ROTC graduates receive officer commissions in spring 2015 ceremony

ROTC graduates receive officer commissions in spring 2015 ceremony

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release from The University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi's U.S. Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) recently awarded six students officer commissions in a ceremony on the Hattiesburg campus, following their completion of the program. Those receiving a commission included, from left: Craig Smith of Hattiesburg; Will Stokes of Philadelphia, Miss.; Lula Fairley of Prentiss, Miss.; James Williamson of Hattiesburg; Patrick Paul of Petal, Miss.; and Terrence Lynch of Hattiesburg.

ROTC helps train college students to become an officer in the U.S. military. For more information about the Army ROTC program at Southern Miss, online visithttp://www.usm.edu/armyrotc/  or call 601.266.4456. (Southern Miss photo by Danny Rawls)