Notable Alumni

In the timespan of the program’s existence, it has seen certain distinguished individuals pass through as members.

  •  Lt. General Howard B. Bromberg, the U.S. Army’s 46 th Joint Chief of Staff, commissioned from the ROTC program of UC Davis in the year 1977. He earned his position as the U.S. Army’s G-1 in July 21, 2012.
  • General John F. Campbell, commander of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) and United States Forces-Afghanistan, a position he assumed August 24, 2014, was the APMS and later PMS of the UC Davis ROTC program.
  • Sergeant Major Jon Cavaiani, who received the Medal of Honor from President Ford on December 12 th, 1974. Having served with the 5 th Special Forces Group in Vietnam, he retired his career as a Cadre member of the UC Davis ROTC program.

Here is a link to the Golden Memory Book. Which contains the name of every UC Davis student who has perished in combat.