Michael Paparozzi, a 2014 graduate of Oswego High School and an Oswego native, returned two weeks ago from a nine month deployment to Afghanistan with the Army. Paparozzi joined the Army in 2017 and completed Basic Training at Fort Benning, Georgia. He is currently an Infantryman with the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division. During his deployment, Paparozzi received his Combat Infantry Badge (CIB). He is currently assigned on active duty out of Fort Carson, Colorado. Paparozzi attended East View and Old Post Elementary Schools, Aurora Christian for middle school and then went on to graduate from Oswego High School. He is the son of Diana and Vince Paparozzi.