Meet the IDF’s newest naval officers

New naval officers completed a four-stage, 28-month training course

Date: 08/09/2011, 4:32 PM     Author: IDF (Zahal) Website

The graduation ceremony was held on Wednesday (September 7) in Haifa for the newest group of Israel Navy officers.

The new officers completed a four-stage, 28-month training course.

Among the graduates, 50 percent were from central Israel, 37 percent from northern Israel and 13 percent from southern Israel.

58 percent were from cities.

8 percent were born overseas.

26 percent of the new officers are second-generation members of the navy.