Ross Volunteer Company Inducts New Members
On October 4th, 72 men and women from the Class of 2022 were inducted into the Ross Volunteer Company – the oldest student organization in Texas. The Ross Volunteers are the official Honor Guard of the State of Texas. Ceremonial duties of the Ross Volunteer Company include firing 3-volley, 21-gun salutes at Texas A&M University‘s Silver Taps ceremonies and during the annual campus Muster ceremony.
Juniors were selected by the senior class based on their academics, conduct, character, leadership, and their ability to represent the Corps of Cadets and the University in an exceptional manner. The cadets selected possess the character traits of the RV Company’s namesake, Lawrence Sullivan Ross: Soldiers, Statesmen, and Knightly Gentlemen (and Noble Ladies). The newest members of the Ross Volunteer Company: