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DEP leaving for boot camp August 2017

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DEP leaving for boot camp August 2017

Website: http://navyformoms.ning.com/group/dep-leaving-for-boot-camp-august-2017
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Latest Activity: May 14

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Comment by lemonelephant on May 14, 2017 at 10:06am
Comment by lemonelephant on May 14, 2017 at 10:06am

bluelucky, DEP is Delayed Entry Program and PIR is Pass-in-Review, the Navy term for graduation from boot camp.

The Page, What does ??? mean? (A Guide to Navy Abbreviations and Terminology), will help you with many of the new terms you will come across.

Comment by Mrs_Creative1 on May 13, 2017 at 1:15pm

Hi.  I have never joined a forum so I am completely new to this.  My son is leaving Aug. 8. I know absolutely nothing about the military.  This world is brand new to me.  Any guidance would be greatly appreciated!!  I hope I don't sound ridiculous asking some of the questions I'm bound to ask. LOL.  Like: What is DEP and PIR? Hello to all!!

Comment by Samray5 on May 4, 2017 at 9:36am

Sorry have to leave group.. moved my sons date up.

Comment by SebJar on May 2, 2017 at 9:50am

Hi Samray5 .. my son leaves August 17th.. .same thing. . high school graduation then boot camp. . .it will be a whirlwind!  Enjoy your time with your son & good luck to him!

Comment by Samray5 on May 2, 2017 at 9:00am

Hi everyone.  My son is scheduled to leave Aug 23 unless he gets called sooner. He is going to be a MA. Enjoying everybody we can from his high school graduation til basic.

Comment by lemonelephant on April 7, 2017 at 1:12am

It's not too early to check out the discussion, Things to Do in the Last Month before Your Future Sailor Leaves for..., and to start discussing some of the things there with your future Sailor such as how to handle bad news and who will be put on the Access List....

If you have not yet joined Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones), now is a good time to do so and to begin checking out the Pages (found under the pictures of the Members) starting with OPSEC and PERSEC (Making Changes to Your Profile) (some of you have changes that you need to make--at least change 3; make change 4 if your profile pic includes your future Sailor) and then go on to Arrival and What Happens at the RTC.

Comment by lemonelephant on April 7, 2017 at 1:08am

Join the group, DEP-Leavin for bootcamp in August. The group is for every year so you may want to post a discussion there for 2017.

Comment by Seahawk on April 7, 2017 at 12:08am
Welcome to you both. We will be leaving for a ski trip tomorrow hoping to spend quality time with my son before he leaves. I know it is still long until August but he could be called to leave sooner and we do not have many snow days left. Have a great weekend!
Comment by SebJar on April 6, 2017 at 9:06am

Hi . . my son leaves August 17th for boot camp. 

 

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