U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (DHS) SECRETARY ATTENDS USCG GRADUATION
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson shakes the hand of a Coast Guard recruit during a graduation ceremony, Friday, July 31, 2015, at Coast Guard Training Center Cape May. Following the graduation, the members of recruit company LIMA 191 will have completed basic training and will be deployed to Coast Guard units around the world. U.S. Coast Guard Photo by Chief Warrant Officer John Edwards
CAPE MAY, N.J. — U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson attended a recruit graduation ceremony, Friday, at the Coast Guard Training Center Cape May.
Johnson provided a speech that applauded the recruits of LIMA 191 on their accomplishment and handed out graduation certificates to each member of the company.
Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is the only accession point for Coast Guard enlistees to receive their basic training before going into the fleet. On average, the training center graduates approximately 3,500 recruits a year.