Waimea High School JROTC Supports the 100th Infantry Battalion Commemoration

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Story by: c/CPT Clarenz Ringor On September 25th, the Waimea Menehune Battalion Supports the 47th Memorial Service to honor the 100th Infantry Battalion. KAUAI, HAWAII – September 25th, 2022. The famed 100th Infantry Battalion played an important role in both United States and Hawaiian history.  Formed in September 1943, the 100th Infantry Battalion was predominantly … Read more

Two Los Angeles Unified School District Army JROTC Programs Support the Operation Stand Down for Veterans

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Submitted by COL (R) Darryl Hensley Two Los Angeles Unified School District Army JROTC Programs Support the Operation Stand Down for Veterans in the Compton and Southeast Los Angeles area on Saturday, September 17, 2022.  The two schools that provided Community Service for the Annual event were Gardena High School and George Washington Prep High … Read more

Oregon City High School JROTC Posts Colors for U.S. Dept. of Energy

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Story by SFC (R) Rob Aguilar SFC (Retired) Rob Aguilar, Army Instructor (AI) of , shares the following: “Oregon City High School JROTC was asked by the U.S. Department of Energy’s national office to provide a color guard for the presentation of colors for what turned out to be the national cybersecurity conference, which was … Read more

Saipan Southern High School Manta Ray Battalion cadets participate in their first International Coastal Cleanup

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Article written by: C/SSG Magno, AdrianneStory submitted by: C/CPT Amandus, Malentino Saipan Southern High School’s Manta Ray Battalion Special Projects Officer (S-5) The Saipan Southern High School Manta Ray Battalion cadets participated in their first International Coastal Cleanup last Saturday at Pakpak Beach.  Two groups of cadets were formed. Group 1 was assigned to clean … Read more

Garfield HS JROTC commemorates the 21st anniversary of 9/11

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Story by 1SG (R) Raymond Eason On September 12, 2022, members of the Garfield High School Army JROTC Mighty Bulldawg battalion -1SG Eason Senior Army Instructor – SSG Buckhannon Army Instructor, Director of Army Instructions LAUSD Col Darryl Hensley gathered to commemorate the 21st Anniversary of 911.  Garfield High School community was also well represented … Read more

Ms. Alison Yoshimoto-Towery of Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is awarded the Commander’s Public Service Commendation Medal

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Story by Colonel (R) Darryl Hensley Photo by Ms. Adrianna Valenzuela  Ms. Alison Yoshimoto-Towery was awarded the Commander’s Public Service Commendation Medal by the Director of Army Instruction, Colonel (Retired) Darryl Hensley and the Director of Secondary Education, Ms. Mylene Keipp at a ceremony on August 31, 2022, for her untiring devotion to duty and support … Read more