Navy league of the United States
We proudly support two local Sea Cadet Units in Hampton Roads
The TopHatter's Squadron
The Ruffner Middle School in Norfolk
U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps is comprised of two programs. The Naval Sea Cadet Corps (NSCC) program is for young people ages 13 through the completion of high school. Also included under the USNSCC umbrella is our junior program the Navy League Cadet Corps (NLCC), for young people ages 11 through 13.
The Theodore Roosevelt Youth Medal Program
We proudly support local High School JROTC programs with the Theodore Roosevelt Youth Medal. If you are a Senior Science Naval Instructor please contact our office prior to selecting your outstanding Navy and Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) cadet, Navy National Defense Cadet Corps (NNDCC) cadet.
For your awards banquet, we will supply you with the award consisting of a medal, ribbon bar, certificate, and pamphlet on President Theodore Roosevelt whose visage is on the medal
Below are the major highlights of the Top Hatters Squadron for 2017 to date
Trip to Washington, D.C.
Visit to Arlington National Cemetery
Visit to the Navy Yard
Tour of a DDG Ship
Participated in USS General R. Ford Commissioning ceremony
Little Creek Land Navigation Course
Completed yearly Swim Qualifications.
9 Cadet Promotions to Date (does not include summer training)
Summer Training Summary
2 Cadets attended NLCC Basic Orientation.
2 Cadets attended NLCC Advanced Orientation.
9 Cadets attended NSCC Recruit Training.
6 Cadets attended NSCC Advanced Training.
10 Cadets to E-2.
1 Cadet to PO3.
1 Cadet to PO2.