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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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.
**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).
Specific information on this policy change will be provided in the coming days and weeks.
We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your support.
**UPDATE 6/23/2022 - MASK MANDATE IS LIFTED - Vaccinations still 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.
Thanks Dawn for info one of Brians friends from our area is stationed @ Mayport NAS the base was so awesome during Brian's long illness ,the Navy does take care of it's own. i met a Navy Capt @ a daily mass he asked priest to ask me if ok to visit Bri @ Mayo clinic we said sure ,he came on day rt after Brian had Marrow transplant & coulldnt believe said he had just come back from mission overseas & wanted to see how he was doing .i asked him why he came since Bri not in his Division,said We Are all a Family so you see very fortunate & he was just one of many who opened their arms to us during our trying time.
I'll be volunteering @ our annual vets picnic where they bus in wilke-Barre & Bath ny vets
give them a picnic lunch entertainment & t shirt last yrs tshirts had military families on back .i'm getting involved with my American Legion Aux so it helps me keep busy .i had to retire from USPS from car accident (non work) it happened 3 weeks before Bri diagnosed so somethings happen for reason never know why ,though we are blessed with beautiful granddaughter 2yrs old has bris smile & his big feet Didnt mean to ramble on if any info I get through my fellow Nay moms I feel you girls on PA site might be interested in will post have good week & God Bless
You will find this site very helpful and full of members who are eager to answer your questions. Browse around the site and check out the forums, groups, blogs, photos, videos, and even the other member profiles!