Are the seals part of the navy?

Answer SEAL is an acronym for Sea, Air and Land, the three elements that this specially trained maritime force of the United States Navy conduct secret missions from. SEALs are highly disciplined professi... Read More »

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Where were the navy seals when they became navy SEALS?

Before, then U.S. Navy Seals, were who they are, they were classified UDT - or - Underwater Demolition Team. I don't know when they officially became Seals. JFK authorized the formation of the SEALS.

Do you have to serve time in the US Navy to then become a member of the Navy SEALs?

No. By passing a pre-physical screening, you can begin the 36-week course to become a SEAL.

Can you join the navy SEALS without serving in the navy?

The only way to serve on a SEAL team without being in the Navy is by joining the Air Force, becoming a Combat Controller. After that, the Air Force will put you on a special operations team that ne... Read More »

Why are the navy court martial the navy seals?

A terrorist leader with a bloody lip claimed the SEALs injured him while he was being captured. The SEALs conducted the perfect mission. They snuck in like ninjas under cover of darkness and got th... Read More »