Travis Newman hoped that his first time receiving a salute from a noncommissioned officer wouldn’t be awkward.
Amanda Newman pins second lieutenant shoulder boards on her husband, Travis Newman, during a ROTC commissioning ceremony Friday at Montana State University Billings. Newman is the first Rocky Mountain College student to be commissioned since the ROTC program returned to Billings five years ago.
Travis Newman, left, takes the Administration of Oath of Office during a commissioning ceremony for the ROTC program Friday at Montana State University Billings. At right is Capt. Janel Wiese.
Travis Newman watches a slideshow with his wife, Amanda, during the Montana State University Billings- Rocky Mountain College Army Reserve Officers Training Corps spring commissioning ceremony Friday.
Travis Newman with Smith Funeral Chapels recently attended The International Conference on Embalming and Postmortem Reconstructive Surgery sponsored and produced by Fountain National Academy of Embalming Skills in Springfield, Mo. The conference, titled “dedicated to the value of open casket…