Saranac High School Alumni

Saranac, New York (NY)

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!

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Honored Military Alumni

Bradley Dow
Bradley Dow
Class of 1968
Air Force, 2 Years

Aircrew egress systems repairman F106, F4, T33, FB111, C130 Aircraft & Pneumatic systems
brenda martin
brenda martin
Class of 1985
Army, 7 Years

stationed at ft stewart, GA
Chris Peek
Chris Peek
Class of 1997
Navy, 11 Years

Missile Technician aboard Trident II Nuclear Missile Submarine
Colonel Michael Perry USMC (ret)
Colonel Michael Perry USMC (ret)
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Combat Engineer Officer
Daniel V. Venne
Daniel V. Venne
Class of 1978
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

LCDR (Ret), U.S. Coast Guard and Coast Guard Reserve
David Frischmann
David Frischmann
Class of 1988
Army, 6 Years

1994-2000 Us Army/Army National Guard
David Frischmann
David Frischmann
Class of 1988
Army, 6 Years

1994-2000 US Army/Army National Guard
13M Multiple Launching Rocket Systems Crew Member
95B Military Police Officer
George Lavarnway
George Lavarnway
Class of 1957
Army, 20+ Years

ASA (Army Security Agency, Okinawa), Joint Military Assistance Command (Bangkok, Thailand),
Communication Centers (Ft. Monmouth, NJ - Ft Mead, MD - Joijonbo, Korea - Machinato, Okinawa - Instructor for NCO & Officers, Ft. Gordon, GA.
Karen P. Davies
Karen P. Davies
Class of 1975
Army Reserves, 20+ Years

1975 - 1979 U.S. Navy AD
1991 - 2012 U.S. Army Reserve, Ret. Lieutenant Colonel. Bronze Star Medal recipient 2006. Served in Afghanistan 2002 - 2003 and Iraq 2004 - 2005.
Karol Sorrell
Karol Sorrell
Class of 1979
Army, 4 Years

Military Intelligence, Misawa Japan 1980 -1984
Analysis of communications.. .. ... -. -- .-.
Kenneth Charland
Kenneth Charland
Class of 1997
Navy, 6 Years

Surface Ship Nuclear/Electrical Operator
Rate EMN2 Rank (at seperation) E5
1.5 Years in schools
4.5 Years assigned to USS Harry S Truman (CVN 75) Reactor Department, RE Division
Larry Chartier
Larry Chartier
Class of 1996
Army, 13 Years

Yongsan Korea, Fort Drum NY, Camp Bondsteel Kosavo, Fort Stewart GA, Iraq, Baumholder Germany, Afghanistan, Lackland Air Force Base TX, Back to Germany
LTC Jack S. Collins, U.S. Army Reserve (Ret)
LTC Jack S. Collins, U.S. Army Reserve (Ret)
Class of 1969
National Guard, 20+ Years

Air Force (enlisted) 1969-72. Twenty years in NY Army National Guard - all in the 42nd Infantry (Rainbow) Division. Three yrs Army Reserve. Life member of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and Rainbow Division Veterans Foundation.
Mark Carter
Mark Carter
Class of 1985
Army, 7 Years

Combat Telecommunications center operator (Fancy term for teletype operator in the back of a truck!). ROTC at Cortland State, Signal Officer Basic course @ Fort Gordon GA. Honorable discharge... retracm67@yahoo.com!
Melanie Neal (White)
Melanie Neal (White)
Class of 1984
Army, 17 Years

US Army Active Duty 1990-1998, Gulf War Veteran; Current enlistment in US Army Reserves since 2000. Stationed at Fort Drum NY with Active Duty Spouse who is serving his 2nd tour in Afghanistan.
Mike Edwards
Mike Edwards
Class of 1969
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

USCG - Supervisory Criminal Investigator and Special Agent

USAF (Retired) - Security Police Commissioned Officer
Mike Perry
Mike Perry
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Retired Colonel Combat Engineer
Paul Patenaude
Paul Patenaude
Class of 1978
Army, 4 Years

Corps of Engineers - 46th Engr Bn
Ft Rucker, AL
Honduras, CA
Perry (PJ) Lawton
Perry (PJ) Lawton
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Military Police Sergeant
Physical Security Inspector
Presidential Helicopter Squadron (Marine One) Security Detail
Shannon (Drinkwine) Covel
Shannon (Drinkwine) Covel
Class of 1995
Navy, 3 Years

Electronic Warfare Technician. Served during Bosnia.

Classmates Spotlight

Saranac High School Classmates

Mykel Lavarnway
Class of '03

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