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Battalion Information

Fall 2019 Battalion photo

The Hampton Roads Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps is one of the largest officer training battalions in the nation, currently consisting of more than 170 Sailors, Marines, and Midshipmen. The HRNROTC is led by:

Brian Becker

Captain Brian Becker
Commanding Officer, Hampton Roads NROTC

J. P. Drosinos

Commander J. P. Drosinos
Executive Officer, Hampton Roads NROTC

The five school consortium includes:


The Naval ROTC Hampton Roads Battalion consists of four companies distributed throughout three geographic locations. Navy Option midshipmen are distributed in A, B, & C Companies and Marine Option midshipmen are assigned to M Company. Company make-up and locations are as follows:

  • Alpha - Navy (ODU, TCC)
  • Bravo - Navy (NSU)
  • Charlie - Navy (HU)
  • Delta - Navy (Regent)
  • Mike - Marines (All locations)

All companies are led by a student chain of command promoted from within by an Active Duty Company Officer.

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