West Springfield High School Alumni

West Springfield, 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

Allan Doe
Allan Doe
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

California, Hawaii, Vietnam, etc. Newport, RI, Norfolk, VA, the Caribbean, Spain, Italy, Greece, Malta.

Like the poster said, Join the Navy, see the world, at least some of it.

More later.
Allan Swider
Allan Swider
Class of 1969
Coast Guard, 20+ Years

USCG
Benjamin Delmonixo
Benjamin Delmonixo
Class of 1972
Air Force, 20+ Years

served 1976-2006
Carl R. Brown
Carl R. Brown
Class of 1965
Army, 20+ Years

Republic of Viet Nam: 1969/1970; 336th Avn Co.; 1972/1973; 180th Avn Co. Personal Helicopter Pilot for the Supreme Allied Commander of Europe (SACEUR)/ NATO Commander, 1980/1983 and 1986/1989.
Colonel (Ret) Kevin M Gureckis, DMD
Colonel (Ret) Kevin M Gureckis, DMD
Class of 1969
Air Force, 20+ Years

Dental AEGD residency director for 4 programs.
Special Consultant to USAF Surgeon General in General Dentistry. Awarded Legion of Merit upon retirement in 2004.
Donald  R. Colby
Donald R. Colby
Class of 1973
Air Force, 24 Years

Special Agent (Ret), Air Force Office of Special Investigations
Jim Antoine
Jim Antoine
Class of 1966
Army, 3 Years

Vietnam 70-71 Americal Div Chu Lai
Joseph Consiglio
Joseph Consiglio
Class of 1967
Navy, 4 Years

served during Vietnam, was attached to a Search and Rescue Helicopter squadron Stationed on the Carriers in the Gulf of Tonkin.
Mark Steadman
Mark Steadman
Class of 1979
Air Force, 6 Years

USAF
Marty Rafay
Marty Rafay
Class of 1970
Air Force, 20+ Years

Served from 1970-1993
MICHAEL TENZAR
MICHAEL TENZAR
Class of 1967
National Guard, 20+ Years

2 YEARS MASS ARMY NATIONAL GUARD, 18 YEARS NEW HAMPSHIRE ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
Patrick Kappenman
Patrick Kappenman
Class of 1965
Army, 3 Years

VIETNAM 1969
1st Signal Brigade
PHU LAM
Paul Mangini
Paul Mangini
Class of 1997
Coast Guard, 15 Years

Senior Marine Inspector
Marine Casualty Investigator
Federal On Scene Coordinator Representative
Philip Rossmeisl
Philip Rossmeisl
Class of 1969
National Guard, 18 Years

Captain Phil
MA 26th YANKEE DIVISION
NJ 50th ARMOR DIVISION
Pierre Bessette
Pierre Bessette
Class of 1978
Air Force, 8 Years

304X4 Homestead Fl, Florennes AB Belgium and Griffiss AFB in NY Always fun and excitement!
Richard Bond
Richard Bond
Class of 1964
Army, 4 Years

VietNam
Richard Maxwell Trauschke
Richard Maxwell Trauschke
Class of 1953
Navy, 20+ Years

Senior Chief Radioman (RMCS) Vietnam Veteran. Uss Caperton DD650, Uss Shadwell LSD15, USS Fresno LST1182.+
Richard Ryan
Richard Ryan
Class of 1967
Army, 2 Years

Served in Vietnam in a non combat role. Stateside at Fort Dix and Camp Drum.
tony hodge
tony hodge
Class of 1962
Navy, 4 Years

naval aviation - served in the far east, hawaii, and alaska
William Bellany
William Bellany
Class of 1965
Army, 6 Years

Spc 7 U S ARMY BAND Pershing’s Own

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West Springfield High School Classmates

Margie Edwards
Class of '75

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