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.
All Hands Magazine's mini-documentary series "Making a Sailor": These six videos follow 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.
How is everyone doing today?? Happy post-St. Patrick's Day Monday! I got a call from my son on Saturday morning. He was very monotone. I don't know if he was trying to mask emotion or didn't want…Continue
My DIL got 2 letters from my boy!The first letter (dated 3/3) he said he was "ridiculously homesick" but was enjoying the workouts. That was hard finding out that he was that homesickThe second…Continue
I am grateful to know someone who knows someone who works at RTC. They made a call and I found out my SR is doing GREAT and the quote given was that "He is a really good recruit"!! I could not be…Continue
My DIL got my son's box. She gets everything! Ugh! I'm sorry to be such an ass about it but this whole marriage thing is new to me and I'm jealous.No news is good news, so I guess he's making his…Continue
"Akgal-- UGH!! That sounds awful. I'm so sorry...for him AND for you. If you send me his info, I will write him letters and send encouragement. Tell him to ask his fellow SRs for assistance! This stuff is about…"
Since you have a Sailor, you can change "At Boot Camp now" above to “Enlisted.”
If you get an error message, then look at the area/s in the error message and unclick all of the choices in the area/s and make choices closer to the question/s. Some choices may have changed since you joined.
Divisions183and 184 are brother divisions and train together and will haveBattle Stations-21 (BST)together, so lookfor others with loved ones in either division. Write to your recruit and askwhenBattle Stations-21 (BST)will be so you willknow when to expect the "I'm a Sailor!" call.