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PIR Restroom Access

I'll be attending PIR for my son sometime near the end of March 2019. I'm a type 2 diabetic - I sometimes have issues with needing to frequ…

Started by Charles Cooper

2 Jan 3, 2019
Reply by Charles Cooper

Navy Boot Camp Graduation Schedule

  Pass in Review (PIR) Graduation Schedule   Please be aware that it can take 30 + minutes to park, get through base security, and walk to…

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

15 Jan 15, 2018
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

Tips for new PIR rules as of Oct 6, 2017

You will notice on this site that there are still a few pointers to the old rules.  As of Oct 6, 2017 you do NOT need to download a parking…

Started by Mike Bubb

0 Oct 15, 2017

Greeting Your Sailor at the Gate

  O'Hare International Airport & Midway International Airport "Greeting Your Sailor at the Gate" Family members of the military that wi…

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

6 Aug 19, 2017
Reply by Keith J Kay

PIR Proper Attire

Outfit for the PIR  The going consensus is that the attire is business casual, though there is currently no enforced dress code, so jeans a…

Started by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

0 Jul 7, 2017

Driving, Not Walking On, for PIR

I have read many forums but still do not have clarity on one pending question.  I am driving (NOT walking on) to RTC for the PIR on January…

Started by Pete Christopher Elliott

1 Dec 21, 2016
Reply by Navy Dads Co-Admin Tom

Show your Sailor that you are proud of them by stopping by NavyOutfitters and pick up a PIR Ribbon that has your sailors name and div numbe…

Started by Edward Fields

1 Sep 15, 2016
Reply by Edward Fields

Appropriate Grad Gifts

Hello All.  I've seen the warnings not to bring flowers or other large items to the PIR, as they will only be a hassle for the new sailor.…

Started by Donald Averett

6 Sep 12, 2016
Reply by Edward Fields

Do you want to show your pride for your Sailor on graduation day? At we have some some amazing options. PIR Ribbons to s…

Started by Edward Fields

0 Sep 12, 2016

Advice for PIR graduation gifts

My son doesn't ship out to basic training until the end of November but I'm thinking ahead to his graduation gift.  My question is this: is…

Started by Tom Brown

3 Sep 9, 2016
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza



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