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 Rockford East High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our E-rabs lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Daniel Burd
Daniel Burd Class of 1966
Navy Reserves, 7 Years
As a Navy Seabee, served in VietNam in 1967 and 1968 at Camp Haines located between Hue and Dong Ha north of Danang.
Danny Leifel
Danny Leifel Class of 1962
Army, 3 Years
Entered Army, October, 1966, Commissioned, 1967, Active Duty in Germany,67-69. Service with Illinois National Guard, 1970-71. Left Service as Captain.
Doug Anderson
Doug Anderson Class of 1970
Army, 2 Years
60th Signal Battalion, Phu Lam, South Vietnam and Taegu, South Korea
Eugene Marvin Hill
Eugene Marvin Hill Class of 1956
Army, 3 Years
Core of Engineers, Army Map Service, Inter-Americano Gedisico Servicio, Stationed in The Republic Of Panama, Canal Zone
Frank Nolan
Frank Nolan Class of 1960
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
1961 - 1965 Navy medic, 1972 - 2001 USAR Ret.MSG
Frank Nolan
Frank Nolan Class of 1960
Army Reserves, 20+ Years
1961 - 1965 Navy medic, 1972 - 2001 USAR Ret.MSG
Jay A. Johnson
Jay A. Johnson Class of 1988
Navy, 4 Years
Proudly served my country from 1988-1992
John Anderson
John Anderson Class of 1968
Army, 20+ Years
Served in Gulf War
Larry Merryman
Larry Merryman Class of 1965
Army, 2 Years
199th Light Infantry Brigade-Viet Nam 9/67-9/68 Class of 1965
Lawrence A. Wallen
Lawrence A. Wallen Class of 1967
Army, 20+ Years
MP, then MI (SIGINT/EW)
M. Scott McMannis
M. Scott McMannis Class of 1959
Air Force, 6 Years
Served in the US Air Force Reserves, 1966-1972.
Michael Hillis Sr
Michael Hillis Sr Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years
Combat medic Instructor: Special Forces Aid Man Course Senior NCO
Robert Goodwin
Robert Goodwin Class of 1971
Air Force, 20+ Years
Allied Health Field - Medical Service Specialist / Technician / Aeromedical Technician Gulf War Vet - Desert Shield / Desert Storm
roger  kauppinen
roger kauppinen Class of 1960
Navy, 20+ Years
from sept 1960 to april 1988
Steven Wickes
Steven Wickes Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years
served 1970-1974 Vietnam

Classmates Spotlight

Rockford East High School Classmates

Sara Lippitt
Class of '63

Alumni Stories

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School News

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