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Cougar Battalion
Cougar Battalion


Welcome to the Cougar Battalion


"To motivate young people to be better citizens"


Command Group


 Battalion Commander

Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Dakota Bowman


Battalion Executive Officer

Cadet Major Mandy Sneed

Battalion Command Sergeant Major

Cadet Command Sergeant Major Elijah McCracken


Battalion Coordinating Staff


S-1 Adjutant

Cadet Second Lieutenant Lucas Truskowski



 S-2 Security Officer 

 Cadet Second Lieutenant Oscar Lopez 


S-3 Training and Operations Officer

Cadet Captain Aaliyah Vasquez

NCOIC- Vacant


S-4 Logistics Officer

 Cadet Second Lieutenant Tyler Hill 


S-5 Public Affairs Officer 

 Cadet Second Lieutenant Kassie Hethcox



Battalion Teams


Raider Team

Commander- C/CSM Elijah McCracken

NCOIC- C/SSGT Vinny Yang 



Color Guard

Commander- C/CPT Aaliyah Vasquez

NCOIC- C/2LT Tyler Hill


Rifle Team

Commander-C/LTC Dakota Bowman

NCOIC- Vacant 


Drill Team

Commander- C/2LT Lucas Truskowski 

NCOIC- Vacant