U.m. High School Alumni

Willow Grove, Pennsylvania (PA)

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!

Lost Class Rings

Have you lost your U.m. High School class ring? Have you found someone's class ring? Visit our Golden Bears lost class ring page to search for your class ring or post information about a found ring.

Honored Military Alumni

Brian Search
Brian Search
Class of 1986
Army, 20+ Years

19K30 "Armor Crew Member".
Bryan Purnell
Bryan Purnell
Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 1 Years

United States Marine Corps
Don Kappel
Don Kappel
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 2 Years

2 of the best years of my life ! Fun? no, but between the memories of friends i served with as well as people I meet on a daily basis, I wouldn't trade it for anything. Semper Fi ...
Don Kappel
Don Kappel
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 2 Years

Some of the best years of my life. Who would have thought my position in the marines would be military intelligence/recon! Sorry can't say anymore about my service.
James (jim) Orfe
James (jim) Orfe
Class of 1965
Marine Corps, 3 Years

3RD Force Recon Co. 67-68
Presidential Unit Citation
National Defense Metal
Vietnam Sercive Medal W/2 stars
Vietnam Campaign Medal
Nav-Mar Parachuts Insigina
Basic Parachute Insignia
Communications School
Basic Airborne School
Jungle Warfare School
Submarine excape
Helo Repelling
20+ Jumps
James K. Fahs, Jr.
James K. Fahs, Jr.
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Commissioned through Penn State ROTC in 1968 as 2nd LT. Served 2 years active duty in Ordnance Corps, stationed at Redtone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL and with 8th Army, I Corps near Iujongbu, Korea. Honorably discharged as 1sr LT in December 1970.
Joan E. Morris
Joan E. Morris
Class of 1963
Army, 20+ Years

Retired as a Sergeant First Class after serving 20 years in the U.S. Army Reserve. Started out in a transportation unit repairing radios in helicopters. Later assigend to a Reserve Forces School and taught classes in administration and motor transport operator (truck driving and related courses). Ended at a support unit doing transportation management.
John Eynon
John Eynon
Class of 1970
Navy, 17 Years

Commander USNR-Retired 1998
Served as Anti-Submarine Patrol Aviation
Mission Commander/Tactical Coordinator
Squadron Tours VP45 Jacksonville, FL
VP69 Whidbey Island, WA, VP62 Jacksonville, FL
Nora E. Faust
Nora E. Faust
Class of 1980
Army, 20+ Years

Rotary Aviation, Operations
Robert R. Wright
Robert R. Wright
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Commissioned through Officer Candidate School as a 2nd LT in 1966 after enlisting to serve the country. Graduated from Flight School as a helicopter pilot, was subsequently promoted to a 1st LT, and was killed in action in October 1968 while serving in Viet Nam.

Classmates Spotlight

U.m. High School Classmates

Rory Mcfatridge
Class of '00

Alumni Stories

High School Alumni Stores

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School News

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