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Operations Security (OPSEC)

Operations Security (OPSEC) This list is rapidly growing (HooYah) and now may be a good time to remind not only the newcomers but all of…

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

66 Sep 19, 2022
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)

Unvaccinated going into ROM still as of Aug 2022?

Our recruit just started basic training last week and I’m wondering if he immediately started basic training or if they stuck him in ROM fo…

Started by Trevor Gipson in General Discussion

1 Sep 18, 2022
Reply by Dean Sawleht

List of U.S. Navy Acronyms

List of U.S. Navy acronyms From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The United States Navy, like any organization, produces its ow…

Started by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza in ABOUT THIS SITE

0 Jul 27, 2022


Good afternoon everyone. Quick question. What is the process for finding out (if there is one due to OPSEC) when a ship will return to port…

Started by Chris Decker in General Discussion

2 Feb 3, 2022
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)

Form Letter from RTC

Our son went into RTC on Nov 8, 2021. He actually got to call us last Tuesday, Nov 23, as recognition for effort from his RDC. He mentioned…

Started by Keith Elliott in Bootcamp Forum

1 Dec 2, 2021
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)

Leave from Japan

My son is posted at Yokosuka and is coming up on his first leave.  Does the Navy help him get back to the US?

Started by Robert Thompson in General Discussion

2 Nov 16, 2021
Reply by Robert Thompson

Cell phone plans?

My son just arrived in Japan, and the Verizon plan he has stateside is charging him an extra $10/day for cellular service. Well… charging m…

Started by Scott Hadley in General Discussion

1 Oct 18, 2021
Reply by Kevin Nor Cal

What should my son expect

My son goes to asvab and meps this week, what should I prepare him for, what should he expect?

Started by Chip Callegari in General Discussion

1 Sep 6, 2021
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

Legal Holding Ship 5

I wanted to wait till today to post this. My son is in legal holding due to helping a shipmate in bootcamp who was not feeling good. The pe…

Started by Stephanie in General Discussion

6 Apr 23, 2021
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

Mailing Address - Ship Number or Ship Name

So, I have a question. My son is attending boot camp now. We just received his form letter in the mail that contains the mailing address we…

Started by Steve Trezise in Bootcamp Forum

1 Feb 24, 2021
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)



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Before A School

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