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.
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 am married and we have 3 children. Our son, Griffith, is our oldest. Our daughter is 17 and our youngest son is 13. I work for a sheltered workshop for the handicaped. My husband and I have been married for 11 years. We enjoy hanging with our kids and taking motorcycle trips on our Harley.
I am here to support my
Stage of (Sailor’s) Navy career?
Waiting to leave for Boot Camp
When I heard “Navy,” I...
Was proud and encouraged it
The Navy offers opportunities that...
Ask lots of questions from your recruiter. Don't rely on your child to get you all the info you need. LOL
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haha! Val--if you go to the discussion group above the comment box. click 'view all' in the lower right hand corner. it will take you in a page, if you dont see them there...click page 2 in the lower right hand corner and look on page two. They are titled " Fun questionares to send recruits'...Now....they are not visibly on that page..you need to click the link at the bottom. there are 3 links. one for food, one for general, and one for..uh something else,,sorry i forgot!!! BUT im just thinking...you may need mozilla firefox on your computer to open them...let me know. if you cant get them after you try again. i will send them to you in a private message...lol