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

Awilca Rosario
Awilca Rosario
Class of 1975
Air Force, 20+ Years

Entered the AF in 1980 travel all over the United States, am a veteran of Desert Storm, Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom have met many diversified people in my career. Presently have over 20 years of service and am hoping to retire soon.
DANIEL RODRIGUEZ Jr.
DANIEL RODRIGUEZ Jr.
Class of 1985
Army, 6 Years

U.S ARMY VETERAN
Dion Edwards
Dion Edwards
Class of 1989
Army, 15 Years

Started as an enlisted member in 1991, Chemical Operations Specialist. Became a Chemical Officer in 2001. I am currently a Comapny Commander at Fort Hood, TX.
Edwin D Martinez
Edwin D Martinez
Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Served 15yrs in USMC and 7yrs in Army
Edwin D. Martinez
Edwin D. Martinez
Class of 1976
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Served 15 yrs in USMC and 7 yrs in USARNG
felix torres
felix torres
Class of 1971
Army, 20+ Years

Participated in tow gulf wars, The lkiberation of Kuwait and Enduring Freedom in Afghanmistan.
frank mastrocco
frank mastrocco
Class of 1955
Air Force, 6 Years

Fixed wire tech . Install, repair and maintain field telephone equipment . 701st aircraft control and warning squqdron. 2 years active duty and 4 years inactive reserve. Honorably discharged 1962. last duty station Ft Fisher radar station , kure beach N.C.
Jeffrey D Smith
Jeffrey D Smith
Class of 1986
Marine Corps, 10 Years

Served time in Camp Pendleton, participated in Operation Restore Hope in Somalia.
Ken Koprowski
Ken Koprowski
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Served 1968-1970. 25th Military Police Co, 25th Infantry Division, Vietnam.
Also Provost Marshall’s Investigator and then Special iAgent C.I.D.
Marcus Picker
Marcus Picker
Class of 1960
Army, 2 Years

II Corps-Vietnam, 1965-1966
Matthew Charmak
Matthew Charmak
Class of 1953
Navy, 6 Years

USS Bennington..7th Fleet Petty offiicer 2nd class
Michael Eckstein
Michael Eckstein
Class of 1962
Army, 2 Years

1965 - 1967
Vietnam 1966 - 1967
Nelson Ocasio
Nelson Ocasio
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Entered as a Combat Engineer and was taught about basic demolitions and contruction. Learned how to shoot very well and became the 1991 NRA National Service Rifle Champion. Was featured in an article in one of the newspapers in New York.
oscar apolinario
oscar apolinario
Class of 1994
Army, 8 Years

I was army active duty for 4 years in fort bragged,nc 82nd airborne division and another 4 years in the.army reserves in fort tilden far rockaways in queens 766 quartermaster division.
Reggie Brown
Reggie Brown
Class of 1991
Army, 20+ Years

Retired Army Veterans

AIRBORNE!!!
ronald chennisi
ronald chennisi
Class of 1951
Army, 2 Years

drafted in army 1958
rudy hewitt
rudy hewitt
Class of 1968
Air Force, 20+ Years

My active duty was Army (91J) from 1972-79. I then did US Army reserves. I switched to the the USAF reserves and retired from the USAF reserves. MSGT (E-7)
Wilfredo A. Colon
Wilfredo A. Colon
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Colonel (Retired), United States Army
Served for 36 years

Joined the U. S. Army in 1968 and served as a Nuclear Weapons Maintenance Specialist and Administrative Specialist. Commissioned and served as: Infantry Platoon Leader, Weapons Platoon Leader, 81MM and 107MM Mortar Platoon Leader, Infantry Company Executive Officer, Battalion Tactical Intelligence Officer, Infantry Company Commander, Officer Candidate School Senior TAC Officer, Officer Candidate School Operations and Training Officer (S-3), Officer Candidate School Commandant, Infantry Battalion S-3, Brigade S-1, Brigade S-3 Air, and Assistant G-3 for Operations.

Entered the active National Guard in 1998 and served as instructor at the Army National Guard’s Professional Education Center, Quality Development Officer, Chief, Productivity Improvement Officer, and Chief, Training Support Branch. Upon completion of senior service college, I was assigned to United States Southern Command where I served as Executive Officer for the Deputy Commander for Mobilization and Reserve Affairs, Deputy Director for Security Assistance Development & Integration and Deputy Director for Civil Military Relations, J5.

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Theodore Roosevelt High School Classmates

Eileen Artesona
Class of '71

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