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Baton Rouge Division Site
Encompassing Hammond, Covington, and LaPlace
2023 September Drill
2023 August Drill
2023 July Drill
2023 July Community Service
2023 June Drill
2023 May Drill
2023 April Drill
2023 Spring Break Activities
During spring break, Baton Rouge Sea Cadets participated in the Tunnel 2 Towers moving memorial for 9/11 at the Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival. Cadets also volunteered at the American Legion Post #38 where cadets work with veterans to clean the attic, trim bushes and trees, and general clean up. Thank you to all the cadets that served during their spring break, a great example of honor, respect, commitment and service.
2023 March Drill - Firearms Safety
2023 Regional Annual Inspection, Awards, and Orion Parade
Baton Rouge Sea Cadets had a full day of activities. First, we prepared and and participated in our annual inspection which was conducted by LCDR Reeder, our Regional Director. We celebrated our celebrating our 25th anniversary as the “Baton Rouge Division”. We then had lunch, gave out awards and promoted cadets. Medals from the Sons of the American Revolution, Daughters of the American Revolution, American Legion and VFW were presented to cadets. After all of those activities, the cadets Marched in the Orion Mardi Gras parade.
USNSCC Chief Buckhalter retired and passed the cutlass to USNSCC Chief Martin. Ensign Stuntz assumed the position of XO, Instructor Ryan was promoted to Ensign and LT. Fortier was promoted to LCDR. LTJG Buckhalter retired to join our Parent Auxiliary.
Gumbo Festival 2023
Baton Rouge Sea Cadets provided an Honor Guard for the Gumbo Festival at the Livingston Parish Fairgrounds today. They got several compliments form attending veterans. Other cadets provided community service. Regional Director Reeder visited with the cadets and adults. We also had a recruiting booth where we handed out flyers and got several new prospects. Cadets got to inspect a WWII truck complete with M-2 machine guns compliments of Mr John Spinks, one of our supporters. The weather was ideal. A good time was had by all.
January Drill 2023