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
Class of 1961
Air Force, 4 Years
After basic training in Lackland AFB in Texas, I was assigned to the 451st Strategic Missile Wing at Lowry AFB in Denver CO. This was also the very first ICBM Wing to become operation in the United States Arsenal. Was stationed there for the entire length of my enlistment and of the four years I spent approx half of it assigned to one of the sites underground approx 100 miles east of Denver on what was once an old bombing range. The rest of the time I was assigned to 725th Strategic Missile Squadron on the main base as an administrative aid. 1961-1965
Class of 1972
Army, 4 Years
Wow...fort dix NJ.fort ord CA ..ft Ben Harrison ind .Heidelberg gegermany.camp McCoy Wisconsin ..Fitzimmonse Colorado. .military and army corps of engeers. ..Medford Oregon interior department engineer...National weather service headquarters bohemian NY retired 41 years
Class of 1972
Navy, 41 Years
Captain Whittles retired after he completed his last tour as the special assistant to Commander Office of Naval Intelligence (COMONI) in 2013. Captain Whittles enlisted in the Navy on 30 October 1972 and attended boot camp and A-school at Great Lakes, IL. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Northeastern University, Boston, MA (1979); Master of Arts, Naval War College, Newport, RI (1999); and the Joint Forces Staff College, Norfolk, VA (2008). Sea duty and operational assignments: Small Craft Petty Officer in Charge of Hydrographic Survey Launch – Seven Two (HSL-72) embarked on USNS Harkness, deployed on isolated sea duty to the Black Sea, Mediterranean Sea, and Caribbean Sea developing classified charts for the Defense Mapping Agency (DMA) in 1973-1975. During this deployment, he was selected as a military exchange to the (then) Soviet Union. Leading Petty Officer (LPO) of the Operations and Intelligence (OI) Division embarked on USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931) deployed to the North Atlantic, Baltic Sea and Mediterranean Sea in 1975-1976. Photo Division officer with VP92 “Minutemen” NAS S. Weymouth, MA 1984-1985. Air Intelligence officer with Airborne Early Warning Squadron Seven Eight (VAW-78) “Flying Escargot” NAS Norfolk, VA, and Airborne Early Warning Squadron Seven Seven (VAW-77) “Nightwolves” NAS Marietta, GA, deploying five times to the Caribbean to support counter-drug air and maritime detection and monitoring operations during 1996-1998. Joint duty assignments: CAPT Whittles supported Operation Urgent Fury while serving as a targeting analyst at Fleet Intelligence Center Europe and Atlantic (FICEURLANT), Norfolk, VA 1979-1983. Geopolitical analyst, Atlantic Intelligence Command (AIC) Norfolk, VA 1986-1988. CAPT Whittles supported Operation Just Cause while serving as the Amphibious and Helicopter Landing Zone analyst assigned to USMC Intelligence Division, Joint Forces Intelligence Command (JFIC), Norfolk, VA 1989-1992. Commanding Officer, Joint Intelligence Center Central Command followed by serving as the Deputy Director of Intelligence (DJ2) U.S. Central Command, Tampa, FL, where he forward deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) during 2004-2007. Captain Whittles served in combat as the Commanding Officer, Combined Joint Intelligence Operations Center (CJIOC), Kabul, AFG, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) June 2009 to Dec 2010. Navy shore assignments: Navy Intelligence Counter-drug Program Manager, Chief of Naval Operations, Intelligence Directorate (CNO-N20), Pentagon, Washington, D.C. 1993-1996. Anti-Terrorist Watch Officer, Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS), Washington, D.C. 1999-2001. Deputy Director of Intelligence and Operations (N2/N3), Navy Warfare Development Command (NWDC), Newport, RI 2001-2003. Executive Officer, Office of Naval Intelligence Detachment, Naval War College, Newport, RI 2003-2004. Commanding Officer, Naval Reserve Intelligence Command Mid-Atlantic, Norfolk, VA 2008-2009. Chief of Staff for Commander Information Dominance Corps Reserve Component (CIDCRC), Fort Worth, TX 2011-2012. Military awards include: Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Defense Meritorious Service Medal (2 awards), Navy Meritorious Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (4 awards), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal along with various campaign and service awards.
Class of '03
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The class of 1973 is saddened to hear of our classmate's passing on Friday, July 25th. We were so happy to see Bruce and...
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