West Babylon High School Alumni

West Babylon, New York (NY)

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

Al Geis
Al Geis
Class of 1963
Navy, 20+ Years

Navy Pilot; Commanding Officer of a Navy Squadron
Art Keinath
Art Keinath
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Law Enforcement/Investigations- 16 Years
Unit First Sergeant- 8 Years
Arthur Van Allen
Arthur Van Allen
Class of 1969
Army, 30 Years

Army
Barry Argento
Barry Argento
Class of 1980
Air Force, 10 Years

Financial Systems Analyst
BillAvenarius
BillAvenarius
Class of 1970
Navy, 6 Years

U S Navy Corpsman with the U S Marines.
Charles F. (Chuck) Palmieri
Charles F. (Chuck) Palmieri
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

NCOIC Passenger and Household Goods, 831st TFW, George AFB, Victorville, CA E5
Charles Jennings
Charles Jennings
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Viet Nam 70-71
CRAIG A DEVITO
CRAIG A DEVITO
Class of 2004
Army, 6 Years

OIF 09-10
OEF XXI
dennis horrigan
dennis horrigan
Class of 1970
Army, 3 Years

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DENNIS TENETY
DENNIS TENETY
Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 2 Years

VIETNAM 1/69 TO 8/13/69 WIA
Don Schiller
Don Schiller
Class of 1967
Air Force, 23 Years

1972-1995. Enlisted 6 yrs, Officer 17 years. Supply and Logistics career fields. Stationed in AZ (2X), MA (2X), England (4X), and Germany.
Edward W Schiller
Edward W Schiller
Class of 1971
Navy, 20+ Years

20 year career in Naval aviation, flying carrier-based S-3A/B Viking aircraft. Made 6 extended carrier deployments to the Mediterranean Sea, North Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Retired in 1996 as Commander (O-5).
Frank Mangialino
Frank Mangialino
Class of 1961
Marine Corps, 3 Years

Teletype operator, First Marine Air Wing,
Iwakuni, Japan
Fred (Skip) Williams
Fred (Skip) Williams
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

I maintained the Radar and Bomb navigation computers on B52 Bombers.
Fred Hefter
Fred Hefter
Class of 1966
Marine Corps, 4 Years

USMC 1967 - 1971
Vietnam 1968 - 1969
Fred Leighton
Fred Leighton
Class of 1982
Army, 20+ Years

Served in Germany, Kentucky, Korea and Texas.
Gary "Doc" McKnight
Gary "Doc" McKnight
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

I was drafted and spent 1969-1970 as a "Grunt" with the 196th Light Infantry Brigade's 17th Cavalry. A terrifying time was had by all!!
Gary Wallace
Gary Wallace
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Retired E-7 Master Sergeant. Military Specialties: Intelligence/Communications, Heavy Construction Equipment, AWACS Radar
Gary Wallace, Sr
Gary Wallace, Sr
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

USAF Security Service, Civil Engineers & AWACS
George A. Magrath
George A. Magrath
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years

Aircraft maintenance, K.I. Sawyer AFB, Michigan. F-101 Voodoo "Medicine Man"
George M Martin
George M Martin
Class of 1970
Army, 4 Years

E-5 Tank Commander, 2nd Armored Cavalry (Border) Amberg, Germany
George Ross Miller
George Ross Miller
Class of 1964
Air Force, 4 Years

!964-1968 SAC / Heavy Equipment Mechanic @ Plattsburgh AFB, Goosebay Labrador Newfoundland, Castle AFB California. E4.
Gerald Lucas
Gerald Lucas
Class of 1972
Navy, 4 Years

Boiled Tech. 2nd Class USA Davis DD937
Gregory E Kadlec
Gregory E Kadlec
Class of 1972
Air Force, 4 Years

Security Police -Dog Handler (81150A)
James Gledhill
James Gledhill
Class of 1963
Air Force, 4 Years

In electronics.
Jim Dietz
Jim Dietz
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Ft Dix, NJ... Ft Huachuca, AZ....Ft Shafter, HI
Johann Rudzitis
Johann Rudzitis
Class of 1965
Air Force, 19 Years

USAF Air Traffic Controller,19 years. FAA Air Traffic Controller,20 years
John (Jackie) Rigney
John (Jackie) Rigney
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

VN 68 25th Inf. Plt sergeant
John Kucin
John Kucin
Class of 1968
Air Force, 4 Years

Jet aircraft mechanic
John Lurie
John Lurie
Class of 1984
Navy, 8 Years

CTA - Limited Duty Officer E-7
JOHN M. MYLETT
JOHN M. MYLETT
Class of 1976
Coast Guard, 5 Years

Federal Drug Enforcement/Boarding Officer NYC, Long Island and South Florida; High Seas Search and Rescue, etc...
John Ruiz Jr
John Ruiz Jr
Class of 1979
Air Force, 2 Years

Medic
JOSEPH COZZOLINO
JOSEPH COZZOLINO
Class of 1964
Navy, 4 Years

2 tours Vietnam 1st tour attached USN PBR river patrol 2nd tour on destroyer for coastal patrol served 1964-1968 discharged 2nd class petty officer
Joseph Kennedy
Joseph Kennedy
Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years

Army Corps of Engineers Ft Belvoir, VA 1968, Post Engineer in Turkey 69-70, Taught Engineering at Fort Belvoir, VA 70-71 . Entered as 2nd LT discharged as Cpt. in 1971
Ken de la Bastide
Ken de la Bastide
Class of 1966
Army, 2 Years

Drafted in 1968. Assigned as a medic with the 199th Light Infantry Brigade in "Nam".
Lou Brienza
Lou Brienza
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Spent 22 year career in airlift and AF Special Operations. Commanded three Squadrons and Deputy Commander of two Groups.
Lou Brienza
Lou Brienza
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Special Operations, Rescue, Command Control, Aircraft Mishap Investigations Officer, Squadron Commander, and Deputy Group Commander.
Margie Pickard
Margie Pickard
Class of 1974
Army, 4 Years

Platoon Sergeant - E5. Served at Ft. Jackson, S.C.; Norfolk Naval Air Station, VA; and Ft. Wadsworth, NY.
MARK ROMANO
MARK ROMANO
Class of 1981
Marine Corps, 4 Years

SERVED AT EL TORO BASE IN SANTA ANA CALIFORNIA AS AIRCRAFT FIRE FIGHTER AND RESCUE. SAVE PLANES AND PILOTS IF THEY CRASHED
Messiah Gaymon
Messiah Gaymon
Class of 2004
Air Force, 2 Years

USAF Airmen

Classmates Spotlight

West Babylon High School Classmates

Annemarie Valentine
Class of '78

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