MOAA at the Illinois State Fair
The Illinois Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) will have a presence at the Illinois State Fair on Sunday, August 14, 2022, on Veterans Date at the State Fair, as we have in previous years. COME JOIN US!
MOAA at the Illinois State Fair - 2021 (Last Year)
The Illinois Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) had a presence at the Illinois State Fair on Sunday, August 15, 2021, on Veterans Date at the State Fair. Below are a few photos of the booths. Also, there are photos of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) Drill Competition and Awards.
JROTC Drill Competition
Three JROTC units participated in the drill competition.
Waukegan Bulldogs Army JROTC
Mt Zion Fighting ZeeBees Navy JROTC
Mattoon Guardians Army JROTC
Waukegan and Mt Zion are in the North Chicago Chapter area.
Mattoon is in the East Central Chapter area.
The following are the categories and placement of the teams. Not all teams participated in every event.
Unarmed Regulation Platoon: Waukegan 2
Unarmed Regulation Platoon: Mt Zion 1st
Unarmed Regulation Squad: Mattoon 3rd
Unarmed Regulation Squad: Waukegan 2nd
Unarmed Regulation Squad: Mt Zion 1st
Armed Regulation Platoon: Mt Zion 1st
Armed Regulation Squad: Mt Zion 2nd
Armed Regulation Squad: Waukegan 1st
Armed Color Guard: Mattoon 3rd
Armed Color Guard: Waukegan 2nd
Armed Color Guard: Mt Zion 1st
Overall Competition: Waukegan 2nd
Overall Competition: Mt Zion 1st