University of Southern Maine Army ROTC

Cadet In Charge

Army ROTC

Cadet Owen Baxter - one of our own shows his leadership skills in Las Marias, El Salvador with his National Guard Engineer unit. Their mission was to build new schools to support growth of education in the region. 

Cadet Baxter is apart of the SMP (Simultaneous Membership Program) in which he drills locally with his National Guard unit while attending regular academic classes as well as his ROTC classes. He is set to commission into the Army in December.  

Watch here: Video (Courtesy of DVIDS & SGT Scott Matheson)