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Southern Miss Cassidy Receives Second Lieutenant Commission into U.S. Army

Wed, 12/15/2010 - 14:43pm

Byron K. Cassidy, a University of Southern Mississippi senior from Vancleave, Miss., received his second lieutenant commission Dec. 11 after successfully completing the university's Army Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC) program. 

Cassidy, who graduated from the university with a degree in psychology, will report for active duty with the armor branch at Ft. Knox, Ky. in January. He is the son of Byron Cassidy Sr. of Vancleave and Doris Champagne of Ocean Springs, Miss.  

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