July 2009

NJROTC hold Indoctrination Camp

Submitted by Chief Thorman

During the last week of July 2009 Picayune NJROTC Freshmen were introduced into the unit during a week

long indoctrination camp. During camp they learned about naval terms, uniform regulations, physical training

and drill, and new leadership qualities . At the end of the week an awards ceremony was held for the cadets.

Indoc Camp was a fun experience in which the freshmen learned valuable knowledge and became acquainted

with the unit.


Cadets practicing drill moves.


Listening attentively to lectures from Chief or other Officers.


Building strong, healthy bodies while participating in Physical Training.


All of the cadets at the end of the week. Each cadet received

a participation award.

Cadet Lawson and Cadet Whipple receiving the Honor Cadet

Award. Honor Cadet was given to the cadets who showed

leadership, fellowship, and teamwork abilities that stood out

above the rest.

Cadet Varnado and Cadet Hinman receiving the Most Dedication

Award. Most Dedication was given to the cadets who showed

the most dedication during Picayune NJROTC's Indoctration Camp.

Cadet Chatalain and Cadet Bell receiving the Most Improved

Award. Most Improved was given to the cadets who showed

the Most Improvement during the Picayune NJROTC Indoctrination