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

Alejandro Diaz
Alejandro Diaz Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years
United States Marine Corps Killed in Action on the 22nd of May 1968 He weas with 1st Bat 4th Marine Regiment 3rd Mar.Division Bravo Co. 3rd Platoon , 3rd Squad. He was K.I.A. walking Point in the Area of Con Thien South Vietnam.
Alejandro Diaz
Alejandro Diaz Class of 1967
Marine Corps, 1 Years
United States Marine Corps Killed in Action on the 22nd of May 1968 He weas with 1st Bat 4th Marine Regiment 3rd Mar.Division Bravo Co. 3rd Platoon , 3rd Squad. He was K.I.A. walking Point in the Area of Con Thien South Vietnam.
Alvin Ashe
Alvin Ashe Class of 1973
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Honorable Discharge Served during the Gulf War Participated in Desert Storm Participated In Desert Shield Participated in humanitatian relief efforts in India and Africa
Bob Aellis
Bob Aellis Class of 1969
Navy, 4 Years
US Navy stationed aboard two nuclear submarine tenders
Brian K Dobson
Brian K Dobson Class of 1982
Marine Corps, 8 Years
Worked in communications.
calvin levy
calvin levy Class of 1965
Navy, 6 Years
Navy Photographer
Dave Neufville
Dave Neufville Class of 1981
Navy, 20+ Years
Craftmaster and Boat Unit member. Served with the Chaplains as a collateral duty for 5plus years. Retired Honorably with his beatiful Island Queen and three princesses.
Ernest E Lloyd
Ernest E Lloyd Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Master Gunnery Sergeant (Ret)
Frank Parness
Frank Parness Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years
Motor Pool Dispatcher; Company Clerk
Jacob Strauss
Jacob Strauss Class of 1975
Marine Corps, 17 Years
Honorable discharge. Served from 75-79. Attended Brooklyn College for 2 yrs then returned to active duty from 81-94. Served numerous overseas tours
joe Miccio
joe Miccio Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
I joined the Army in 1973 and retired in 1998.
Joseph Miccio
Joseph Miccio Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years
I joined after I graduated from Tilden traveling the globe. I retired in 1998.
Marc Greenberg
Marc Greenberg Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years
Served with 82d Airborne Division 1968 Republic of Vietnam
Marvin Kaplan
Marvin Kaplan Class of 1960
Army, 2 Years
Graduated from Pratt Institute ROTC and went into army as 2nd lieutenant. Served a year in Vietnam with Corps of Engineers
Patrick A. Bowden
Patrick A. Bowden Class of 1975
Navy, 20+ Years
Chief Petty Officer Navy Security Forces Key West, Florida Two tours to Iraq 2005-2006, 2007-2008
Paul Irgang
Paul Irgang Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
served with the 25th infantry in vietnam
Robert Garcia
Robert Garcia Class of 1974
Navy, 20+ Years
Chief Boatswains Mate, Retired USN 1974 1978 Naval Station Adak, Alaska 1975-76 USS Coral Sea CV-43 1976-78 WestPac 77 Navy Reserves 1982-2005 Naval Coastal Warfare Mobile Inshore Undersea Warfare Unit (MIUWU) 2122 MIUWU 101 Inshore Boat Unit 11 Operation Noble Eagle Operation Iraqi Freedom
Stanley Field
Stanley Field Class of 1953
Army, 2 Years
1st Lieutenant with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Fort Campbell, Kentucky from 1957 to 1959
Tredith H Knowlin
Tredith H Knowlin Class of 1984
Navy, 20+ Years
I served 20 years in the United States Navy. I retired in 2005 and I am now working for the federal government.
Wayne Lezama
Wayne Lezama Class of 1983
Navy, 10 Years
Gas Turbine Systems Electrical Engineer

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Class of '65

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