This site is for mothers of kids in the U.S. Navy and for Moms who have questions about Navy life for their kids.
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Link to Navy Speak - Navy Terms & Acronyms: Navy Speak
All Hands Magazine's full length documentary "Making a Sailor": This video follows four recruits through Boot Camp in the spring of 2018 who were assigned to DIV 229, an integrated division, which had PIR on 05/25/2018.
**UPDATE 4/26/2022** Effective with the May 6, 2022 PIR 4 guests will be allowed. Still must be fully vaccinated to attend.
**UPDATE as of 11/10/2022 PIR vaccination is no longer required.
**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).
**UPDATE 8/25/2022 - MASK MANDATE IS LIFTED. Vaccinations still required.
**UPDATE 11/10/22 PIR - Vaccinations no longer required.
RESUMING LIVE PIR - 8/13/2021
Please note! Changes to this guide happened in October 2017. Tickets are now issued for all guests, and all guests must have a ticket to enter base. A separate parking pass isno longer needed to drive on to base for parking.
Please see changes to attending PIR in the PAGES column. The PAGES are located under the member icons on the right side.
Ms Ampi we should do somthing at least have a seperate plan to meet at the meet and greet. I will be the one with the carrot in my ear...tee hee Lets come up with tee shirts or somthing-maybe swap addresses as time goes on
Ohhh the MnG.... hey my Div some of us had T-shirts made with our recruits name and ship div... - and we had a ribbon of one color for each division also. Yall will have table cards so that each Division will sit at their table. So that will be a good way to find each other!
newhorizons - unfortunately I will not be there. My sons best buddy is the one graduating and his family will all be attending. Actually, that week I will be moving my grandson here to live with me and hubby. But R my buddys friend is like a son to me and Id give anything to go see him. Jan will takes lots of pix for me! Yall are gonna have a blast and yes do some fun stuff....
I think our DIV was one of the last to start for this PIR. We got our Box/Form letter after everyone else. No news is also good news. That is what I keep telling myself. I am also keeping my phone with me all the times.