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
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years
Aircraft Radio/Navigational Aids/Search and Weather Radar repair technician. Thirteen months in Southeast Asia, '68 and '69, stationed primarily in the Philippines. and supporting recip aircraft inbound and outbound from Vietnam.
Class of 1976
Navy, 20+ Years
21 years served in the Submarine Force
Class of 1944
Army, 2 Years
Participated in the North Africa, Sicily and Italy Campaigns.
Class of 1957
Army, 3 Years
Served in the “Berlin Brigade” 1959-1962
Class of 1985
Navy, 20+ Years
Retired after 21 Years in the US Navy Submarine Service. The Attached Photo is of me standing next to a Russian DSRV on the rescue mission to Kamchatka Russia to assist in the rescue of the Russian Sailors aboard the Priz. taken the year I retired. This was my last mission in the US Navy.
Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Twenty years in the Corp will change a person... enough said.
Class of 1990
Air Force, 6 Years
Operation Resource Management, Langley Air Force Base, 94th Fighter Squadron. Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, Japan 909th Air Refueling Squadron. Had a great time, met some incredible people and am definitely proud to have served my country!
Luis Valerio Jr
Class of '86
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