Bio: McKevitt, Randy - ROTC (Military Notes -
Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon
----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI) 8/09/1973
McKevitt, Randy (Military Notes - 1973)
A Neillsville man, one of four ROTC cadets at Northern Michigan University, aided his team in gaining third place in a twenty field competition of ‘orienteering’ at Chillicothe, Ohio.
The man Randy McKevitt a junior in his second cadet meet of orienteering.
Orienteering is the sport of navigation over unfamiliar terrain using only a map and compass and can be competitive if run against time. Those who take part in the sport must possess skills in map reading and in reading a compass, so as to be able to select quick, safe routes through unknown territory. McKevitt will aid his school’s military science department at the first annual Upper-peninsula orienteering meet, September 22.
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