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Jana
  • Female
  • Olympia, WA
  • United States

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Anmarie left a comment for Jana
"Hi Jana, I am bad at checking my messages!  where is your sailor in the pipeline?  Mine is finishing up prototype"
Nov 21
Jen left a comment for Jana
"Jana, My son is in GC.  He started his first week of school this week.  He arrived at A school on November 3rd.  I am not sure what his rate is but he is classified as FM."
Nov 15
B'sNukeMoM⚓️MMN left a comment for Jana
"Hi Jana - saw your message to "all" members in the nuke moms group.  You should post your question on the actual nuke moms page - that way everyone will see it and can respond.  There's lots of moms with sailors at GC right…"
Nov 15
Stephanie left a comment for Jana
"Sorry, I just saw this request. LOL Maddy has been really sick.  I hope to still meet you next week."
Oct 18
Jana replied to mrs76peeps's discussion 'New here' in the group Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones)
"Keep the Faith! He will do it! "
Oct 8
Jana replied to Jessica's Mama's discussion 'Daughter leaves for BC on November 7th.' in the group Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones)
"PIR is her Graduation. My Daughters PIR is 10-26! Cannot wait to hug her so tight!"
Oct 4
Jana replied to Jessica's Mama's discussion 'Daughter leaves for BC on November 7th.' in the group Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones)
"We spent a couple days in Seattle as a family. Stayed in the same Hotel She did the night before She left. It was great!"
Oct 4
Jana replied to Jessica's Mama's discussion 'Daughter leaves for BC on November 7th.' in the group Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones)
"Thank you! Enjoy every minute you have until She leaves. Have you watched any of the "Making a Sailor" on YouTube? If not,watch them. You get to see exactly where they are going and, What it's like right when they get off the Bus. I…"
Oct 4
Jana replied to Jessica's Mama's discussion 'Daughter leaves for BC on November 7th.' in the group Boot Camp Moms (and loved ones)
"I am so sorry She will miss all of those Holidays. My Daughter turned 19 yesterday at Bootcamp. I assume that they would have those days off. Not sure though. I will tell you this though. When She gets on the plane headed for O'Hare She needs…"
Oct 3
Kevin left a comment for Jana
"Jana, sadly no response from her. No box, calls or letters"
Oct 1

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A little about me:
I have 4 Daughters ranging in age from 17-32! Our 19yr old just left for Bootcamp a week ago. Feels very strange not seeing her everyday.
I am here to support my
Son/Daughter
Stage of (Sailor’s) Navy career?
At Boot Camp now
When I heard “Navy,” I...
was proud and encouraged it
The Navy offers opportunities that...
They offer a great Education. Makes you grow up very quickly!
Our Navy experience so far...
has been positive and maturing.

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At 7:45pm on November 21, 2018, Anmarie said…

Hi Jana,

I am bad at checking my messages!  where is your sailor in the pipeline?  Mine is finishing up prototype

At 9:49pm on November 15, 2018, Jen said…

Jana,

My son is in GC.  He started his first week of school this week.  He arrived at A school on November 3rd.  I am not sure what his rate is but he is classified as FM.

At 2:38pm on November 15, 2018, Chipmunk said…

Jana, I received your comment, I just have mine set to approve first. I also saw your PM and I have responded. Look for it in your Inbox that is in the upper right corner of this page, which should be your My Page. 

At 1:34pm on November 15, 2018, B'sNukeMoM⚓️MMN said…

Hi Jana - saw your message to "all" members in the nuke moms group.  You should post your question on the actual nuke moms page - that way everyone will see it and can respond.  There's lots of moms with sailors at GC right now.

At 6:14pm on October 22, 2018, lemonelephant said…

Since you have a Sailor, you can change "At Boot Camp now" above to “Enlisted.” 

If you get an error message, then look at the area/s in the error message and unclick all of the choices in the area/s and make choices closer to the question/s. Some choices may have changed since you joined.

At 10:59pm on October 18, 2018, Stephanie said…

Sorry, I just saw this request. LOL Maddy has been really sick.  I hope to still meet you next week.

At 1:35pm on October 1, 2018, Kevin said…
Jana, sadly no response from her. No box, calls or letters
At 10:27pm on September 23, 2018, SailorsLIMom said…

Jana,  would love to talk to you more, I’m on a short vacation now, but will email you in the next day or so.  Yes, the daughter thing is big… 

At 1:26am on September 19, 2018, lemonelephant said…

Divisions 419 and 420 are brother divisions and train together and will have Battle Stations-21 (BST) together, so look for others with loved ones in either division. Write to your recruit and ask when Battle Stations-21 (BST) will be so you will know when to expect the "I'm a Sailor!" call. 

At 10:13pm on September 18, 2018, lemonelephant said…

Be sure to make the changes I previously sent in a PM. PM's are in the Inbox in the upper left.

 
 
 

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