Knowledge

Cadet Creed

I am a navy Junior ROTC cadet

I strive to promote patriotism and to become an informed and responsible citizen

​I respect those in the positions of authority

​I support those who have gone before me to defend freedom and democracy around the world

I proudly embrace the Navy’s core values of Honor, Courage, and Commitment

​I am committed to excellence and the fair treatment of all.

National Chain Of Command

President of the United States : Donald Tump

Vice-President of the United States : Mike Pence

Secretary of Defense: Mark Esper

Secretary of the Navy : Thomas Modly

​Secretary of State: Mike Pompeo

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff : General Mark Millie

Chief of Naval Operations: Admiral Mike Gilday

Commander Naval Services and Training : Rear Admiral Peter Garvin

​Commander Naval Service Training Command: Rear Admiral Milton J Sands

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy: Master Chief Petty Officer Russell Smith

Area 5 Manager: Captain James Daniels

Orders to the Sentry

1. To take charge of this post and all government property in view.

2. To walk my post in a military manner, keeping always on the alert and observing everything that takes place within sight or hearing.

3. To report all violations of orders I am instructed to enforce.

4. To repeat all calls from posts more distant from the Quarter deck than my own.

5. To quit my post only when properly relieved.

6. To receive, obey, and pass on to the sentry who relieves me, all orders from the Commanding Officer, Command Duty Officer, Officer of the Deck, and Officers and Petty Officers of the watch only.

7. To talk to no one except in the line of duty.

8. To give the alarm in case of fire or disorder.

9. To call the Officer of the Deck in any case not covered by instructions.

10. To salute all officers and all colors and all standards not cased.

11. To be especially watchful at night and during the time for challenging, to challenge all persons on or near my post, and to allow no one to pass without proper authority.

Navy Ranks & Rates

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Cadet Ranks & Rates

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NJROTC Ribbons - Patriot NJROTC

Military Time

How To Convert Military Time

Male Uniform Regulations
Ribbons: 1/4 in. above the left breast pocket, centered.
Year Stars: 1/4 in. above the ribbons, centered.
Nametag: 1/4 in. above the right breast pocket, centered.
Rank: 1 7/8 in. from the tip of the right collar, centered.
J-Bar: 1 7/8 in. from the tip of the left collar, centered.
Anchor on the Garrison Cap: 2 in. from the fore crease of the cover and 1 1/2 in. from the bottom of the cover, centered.

Female Uniform Measurements
Ribbons: 6 1/4 in. from the front left shoulder seam, centered.
Year Stars: 1/4 in. above the ribbons, centered.
Nametag: 6 1/4 in. from the right front shoulder seam, centered.
Rank: 1 7/8 in. from the tip of the right collar, centered.
J-Bar: 1 7/8 in. from the tip of the left collar, centered.
Anchor on the Garrison Cap: 2 in. from the fore crease of the cover and 1 1/2 in. from the bottom of the cover, centered.

Male Grooming Standards
Hair: Tapered upwards and outwards 3/4 in. Individual strands shall not exceed 4 in. Bulk of hair shall not exceed 2 in.
Sideburns: Shall not exceed past the mid-ear.
Mustaches: Neat and closely trimmed. Shall not extend past the corners of the mouth. No more than 1/4 in.
Rings: One per hand plus engagement or wedding band.
Watches/Bracelets: One per wrist.
Necklaces: Authorized but not visible.

Female Grooming Standards
Hair: No more than 2in. in bulk, may not pass the bottom of the collar.
Nails: Nail polish must compliment the skin, no designs, and may no pass the finger tips.
Make-up: Applied conservatively and in good taste with natural skin tone.
Earrings: One per ear. No larger than a 1/4 in. gold or silver ball.
Rings: One per hand plus an engagement ring or wedding band.
Watches/Bracelets: One per wrist.
Necklaces: Authorized but not visible.

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