Sailors stand at attention during morning colors as the USS Monterey is moored in Funchal, Portugal, for a port visit. Morning colors, a tradition adopted from the British, happens every morning at 0800. “Attention” is sounded on the bugle or one blast is blown on a police whistle, and everyone within sight or sound faces the national ensign and renders a hand salute.
As an NROTC student, Elanie Mamaril doesn’t have to worry about student loans or trying to find a job. But those aren’t the only benefits that come with being an NROTC student.
Rest easy knowing that America’s Navy is always 100% On Watch.