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**UPDATE 4/26/2022** Effective with the May 6, 2022 PIR 4 guests will be allowed.  Still must be fully vaccinated to attend.

**UPDATE 7/29/2021** You now must be fully vaccinated in order to attend PIR:

In light of observed changes and impact of the Coronavirus Delta Variant and out of an abundance of caution for our recruits, Sailors, staff, and guests, Recruit Training Command is restricting Pass-in-Review (recruit graduation) to ONLY fully immunized guests (14-days post final COVID vaccination dose).  

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My son leaves for boot camp on April 4th. Does anyone else have anyone leaving that day?

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If anyone from april 3/4/5 ship date recieves a phone call please post asap!!!!
My son's re recruiter told us to call him in 2 WEEKS to get an address from him!!!! Does anyone know if I can get it any sooner??? Ive been writing letters since the night before he left and I really hope I don't have to wait that long to mail them!!!
Tiffsmom   you can call him for the address. In two weeks you'll probably have gotten the form letter
Thanks....I will try that on Monday

My daughter's recruiter told me to call in two days...she left on Tuesday and I got her address yesterday (Friday)  One of the other girls she shipped out with, her mom got her address on Thursday.  I would call the recruiters office and ask for it. 

I received the letter today with the address and graduation information.  My son is Div 184 and graduates on 5-27-11.
I will definitely be calling first thing on Monday. Thanks so much for that info.
here is the link to the PIR 6/3/11 group http://www.navyformoms.com/group/pir632011
Do you think those that left this past week will be the PIR group on 6/3? I'm just wondering if it will be that week or the next??

http://bootcamp.navy.mil/upcoming_grads.asp

 

go there.

add a week to the last grad date til it gets to your SRs division

yes my son left on 4/4 also from Ft. Meade in Maryland got his box on Thrusday haven't heard anything else

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