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Bryce Canyon Naval Sea Cadet Unit was founded in 1962 and Commissioned in 1964. Since then, the Division has seen thousands of Navy League Cadets and Naval Sea Cadets pass through its program. There have also been hundreds of NSCC Officers and Instructors along with thousands of cadet parents and supporters.

Special recognition is given to just a few of the Divisional Officers:

Gordan Meighan for his outstanding devotion to the Division that never wavered over his decades of service to our cadets.

Carl Phillis for his thirty-year contribution to the unit in the billets of Training Officer and Commanding Officer.

Edwin Katz one of the Division's founders.

William Mennie was the Division's Training officer for 25 years.

Division Cadets have earned major trophies in Naval Sea Cadet Pacific Southwest Regional compitions. The highest ranking regional competition is call "Flagship", which consists of a three day competition held yearly in March for Navy League Cadets and in April for Naval Sea Cadets. In this yearly event, cadets compete as a unit in in the following categories: Personnel Inspection, Regulation Drill, Exhibition Drill, Color Guard, Firefighting, Stretcher Race, Line Heaving, Knot Tying, Semaphore and Swimming Relay Race. Bryce Canyon's Cadets have been awarded 1st Place, 2nd Place and 3rd Place in the years listed below:

1st Place

2010, 2009, 2004, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1997, 1996, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1990, 1987, 1986, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972

2nd Place

2008, 1998, 1995, 1991, 1989, 1988

3rd Place


Year in Review for 2010

The following video was made from cadet activities throughout the 2010 year. It was compiled by MIDN Rosy Zapata, USNSCC and can be accessed by clicking here.

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