On the Care and Feeding of Young SWOs

Leon, Hayden
March 2009
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Mar2009, Vol. 135 Issue 3, p84
Conference Proceeding
The article offers the authors' comments on an article by K. S. J. Eyer regarding the need for training for surface warfare officers (SWOs) in the U.S., published in the January 2009 issue of the periodical "U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings." Author Hayden Leon comments on the four years of education in the Naval Academy or NROTC, while author Douglas Cummings thinks that doing the job of qualifying as a SWO on board a ship while simultaneously leading a division is challenging.


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