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

Alan John Higgins
Alan John Higgins
Class of 1978
Navy, 2 Years

Served in Maryland and went to OCS where he passed while still in training. He is survived by 2 daughters and his wife.
Barry Howard Leiner
Barry Howard Leiner
Class of 1968
Navy, 4 Years

Served on board ship.
Christopher MacDonald
Christopher MacDonald
Class of 1999
Army, 8 Years

Captain US Army
10th Mountain Division
Christopher Tafaro
Christopher Tafaro
Class of 2000
Marine Corps, 5 Years

Officer of Marines.

Semper Fidelis!
Curt M. Maier
Curt M. Maier
Class of 1975
Navy, 5 Years

Served as an officer in the US Naval Nuclear Submarine Force based in Pearl Harbor, HI. (1979-1984)
Elizabeth Revels
Elizabeth Revels
Class of 2003
Army, 9 Years

Mobilized in support of Operation Enduring Freedom 2005-2007.
Frances Skalka Higgins
Frances Skalka Higgins
Class of 1977
Navy, 2 Years

Stationed at Norfolk Naval Air Station 3/85 - 8/87 and Army Reserves for 5 years.
Gary Wentz
Gary Wentz
Class of 1974
Marine Corps, 20+ Years

Officer of Marines
George Yacus
George Yacus
Class of 1970
Navy, 20+ Years

USNA 1974, Navy Pilot, Commander USN Ret.
Joseph T. Cerchiaro III
Joseph T. Cerchiaro III
Class of 2003
Army, 1 Years

101st Airborne
Radio Transmission Operator
Justin Kuhns
Justin Kuhns
Class of 1990
Air Force, 10 Years

SATCOM and Security Forces 1996-2006 OEF and OIF
Matthew Pagano
Matthew Pagano
Class of 2001
Marine Corps, 17 Years

Gunnery Sergeant MOS 1349 Engineer Equipment Chief
Michael Darcy
Michael Darcy
Class of 1999
Army, 6 Years

cav scout with the 4th ID 1-10 Cav.
cav scout with the 4th ID 4th BCT.
iraq sucks
Patrick Lott
Patrick Lott
Class of 1975
Air Force, 6 Years

Aircraft mechanic in the NH ANG worked on the KC 135.
Richard C Carlson
Richard C Carlson
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

Photo prosser
Ronald J Wentworth Sr
Ronald J Wentworth Sr
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

Joined at 17yrs old. Ft Dix, NJ then Ft. Lenardwood, Missouri fot training. Ft. Campell,Ky till old enough for Nam. Served in the US Army Engrs. in Nam 11/'69 - 06/'71. Paver oper and paved approx 50 miles of QL-1.
Scott Adam
Scott Adam
Class of 1972
Army, 20+ Years

4 years in Infantry
19 years in Army Aviation
3 tours in Republic of Korea
Panama
Germany
Operation Just Cause
Sharon Patricia Leiner Doig
Sharon Patricia Leiner Doig
Class of 1965
Navy Reserves, 6 Years

Navy Nurse Corps, Active Duty for two years at Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, VA
SSG Paul Anthony Henrich-Ruiz
SSG Paul Anthony Henrich-Ruiz
Class of 1999
Army, 7 Years

Completed a few tours with 82d Airborne Division as a Forwad Observer and with the 1BCT 1 AD out of Friedburg, Germany. Was medically retired as a SSG due to wounds received in Iraq.
Susan G. Harris Komar
Susan G. Harris Komar
Class of 1966
Air Force, 3 Years

I am very proud to say I served my country for 3.5 years. I was stationed at Chanute AFB and Eglin AFB.

Classmates Spotlight

Watchung Hills High School Classmates

Catherine Gorka
Class of '88

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WHRHS HALL OF FAME

WHRHS established its Hall of Fame 5 years ago to honor alumni who have distinguished themselves during high school and/...
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Our Watchung Hills 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 Watchung Hills High School Military to know that they are loved and appreciated. All of us in Warren are proud of our military alumni and want to thank them for risking their lives to protect our country!