Keesler welcomes state JROTC drill competitors

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Keesler will host the Mississippi Joint Service-Junior ROTC All Drill Competition in the 403rd Wing dual hangar Nov. 14 from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Approximately 800 Junior ROTC cadets and spectators will come to Keesler to battle for the best all-services Junior ROTC team for Mississippi.

Eighteen Junior ROTC teams from all military branches will be represented at the event.

There will be multiple displays from all the military services to include at least 10 different types of military vehicles and equipment, local recruiters, static aircraft and a security forces K9 demonstration.
The event is free and open to anyone with access to the base.

Any media interested in covering this event please contact the Public Affairs office by Friday, Nov. 13 at (228) 377-2783 or e-mail us at