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

Class of 0
, Years
Andrew M Burch
Andrew M Burch Class of 2003
Army, 6 Years
Fort Richardson, AK
Brian F Ohmann
Brian F Ohmann Class of 2004
Army, 2 Years
Brian is serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is Army Intelligence SPC. 1st Class. He is schedualed to return August 2007. Brian is a Hero in all of our eyes and please pray for his safe return.
Charles P. Coventry
Charles P. Coventry Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years
Retired from the US Army with 25 years as Command Sergeant Major. Held MOS's as Combat Medic, Military Police K-9 Narcotics, Combat Engineer and Construction Engineer
Dan Utting
Dan Utting Class of 1979
Coast Guard, 20+ Years
H3 Flight MEC, H60 pilot
David B. Whitson
David B. Whitson Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years
Served 4 years in the air-wing as a aviation structural mechanic. Made 3 tours aboard the U.S.S. Coral Sea to Vietnam.
Gene Wallsh
Gene Wallsh Class of 1952
Army, 19 Years
16th Artillery, 4th Armored Div, US Army Germany
John Crary
John Crary Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years
21 Years active duty Army. Went all over and am honored to have served with my fellow soldiers. I still work with the Army thru a defense contractor position. Till we meet on the high ground, John
John Pedroni
John Pedroni Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
1966 - 1986 Retired Chief Petty Officer in October 1986 after 20 years of service aboard 4 nuclear fast-attack submarines.
John Pedroni
John Pedroni Class of 1965
Navy, 20+ Years
I retired from the Navy in 1986 following 20 years of service aboard submarines.
jon burrell
jon burrell Class of 1964
Navy, 3 Years
Communications Technician assigned to Naval Security Group Headquarters, Washington, DC.
Jonathan (Monkey) Coullier
Jonathan (Monkey) Coullier Class of 1978
Air Force, 20+ Years
Besides my time growing up in Saranac Lake and being a "REDSKIN", my time in the military has been the best times of my life! I am still employed by the US Air Force doing Logistics work on platforms for the future. I have now been working in or with the Air Force for 29 years.
Joseph Miner Nelson
Joseph Miner Nelson Class of 1981
National Guard, 20+ Years
11 months Iraq, Purple heart.
Kerry L. Stratton
Kerry L. Stratton Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years
Bronze Star - Operation Iraqi Freedom II (2005)
Konrad V. Winderl
Konrad V. Winderl Class of 1979
Air Force, 20+ Years
6 yrs an Aircraft Armament Systems Technician and Trainer, stationed at Lackland AFB, TX; Lowry AFB, CO; Myrtle Beach AFB, SC; Keflavik NAS, Iceland; Pease AFB, NH...served 14 years in recruiting duty until retirement.
mike sardella
mike sardella Class of 1980
Air Force, 18 Years
served 6 yrs active duty and was stationed in colorado and wyoming. joined vt air national guard and i am currently a full-time f-16 crew chief. i have completed 4 tours in the middle east in support of operation iraqi freedom.
Norman Pelkey
Norman Pelkey Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air traffic controller. Stationed in Texas, Mississippi, Nebraska, Phillipines, Thailand, Arkansas, Viet Nam, New York, Portugal, California, Greenland, Kentucky, Georgia, Texas (again), Hawaii, Arkansas (again) Retired Air Force 1985.
Norman Pelkey
Norman Pelkey Class of 1960
Air Force, 20+ Years
Air Traffic Controller, with many different assignments.
Patricia Ivimey
Patricia Ivimey Class of 1981
Army, 14 Years
Signal Corps. Served in CONUS and Germany.
Robert Cochran
Robert Cochran Class of 1957
Navy, 4 Years
Staff COMCARDIV TWO Radioman sixth fleet

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