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Son at Boot camp - Graduating 11/23

Just wanted to see if anyone had a SR graduating around the same time?! Got his box last week and address just a few days later.  My son i…

Started by Tony Strickland

2 Oct 5, 2016
Reply by Tony Strickland

Injured During Boot Camp

We received a call today from our son stating that he has been sent to a recovery division due to a stress fracture in his left fibula.  He…

Started by Roger Stauffer

5 Sep 30, 2016
Reply by John Alan DeMarco

Daughter leaves for Great Lakes on Tuesday

Well. We hand our daughter over to the Navy tomorrow. She checks into a hotel tomorrow evening, goes to MEPS Tuesday morning and off she go…

Started by Craig B

26 Sep 21, 2016
Reply by Tony Strickland

Writing to and from your recruit/sailor!

My son researched this before he went to Great Lakes- He came upon a neat app called Sandboxx. - It is easy to understand as it walks you t…

Started by Colorado Dad

1 Sep 21, 2016
Reply by Craig B

Wisdom Teeth Before Boot Camp

My son does not leave for another six months for boot camp and he is being told by his recruiter NOT to have his wisdom teeth removed. I un…

Started by Stephen Dixon

6 Sep 15, 2016
Reply by Nick Cremonese

A School and Beyond?

Hello all, Our recruit is entering his 5h week at RTC. He is slated for graduation on September 30th. We have made our arrangements to atte…

Started by Greg duggan

5 Sep 5, 2016
Reply by Greg duggan

Did not graduate held back for 1.5 mile run under 15 minutes. Has 8 chances to pass.

My Daughter was not able to complete the 1.5 mile run under 15 Minutes and was held back and put on Light Duty because of a illness. She is…

Started by John O'Malley

20 Aug 24, 2016
Reply by Navy Dads Co-Admin Tom

Battle Stations 21

Battle Stations 21 - USS Trayer   The USS Trayer is the site of boot camps new Battle Stations trainer (Battle Stations 21). This will be…

Started by E.G. - ND's Creator/Admin

20 Aug 11, 2016
Reply by Navy Dads Co-Admin Tom

New recruit july 6

My son just started on the 6th. How do we find his division? Does anybody know how tho find out if he's with all men or integrated? Thanks

Started by Jeff Ciaccio

26 Jul 16, 2016
Reply by John Alan DeMarco

How often do New recruits arrive?

Just wondering how often new recruits start. If a SR falls back, do they have to start from the start or just fall back a week or two?

Started by Jeff Ciaccio

2 Jul 8, 2016
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)



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