Wakefield Memorial High School Alumni

Wakefield, Massachusetts (MA)

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

Arnie Wenyon
Arnie Wenyon
Class of 1981
Navy, 6 Years

Electronics Technician
Christopher Poor
Christopher Poor
Class of 1980
Navy, 20+ Years

Engineering Duty Officer
Craig Gehron
Craig Gehron
Class of 1999
Air Force, 7 Years

Craig did his training in Texas and then was stationed at Barksdale AFB, LA in 2002. He worked on the B-52 (Buff) fixing electrical and radio problems. In 2006, Craig and his wife Ronni moved to Maryland where they are currently stationed. Craig is now a computer programmer stationed at Ft, Meade.
Denise E. Keeley
Denise E. Keeley
Class of 1974
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served as a Healthcare Administrator. Stationed in Rhein-Main AB, Germany, Vandenberg AFB, CA, Hanscom AFB, MA, Misawa AB, Japan, and Tinker AFB, OK. Retired in 2005 from Tinker AFB, Oklahoma. Now resides in Norman, Oklahoma working as a Nursing House Supervisor (RN) at a local hospital.
Dennis Foley
Dennis Foley
Class of 1962
Army, 20+ Years

20 years of various Infantry assignments to airborne, Ranger and Long Range Patrol units.
Derek Horrigan
Derek Horrigan
Class of 1987
Air Force, 20+ Years

Pararescue/Engineering/Instructor
Diane Niles
Diane Niles
Class of 1970
Air Force, 4 Years

Long Range Radar (AC&W) Technician
Gregory G. Melton
Gregory G. Melton
Class of 1993
Air Force, 4 Years

Captain USAF 2MDG/2MDSS
Jan H Clute
Jan H Clute
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

Field Artillery - West Germany - fire direction control specialty but too good a clerk-typist, so did that in battery, Group HQ, and finally V Corps Arty HQ (S3) in Darmstadt, West Germany. Good duty.
John E. Hunneman
John E. Hunneman
Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years

Served onboard the USS Preble (DLG-15) and USS Thomaston (LSD-28). Served during Vietnam but did not serve in Vietnam
John E. Hunneman
John E. Hunneman
Class of 1944
Navy, 3 Years

Served onboard the USS Hyman (DD-732) in WWII. Fought at Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Wounded at Okinawa when a kamikaze plane dove into his ship killing 12 shipmates.
John E. Hunneman Jr
John E. Hunneman Jr
Class of 1973
Navy, 4 Years

Kept the world safe from communism
John McCune
John McCune
Class of 1977
Army, 20+ Years

35 years of service. Iraq, Afghanistan, Bosnia, Egypt, Indonesia
John Studley
John Studley
Class of 1961
Navy, 10 Years

5 years active duty including flight training at NAS Pensacola, air intelligence training at Lowry AFB, then two tours to Vietnam on the USS Constellation. I was assigned to a tactical electronic warfare squadron and trained aircrews in intelligence matters. When aboard ship I was assigned to the intelligence center and primarily briefed and debriefed aircrews. My last year on active duty I taught at the Navy intelligence training center at NAS Alameda. I then spent five drilling at various intelligence reserve units in the Boston area.
In the Boston area.
Liz Flesher
Liz Flesher
Class of 1970
Army, 9 Years

91B, 91B10V, 91V
Liz Flesher (Magnuson)
Liz Flesher (Magnuson)
Class of 1970
Army, 8 Years

91B Combat Medic, 91B10V AMOSIST, 91V
Mark W. Ellis
Mark W. Ellis
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam 1969-70 4th Infantry Div., Extended Tour
Mark W. Ellis
Mark W. Ellis
Class of 1964
Army, 2 Years

Vietnam 1969-70 Sgt. 4th Infantry Div., Extended Tour
Paul Murphy
Paul Murphy
Class of 1977
Air Force, 20+ Years

5 years as a Security Specialist
15 years in Aircraft Maintenance with emphasis in Avionics on F-15A/C/D/E
Richard M Reass
Richard M Reass
Class of 1961
Navy, 20+ Years

Navy career bookended by Combat in Vietnam and Desert Storm

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Wakefield Memorial High School Classmates

Kevin Moore
Class of '91

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