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

Dan O'Connell
Dan O'Connell Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years
Drafted during Nam. Stayed in as a Weatherman for 20+ years. Stationed in Germany, Virginia, Illinois, Indiana, Korea, New Jersey and Florida. Was the Operations Superintendant for the weather unit at Patrick AFB where I was assigned to assist in gettting the Shuttle back to Flight after the first accident. Supported the next ten successful flights and retired as a Senior Master Sergeant. I and my wife of 43 years, the former Joanne Lang (also a 1967 Alumni) still reside in Merritt Island, Fl
GARY DUDIAK Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years
Jeff Birnberg
Jeff Birnberg Class of 1965
Army, 4 Years
Army Security Agency (NSA). One year VN 1967-1968
Michael Sellitto
Michael Sellitto Class of 1965
Air Force, 4 Years
Viet Nam Veteran
Peter Galgano Jr.
Peter Galgano Jr. Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Serving in the United States Marine Corps is one of his proudest accomplishments. He is a Vietnam Veteran and served from 1966 to1970 and was discharged as Sgt E-5. On November 28, 2012, Peter was inducted into the “Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame”. The Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame honors veterans both for their direct service to their country and for making significant contributions to their local communities after they have completed their military service. Peter is presently active with the following: Co-President, Connecticut State Veterans Memorial Inc., Vice President, Vietnam Veterans of America Connecticut State Council, Board of Directors, Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 120, in East Hartford, the Marine Corps League #781, in New Britain, and the MCL Dept of Connecticut, the VFW Post 10732 in Berlin, CT, the town of Berlin Veterans’ Commission-Secretary, member of the Special Veterans Advisory Committee for Senator Richard Blumenthal, the Veterans’ Outreach Coordinator at Middlesex Community College, the Staff Advisor for the Middlesex Community College Veterans Club, and the OEF/OIF Military Support Committee, at Maj. Gen. Maurice Rose Armed Forces Reserve Center in Middletown, CT.
steven gill
steven gill Class of 1968
Marine Corps, 2 Years
walter J. Etringer
walter J. Etringer Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years
Captain, Field Artillery 2d Bn 17th Fld Artillery, Vietnam (69-70) Bronze Star Medal, Air Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, Parachute Badge BA, NCSU, JD, Wake Forest

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Sanford H. Calhoun High School Classmates

Thomas Pinto
Class of '79

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