11, deployed to hurricanes - Ivan, Katrina, served on a NOAA sea duty assignment, served in 2010 with the US Navy on a medical humanitarian military mission. Also served 6 years in the US Army Reserves - was on 48 hours alert during the Gulf war for 6 months, awarded National Defense Medal
Anthony B Battel
Anthony B Battel Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Army WO Helicopter Pilot KIA Vietnam 1-28-70
Bridget Spendal
Bridget Spendal Class of 1998
Army, 4 Years
Cryptologic Linguist (98G)- Korean language
Cathy Walla
Cathy Walla Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years
US NAVY WAVES - 4 years active duty during wartime - Viet Nam War - 1967 to 1971
Charles P Ellis
Charles P Ellis Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 3 Years
PFC Charles Ellis U.S. Marine Corps KIA,North Vietnam 1966
Dr. Richard M Winant
Dr. Richard M Winant Class of 1961
Navy, 7 Years
Served in the Naval Security Group as a CT 2 Admirals Staff First Naval District
Gregory Williams
Gregory Williams Class of 1968
Navy, 20+ Years
Was a cook in the navy for 22 years. Stationed Phillippines Japan Scotland Spain and various US posts. Currently U.S. Merchant Seaman operating out of Guam and Saipan. Living in Thailand the last 20 years
Jim Koch
Jim Koch Class of 1970
Army, 20+ Years
Served 23 years in Field Artillery and Military Intelligence. Retired Lieutenant Colonel
Ken Cochran
Ken Cochran Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
I was a Flight Mechanic/ SAR Aircrewmen on HH-3F and HH-60J helicopters. Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for a rescue I was on in the Gulf Of Alaska.
Mark Guilder
Mark Guilder Class of 1973
Air Force, 20+ Years
U.S. Air Force Dental Officer for 28 yrs. Retired 1 Feb 2010.
Michael monetti
Michael monetti Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years
23 yrs retired as captain
michael yondolino
michael yondolino Class of 1992
Navy, 12 Years
I am an Equipment operator frist class with the navy seabees. I have been deployed to Guam, Spain, Iraqi, and Africa
Peter J Proietto
Peter J Proietto Class of 1979
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Served 31 years in the United States Marine Corps
Priscilla Jess
Priscilla Jess Class of 1974
Navy, 16 Years
Lieutenant Commander, U.S. Navy (Retired)
Ralph Munger
Ralph Munger Class of 1962
Navy, 20+ Years
9 1/2 years US Army 10 1/2 years US Navy. Tours included Ft Dix and Ft Monmouth... NJ, Ft Sill OK, CDPD Korea, S&M Agcy Verdun France, 1st Cav Div, An Khe and USARV Saigon, Tan Son Nhut and Long Binh Viet Nam (66-69), Letterman Gen Hospital Presidio CA, EPMAC New Orleans LA, Defense Communication Agency NMCC Ft Ritchie MD, USS Ranger, USS Constellation, USS Holland (Holy Loch Scotland), US Forces Japan, Yokota AFB Japan, Submarine Training and Eval Ctr, Dam Neck VA and Personnel Support Activity, Pearl Harbor HI.
Robert (Bob) Parry
Robert (Bob) Parry Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years
After a full AF career I am still playing war.... NYANG MQ-9's.... with lots of time in the sand box.
Robert Fohrmeister
Robert Fohrmeister Class of 1963
Air Force, 20+ Years
5 tours in Vietnam,married for 45 years with 12 grand children.
Steve Carlsen
Steve Carlsen Class of 1979
Navy Reserves, 14 Years
United States Navy - Pearl Harbor, HI, Minneapolis, MN, & Dam Neck, VA Intelligence Specialist, First Class

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Robin Greene
Class of '67

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Class of 1963

We are having our 50th Class Reunion in October ov 2013
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