Scott Moore

Profile Updated: January 26, 2016
Scott Moore
Residing In: McCloud, CA USA
Occupation: Retired U.S. Air Force Officer
Military Service: U.S. Air Force  
Yes! Attending Reunion

Home phone: 530-964-3140
Cell phone: 530-261-1857

Mailing address:
PO Box 301
McCloud CA 96057

On Dec. 31, 1999, I completed a 21 year career in the U.S. Air Force, retiring with the rank of Major. Most of it was spent flying on a crew as an electronic warfare officer aboard B-52 bombers and RC-135 reconnaissance aircraft.

Presently, I have a part-time handyman business specializing in painting and light carpentry and perform volunteer work in the community. I enjoy exercising, mostly jogging and bicycling.

It's a joy working with Gina Truitt McKinney as a co-administrator of our class website.

School Story:

We had good teachers, didn't we? Several, like Mrs. LaBarre and Mr. Kerson, taught outside the box, forcing us to think about things beyond the topics at hand.

My favorite activity, hands down, was the band, especially the football games and concerts. Mr. Charron picked wonderful music for us to play. I still remember the trumpet solos played by Paul Krasnovsky (ELHS '68).

Looking back, I'm amazed at how many classmates I didn't meet or speak with during the four years at ELHS. I guess we mostly associated with those in our neighborhood, homeroom, or extracurricular activities. It's been fun making new friends through our site and strengthening relationships with old ones.

I'm looking forward to seeing everyone at our 50th class reunion in 2020.

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Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Let's go back in time! Young Folks Cooperative Kindergarten 1958 class photo in the E.L. Methodist Church. Doris Woodworth was our teacher. Front row: Dennis Plante, Jarl Weyant, Bruce Lindwall, Scott Moore, Gail Taylor, Carol DuBois, Judi Bliss, Mac White, Leslie Bergeron. Row 2: Patricia Hendrick, Bruce Moore, Paul Stilphen, Brian Falk, Diane Tower, Debbie Hanson, Susan Wolcott, Christine Bortle. Row 3: Linda Bates, John McLane, Allan Phillips, Clark Swanson, Janet Betterley, Donna Anderson, Linda Mottle, Jeanne Symmes, Bill Kenyon, David Gallerani, Joan Stack, Stephen St. Marie.
Posted: Jan 26, 2016 at 2:21 PM
First grade at Center School. In front: Don Turnberg. Standing: Unknown (hand raised), Jeffrey Vanderscoff, myself, John McLane, Bill Kenyon, Jarl Weyant.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Reverend Ralph Crandall, minister of the East Longmeadow Methodist Church, around 1960. He was a wonderful role model for me as a child.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Newspaper clipping from 1966 - - Birchland Park Junior High School, East Longmeadow. Three members of our class, Susan Abel, Bob "Albert" Price, and myself are pictured here.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
During U.S. Air Force navigator training in 1979 at Mather Air Force Base, California.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Family photo taken on the occasion of our parents' 50th wedding anniversary in 2001. Front row: Bob and Jean Moore. Back row: brother Bruce (ELHS 1970), myself, and sister Laura (ELHS 1974). Poignantly, mom and dad passed away on the same day, Dec 4, 2004. We love them and miss them.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
I served as the historian of the last flying squadron to which I was assigned, the 45th Reconnaissance Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. In 1998, at the request of the squadron commander, I organized a reunion for the squadron's World War II veterans. In 2007, following a reunion with them in Washington, D.C., I was inspired to create a memorial display (left) honoring the veterans killed in action in Europe during World War II. After receiving permission from the squadron commander, many months of research and visits to veterans followed. In May 2008, I once again donned my Air Force uniform and spoke at the dedication ceremony for the display in the presence of several World War II veterans, their wives, children, and friends as well as current squadron personnel. To my delight, my brother Bruce and sister Laura also attended. In the right display case is an original World War II uniform donated by one of the veterans as well as a commemorative black and red tie.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Prior to the memorial dedication ceremony, speaking with a retired general officer (left) and Bob Sadler, the World War II veteran who donated his uniform.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Group photo of World War II veterans, their wives, children, friends, and current squadron members following the ceremony.
Posted: Dec 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM
Following the ceremony at the Offutt Air Force Base Patriot Club, with World War II veterans Eugene Budzichowski and Bob Anderson.