Rocky River High School Army JROTC hosts Mr. James “Doc” McCloughan, Medal of Honor Recipient

Submitted by: LTC (Ret.) Tyron W. Eason Rocky River High School Army JROTC hosts Mr. James “Doc” McCloughan, Medal of Honor Recipient, and has shared photos and a video of the event! Video: Photos: Top Photo Caption: Mr. James “Doc” McCloughan with Army JROTC Cadets from Rocky Rivery High School (Photo credit: LTC (Ret.) Tyron … Read more

Junction City Army JROTC Cadets Conduct Service Project at Veterans Cemetery

Junction City

Written by: LTC (R) Richard R. Hodgson MANHATTAN, KS — Cadets from Junction City High School traveled to Manhattan, Kansas on Saturday, March 4th to conduct some Spring cleaning of the Kansas Veteran’s Cemetery.  While the cemetery staff does an excellent job of maintaining a high state of appearance at the facility, the need for … Read more

Belleville High School National Defense Cadet Corps (NDCC) Honors Veterans

Belleville HS JROTC NDCC

Story and photos by: LTC (Ret.) Richard Wasserman BELLEVILLE, NJ — In Army JROTC, cadets are in involved in many community service events during the course of the school year.  Belleville High School, in Belleville, New Jersey, is a brand-new Cadet NDCC Battalion and they are starting off on the right foot by getting involved … Read more

Queen Creek Army JROTC Meets Medal of Honor Recipient

Queen Creek HS JROTC MOH

Story and photos by: LTC (Ret.) Bill Waddington The Queen Creek High School Army JROTC Color Guard was invited to support the Arizona Army National Guard Aviation Ball at Falcon Field in Mesa, AZ on 2/4/23.  Cadets presented, posted and retired the Colors and conducted the POW/MIA Ceremony.  The highlight of the night was when … Read more

Ansbach Army JROTC Battalion Honors Their Veterans

Ansbach Veterans Day Program

Written by: Cdt/SGT Antonio Duran-Stanton For the first time since the pandemic, the 9th JROTC battalion organized a Veterans Day Program; an hour of school seminar was dedicated to honoring Ansbach’s veterans. Narrated by Cdt/1SG Kenton Duplessie, the program started off with the posting of the colors,and playing of the National Anthem. The colors were … Read more

Central Catholic High School Army JROTC Cadets honor Vietnam Veterans with Quilts of Valor

Quilts for Vets

Photos shared by: SGM (R) Lamisa Carradine SGM (R) Lamisa Carradine, Army Instructor (AI) at Central Catholic High School, shares photos of Central Catholic High School Cadets presenting Vietnam Veterans with Quilts of Valor. On 17 Jan 2023, six Central Catholic High School Army JROTC Cadets honored Vietnam Veterans with the Quilts of Valor presentation … Read more

Ansbach JROTC Honors Veterans with a “Route of Valor”  

Ansbach HS JROTC Route of Valor

Story by: Cadet/PV2 Jameson Bogard On November 4th, 2022, the 9th JROTC Battalion hosted a “Route of Valor“, where cadets honored many service members by telling their stories of bravery and patriotism. There were nine stations where cadets role-played and shared these stories: Michael Christensen, a Vietnam War POW; the Black Bicycle Corps members of … Read more

Ansbach JROTC Battalion Travels to France to Commemorate Armistice Day  

Ansbach JROTC France Trip

By Cdt/PVT Lauren Moseley This past November for four days, Ansbach’s 9th JROTC Battalion traveled to France and experienced going back in time to WW1. We commemorated the Marines who fought in the battle of Belleau Wood and made new connections with other French and German students. We explored all the history that came to … Read more

Meridian High School Army JROTC participates in Wreath Laying Ceremony

Meridian HS JROTC Wreath Laying Ceremony

Written by: CW3 Retired Deric L. Mitchell On December 17, 2022, the Meridian High School Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) participated in a wreath laying ceremony at the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Newton, Mississippi. The ceremony was hosted by Mississippi Veterans Affairs and sponsored by Friends of Mississippi Veterans. Sixteen enthusiastic and determined … Read more