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Make sure to read our Community Guidelines and this Navy Operations Security (OPSEC) checklist - loose lips sink ships!

Join groups!  Browse for groups for your PIR date, your sailor's occupational specialty, "A" school, assigned ship, homeport city, your own city or state, and a myriad of other interests. Jump in and introduce yourself!  Start making friends that can last a lifetime.

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. 

Boot Camp: Making a Sailor (Full Length Documentary - 2018)

Boot Camp: Behind the Scenes at RTC

...and visit - America's Navy and also Navy Live - The Official Blog of the Navy to learn more.

OPSEC - Navy Operations Security

Always keep Navy Operations Security in mind.  In the Navy, it's essential to remember that "loose lips sink ships."  OPSEC is everyone's responsibility. 

DON'T post critical information including future destinations or ports of call; future operations, exercises or missions; deployment or homecoming dates.  

DO be smart, use your head, always think OPSEC when using texts, email, phone, and social media, and watch this video: "Importance of Navy OPSEC."

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 is no 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.

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Molly's Adopt A Sailor is starting the new year by adopting the Engineering Department on the USS Theodore Roosevelt. There are 40 males and 10 females. They do have microwave access.

Pillowcases are a GO!

Wish List:

Girl Scout cookies

Macaroni & cheese cups

Ramen noodles

Beef jerky



Hard candy



Hand sanitizer

Puzzle books

Small games

Shipping will be January 24 to 28.

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Sorry of this is a dumb question, but it's been a while since I've sent a box. I have one ready to send to the USS Theodore Roosevelt, but I can't seem to find the mailing address. Can someone please point me in the right direction?

If you join "MAS We Ship Love" then you will have access to the addresses each month. In the meantime, I will PM it to you as soon as you accept my friend request.

Hi Ladies engineering as EM's? My son is on the THEODORE and a EM just wondering if this falls under his dept. I would love to help and send some stuff. How would I address it and to whims attention?

Sent you the address in a PM.

Question if I send packages to my Son can I have him pass around stuff I put together? Reason asking is I have 3 care packages ready to send to him so a few extra wouldn't hurt.

Yes, absolutely!!! We don't care where the love and appreciation come from, just as long as it is there!!!


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