Here we proudly honor the fallen eagles of CHS who perished during war. Their names are also listed on the monuments located at the CHS Memorial Forest.
CHS Eagles

CHS World War II Gold Stars

Richard Baggott
Class of 1939

Richard
Baggot

Nov 25, 1916 - Apr 17, 1944

Sidney Carl Beinke
Class of 1935

Sidney Carl
Beinke

Mar 22, 1917 - Oct 3, 1944 1st Lt., USMC National Archives, page 4

CHS Eagles
Class of 1942

James
Collins

Died Oct 10, 1944

Hugh Craven
Class of 1944

Hugh
Craven

Dec 22, 1924 - Apr 16, 1945 In the 10th Mountain Division based in Italy during a cold miserable winter, Hugh was a cook for the 85th Infantry. A firsthand report tells of Hugh's final hours while attempting to bring a hot meal to men in the field.

Richard Cornell
Class of 1940

Richard
Cornell

Jun 23, 1919 - Apr 29, 1943

Eugene L. Cummings
Class of 1942

Eugene L.
Cummings

Jun 6, 1924 - Nov 24, 1944

Lawrence Decker
Class of 1941

Lawrence
Decker

Sep 24, 1922 - Apr 2, 1945
Gunner's mate 2c, HSN
National Archives, page 9

Hubert Dewitt
Class of 1944

Hubert S.
DeWitt, Jr.

Mar 11, 1926 - Mar 9, 1945
Torpedoman's mate 3c, USN
National Archives, page 9

Phillip Carl Fander
Class of 1942

Philip Carl
Fander

Sep 15, 1923 - Jun 12, 1944

Andrew Harlin
Class of 1942

Andrew Edward
Harlin

Jun 17, 1924 - Oct 30, 1944
Aviation metalsmith 1c, USNR
National Archives, page 12

CHS Eagles
Class of 1939

Lawrence Keith
Harrison

Died July 6, 1943
Seaman 1c, USN
National Archives, page 12

Class of 1940

Herbert Clayton
"Toby" Holm

Jun 19, 1921 - Mar 1, 1942
Machinist's mate 3c, USN National Archives, page 13

Jero (Jiro) Kanetomi
Class of 1935

Jero (Jiro)
Kanetomi

Apr 14, 1916 - Oct 20, 1944

Bernard Kelly
Class of 1939

Bernard T.
Kelly

Sep 14, 1919 - Jun 10, 1944

Robert Kennewick
Class of 1941

Robert
Kennewick

Aug 8, 1923 - Dec 9, 1944

Noel Kent
Class of 1942

Noel
Kent

Nov 11, 1925 - Oct 9, 1945 The war was officially over, but at Okinawa, "one of the worst typhoons to ever hit the Pacific," sank the LSM 15, and Noel was lost. Noel was born on Nov. 11, 1925, seven years after the signing of the Armistice finalizing the end or World War l, "the war to end all wars." One month short of his 20th birthday, Noel died, away from home, after another war.

Milton King
Class of 1934

Milton E.
King

Apr 4, 1915 - Nov 4, 1944

Class of 1934

Warren Edward
Krafft

Mar 27, 1917 - May 10, 1944

Mike Lagozzino
Class of 1937

Mike
Lagozzino

Dec 26, 1918 - Aug 6, 1943

Class of 1939

Gordon
Larson

Jul 21, 1920 - Nov 14, 1942 After seven months of confinement as a prisoner of war, Gordon died at Camp Cabanatuan in the Philippine lslands.

William Lewis
Class of 1941

William Richard
Lewis

Jan 28, 1923 - Aug 14, 1943 Richard was a fireman-waterman in the Merchant Marine, serving aboard the M.H. DeYoung, which was torpedoed near New Hebrides in the Pacific. One passenger, one officer, and two men were killed. Richard Lewis was one of the casualties. In December 1944, a new Liberty ship was launched in his honor, named William Richard Lewis.

Class of 1941

John P.
McLaughlin

Oct 22, 1922 - Feb 27, 1944 In 1944, John McLaughlin was a Naval aerial gunner participating in submarine bombing and observation surveillances over the Bay of Biscay and along the western approaches to England and Ireland. On his 1Sth mission, his plane went down off the coast of Ireland, reportedly 20 miles from the home of his grandparents.

Frederick Morris
Class of 1942

Frederick L.
Morris

Jul 5, 1924 - Feb 21, 1944

Yoshito Noritake
Class of 1940

Yoshito
Noritake

Feb 15, 1921 - Oct 16, 1944

William Rach
Class of 1936

William A.
Rach

Sep 25, 1917 - Apr 18, 1945
Lt., USNR
Wife, Mrs. Lillian J. Rach National Archives, page 21

Class of 1943

Robert
Rizzo

May 1, 1925 - Jun 4, 1944

Francis Schoenmakers
Class of 1943

Francis
Schoenmakers

Jun 17, 1925 - Jul 18, 1945

Jack Swick
Class of 1942

John
Swick

Nov 27, 1923 - Mar 3, 1945

Jack Teply
Class of 1937

Jack
Teply

1919 - Dec 7, 1941 Written in the 1937 Aquilla, Jack Teply was described as "tall and brawny, husky, too, always has a task to do." Jack was reported to be killed during the initial bombing of Pearl Harbor.

Lenard Thibaut
Class of 1944

Lenard
Thibaut

May 31, 1925 - Jan 20, 1946

Louis H. Wolfe, Jr.
Class of 1941

Louis H.
Wolfe, Jr.

Oct 28, 1922 - Oct 16, 1944

Eric John Zackrison
Class of 1940

Eric John
Zackrison

Mar 2, 1922 - Dec 6, 1944

CHS Eagles

CHS Korean War Heroes

CHS Eagles
Class of 1947

John W.
Churchill

Native American
Birth Unknown. Died March 14, 1952
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CHS Eagles
Class of 1949

Gene
Modenese

CHS Eagles
Class of 1949?

Stuart A.
DeWalt, Jr.

1930 - Apr 23, 1952
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CHS Eagles
Class of 1949

Ray
Oleson

CHS Eagles
Class of 1950

Robert
Foster

1933 - Sep 3, 1951
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CHS Eagles

CHS Vietnam Heroes

Kenneth Henry Visintin
Class of 1965

Kenneth Henry
Visintin

Sep 6, 1947 - Mar 29, 1969
Honored on Panel 28W, Line 87 Of The Wall, Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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CHS Eagles
Class of 1965

Robert Bruce
Richards

Theodor Rolstad
Class of 1966

Theodor Sylvester
Rolstad

Sep 10, 1948 - April 19, 1969 Honored on Panel 26W, Line 11 of The Wall, Vietnam Veterans Memorial
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Ignacio Duro
Class of 1966

Ignacio
Duro

Jul 8, 1948 - May 1, 1969
Honored on Panel 26W, Line 90 of The Wall, Vietnam Veteran Memorial
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