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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FOLLOW THESE STEPS TO GET STARTED:
Choose your Username. For the privacy and safety of you and/or your sailor,NO LAST NAMES ARE ALLOWED, even if your last name differs from that of your sailor (please make sure your URL address does not include your last name either). Also, please do not include your email address in your user name. Go to "Settings" above to set your Username. While there, complete your Profile so you can post and share photos and videos of your Sailor and share stories with other moms!
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.
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.
I love distance walking and have walked in 3 marathons in Las Vegas. Love music, reading, sewing and just hanging out with my husband. Have just relocated to Fruita, Colorado. Retired and ready to get involved in something.
I am here to support my
Stage of (Sailor’s) Navy career?
When I heard “Navy,” I...
Was proud and encouraged it
The Navy offers opportunities that...
Oh my, I am going to miss him and I will need to pray a whole lot more! I quess this is where the roots and wings thing comes to fruition.
Our Navy experience so far...
It was positive and maturing. Our relationship has grown stronger.
Robin-Congratulations to Will on his selection day. I am thrilled for him too. It is the best thing Derek has ever done getting into the Navy and getting into the aviation area. He loves flying, It's a lot of training but the Navy does it really good and really prepares them for the tasks ahead. So what did Will say when he called. Give him a big HOO-Rah from us!
The guidelines of this community were created with the Navy and they feel comfortable with the content that is on this site. Just be sure to follow the rules - no sailor's last names, no specific details on where he is, no contact information. So long as you stick to the guidelines and are smart about what you share, you should have nothing to worry about :)