The purpose of Junior ROTC is to instill in students in the United States secondary educational institutions the values of citizenship, service to the United States, personal responsibility and a sense of accomplishment.
JROTC Battalion Colors
Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps. The flag is silver gray fringed in scarlet. In the center is the JROTC device
consisting of two arched olive branches with stems conjoined in base, forming a wreath, surmounted by a sheathed saber
and rifle in saltire. Overall in the vertical center is the ROTC torch enflamed, all in yellow. Around the center device is a
white band edged in scarlet and inscribed with the name of the school in scarlet letters. The device with designation scroll
is 16 inches in diameter. In the upper hoist is the monogram “ARMY ROTC” in scarlet on a white disc edged in scarlet, 6
1/2 inches in diameter