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

Aaron L McElroy
Aaron L McElroy
Class of 1981
Army, 20+ Years

22 years in the Army. Serverd in Italy, Germany, Korea twice. In the states, Washington, Texas, Georgia, Colorado, Alabama, and Virginia. I work for the Army as a civilian now.
Bill Barr
Bill Barr
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired 1988 as Senior Master Sergeant
Bob Manor
Bob Manor
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

I spent a year at Ft Bliss (El Paso), TX training in Missile Electronics and Fire Distributions Systems Manitenance, prior to serving two years in Darmstadt and Pirmasens, Germany.
Bob Manor
Bob Manor
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

July 1968 - July 1971; MOS: 25H20; Missle Electronics and Fire Distributions Systems Mantenance; Electronics maintenance for AADCAP level radar system for air defense; One year training at Ft Bliss (EL Paso) Texas and two years in Europe with 32nd AADCOM;
DENNIS bREWER
DENNIS bREWER
Class of 1966
Air Force, 20+ Years

radar operator and also ground power mechanic
Francis Freeland
Francis Freeland
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 6 Years

Radio telegraph operator, served with 3rd Marines in the Pacific and the 8th Communications Battalion in the Atlantic.
Army National Guard 82 - 03
Gary Rose
Gary Rose
Class of 1988
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired Air Force
Harry T. Ponting
Harry T. Ponting
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

1971-1974 CoA 2nd Battalion 6th Infantry, Berlin Brigade, Germany
James H.Holland
James H.Holland
Class of 1972
National Guard, 20+ Years

Enlisted in the 178th Air National Guard (Security Police) in 1975. Retired Dec. 1995 as a TSgt. (E-6)Placed on actived duty during Desert Storm/Desert Shield. Named NCO of the year 1982 for the 178th Air National Guard
Jimmie L. Eberhart
Jimmie L. Eberhart
Class of 1980
Army, 5 Years

Captain, Field Artillery
Joe Vallee
Joe Vallee
Class of 1978
Air Force, 6 Years

Served In Europe
John Grant
John Grant
Class of 1981
Army, 14 Years

ELINT (Electronic Intelligence Analyst)
Karen Fenner Linenweber
Karen Fenner Linenweber
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

1LT, Women's Army Corps, Admin. and Personnel Officer
Keith Hyland
Keith Hyland
Class of 1967
Air Force, 20+ Years

Intelligence Analyst in posts throughout the world
Kenneth Williams
Kenneth Williams
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

Served on ships.
Larry Chase
Larry Chase
Class of 1966
Navy, 4 Years

Spent 6 months in boot camp and class A school training for Disbursing. Two years in Puerto Rico and one and a half on board ship USS McCloy
Larry Snyder
Larry Snyder
Class of 1963
Army, 2 Years

Inducted January 1968. Basic training and AIT at Ft Jackson SC. Stationed at Ft Jackson until December 1968. January 1969 transferred to the 704th Maintenance Bn, 4th Infantry Division at Camp Enari Vietnam. ETS January 1970.
Mark Jessop
Mark Jessop
Class of 1966
Air Force, 4 Years

Air Force Intelligence
Martin Cox
Martin Cox
Class of 1987
Army, 4 Years

Bridge Engineer, Explosives Specialist
Mary McQuay Carl
Mary McQuay Carl
Class of 1967
Army Reserves, 13 Years

Served with USAR Hospital Unit as Behavioral Sciences Specialist. Promoted to E5. Transferred to 246th PsyOp Unit as Intelligence Analyst, promoted to Staff Sergeant. Served from 8/78-8/91 with Active Service at 83rd ARCOM HQ 1/82-12/85.
Patricia Gaier Burnell
Patricia Gaier Burnell
Class of 1984
Air Force, 18 Years

Major Patricia (Gaier) Burnell is currently stationed at Wright-Patterson AFB, OH and is serving as the Deputy Commander and Clinical Nurse Specialist for the Maternal Child Care Flight at the 88th Medical Group.
peter grotuss
peter grotuss
Class of 1961
Army, 6 Years

doctor of dermatology
Phillip Hoffman
Phillip Hoffman
Class of 1966
Army, 17 Years

10 1/2 yeard active duty - 17 years counting National Guard time
Ricardo meza
Ricardo meza
Class of 1996
National Guard, 18 Years

Four years in the Marines. Three tours in Iraq with the Army.
Richard A Young III
Richard A Young III
Class of 1980
Air Force, 10 Years

Aircrew life support
Richard Knott
Richard Knott
Class of 1964
Army, 3 Years

Spec 5 / E5 Served Vietnam 1-67 to 1-68 Machinest
richard ritter
richard ritter
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

army infantry vietnam 1968--1969
Robert Camp
Robert Camp
Class of 1966
Army, 20+ Years

Basic Ft Benning, Sep 66, AIT Ft Bliss, served in Italy, Tialand, Vietnam, Germany X2, Korea. Retired Mar 88. Life member of the VFW, AMVETS, DAV and American Legion.
Rodney L.Gordon
Rodney L.Gordon
Class of 1967
Navy, 20+ Years

repaired and instructed on military flight simulators from 1968 to 1988
Ron Rahe
Ron Rahe
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

AC & W remote radar site okinawa
Ronald Conard
Ronald Conard
Class of 1964
Marine Corps, 4 Years

Sgt (E5) MOS M60 machine gunner. Served in Vietnam 1966-67. Stationed in Brunswick, Maine until honorable discharge
Stephen Reaves
Stephen Reaves
Class of 1968
Navy, 1 Years

USS Navasoda AO106, Vietnam era.
Steven Baach
Steven Baach
Class of 1966
Army, 4 Years

Army Security Agency detached to Military Intelligence while in SE Asia (2 yrs)

Classmates Spotlight

Springfield North High School Classmates

David Poling
Class of '67

Alumni Stories

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School News

1967 -45th Class Reunion -Aug 10th & 11th

Friday Night at Windy Knoll - Alumni Night - light appetizers & cash bar

Saturday Night at Elks Lodge...
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Our Springfield North 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 Springfield North High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Springfield are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!