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Graduation of A school and Pinning

Started this discussion. Last reply by lemonelephant Jan 14, 2013. 9 Replies

My son graduates A school he thinks sometime before March 16th in Great Lakes.  He says the graduation itself is not worth a flight to Great Lakes...we live in Virginia.  He said there is a pinning…Continue

 

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At 2:48pm on January 6, 2013, R'sproudmom said…
I really don't know if he requested SD for C school. Honestly, I do not know if you can pick where you want C school. He wanted to train on CIWS and he did get that. He did not want to be on the east coast since we have family in Va Beach and Chesapeake and visit their often. He will be in SD for the next four years because he DID get to pick his orders after C school.
At 1:12pm on August 2, 2012, Navy for Moms Admin said…

Welcome to NAVYForMoms!

You will find this site very helpful and full of members who are eager to answer your questions. Browse around the site and check out the forums, groups, blogs, photos, videos, and even the other member profiles!

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Enjoy your time here! I look forward (along with the community) to reading more about you! :)

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At 10:48pm on July 26, 2012, NavyMom Maria(Ship07, Div242) said…

i came home and found a letter from my son, he seems down, not enough sleep average 1-4 hours per day.

At 7:07pm on July 26, 2012, NavyMom Maria(Ship07, Div242) said…

I am happy for you, actually the last 2 weeks will be tough weeks for them. Many of us from the same division did not get mails.

 

At 5:02pm on July 26, 2012, NavyMom Maria(Ship07, Div242) said…

same division, do you get any mail lately?

 
 
 

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