Rochester High School Alumni

Rochester, Illinois (IL)

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

Anthony Bradway
Anthony Bradway
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

I proudly served at Holloman Air Force Base in New Mexico and Osan AB Republic of Korea. During my 21 and 1/2 years I performed Armament Systems duties on F-15s, A-10s, F-117s and F-22s. I retired for the Air Force in 2009.
Anthony Bradway
Anthony Bradway
Class of 1980
Air Force, 20+ Years

Additionally I served in Operation Desert Storm, Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. During various deployments and TDYs, I served in Illinois, Nevada, Saudi Arabia, Colorado, Texas and others.
Brian Pollock
Brian Pollock
Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years

Enlisted in the AF in Mar 1984 after going to ISU for 1.5 years. Got selected for a commissioning program and the AF sent me to U of I to get my Undergrad degree. I retired in April 2005. Stationed in Illinois, Georgia, Missouri, and Alaska. Spent time in Korea, Saudi Arabia, Hawaii and Guam.
Brian Pollock
Brian Pollock
Class of 1982
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired from active duty in April 2005. Assignments included Scott AFB, IL; Univ of IL; Moody AFB, GA; Elmendorf AFB, AK (twice); Wright-Patterson AFB, OH (3x); Whiteman AFB, MO.
Cindy Arthur
Cindy Arthur
Class of 1977
Army, 5 Years

Communications
Jacob A. Stengel
Jacob A. Stengel
Class of 2014
Army, 4 Years

Enlisted Military Police Officer (31B), Specialist E-4. Currently in ROTC at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville commissioning in May of 2019 as a Second Lieutenant O-1.
Jason Williams
Jason Williams
Class of 2000
Army, 10 Years

Served in Operation Iraqi Freedom
Jerome Gribbins
Jerome Gribbins
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

Fire Controlman Cheif Petty Officer when I retired
Jerome Gribbins
Jerome Gribbins
Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years

Retired Chief Petty Officer, Served Aboard the :
Uss America, Uss Radford, Uss Worden, Uss Leahy and Uss Biddle, Tour of Duty Staff at the Naval Alcohol Rehabilitation Center.
Lawrence E Scheitler
Lawrence E Scheitler
Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Colonel, 7201st IMSU, Gainesville, FL & 63B9A MOS.
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Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Colonel. Commander 310th Space Group and 438 AIr Expeditionary Group, Afghanistan.

Classmates Spotlight

Rochester High School Classmates

Joe Ward
Class of '82

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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