|We Are Sea Cadets|
The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps has openings for a limited number of young people ages 11-17 to join the crew of Tennessee (BB-43) Division (TNBB-43). The U.S. Naval Sea Cadets Corps is comprised of everyday young people who have an interest in seamanship, the military, or other seagoing careers. Cadet applicants must be crime-free, drug-free, and physically fit.
Representing the Mid-south area, the Tennessee (BB-43) Division, conducts training at the Naval Support Activity in Millington, TN. The program is managed by volunteers who are dedicated to instilling the core values of pride, service and patriotism in young Americans.
Sea Cadets wear the traditional Navy uniform and can participate in a multitude of advanced training programs including: at-sea training with the Navy and Coast Guard, submarine orientation, SEAL Training, search and rescue and international exchanges to name a few. TNBB-43 Cadets also receive training in fire-fighting, damage control, military drill and Naval customs. The program is open to all young Americans regardless of race, color, creed or sex.
Sea Cadet Membership Requirements
In order to join the Naval Sea Cadet Corps applicants must meet the following criteria: