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.
**UPDATE 4/26/2022** Effective with the May 6, 2022 PIR 4 guests will be allowed. Still must be fully vaccinated to attend.
**UPDATE as of 11/10/2022 PIR vaccination is no longer required.
**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).
**UPDATE 8/25/2022 - MASK MANDATE IS LIFTED. Vaccinations still required.
**UPDATE 11/10/22 PIR - Vaccinations no longer 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.
I am the proud mom of 3 boys! And the proud mom of a soon to be sailor! My SR is on Ship12 Div 147, Hello all Division 147 Families!!
Since opening this acct I now have another son in BC, in Div 212!! HOOYAH NAVY!!
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...
You can Never prepare for them leaving no matter how proud you are!
Our Navy experience so far...
It was positive and maturing. Our relationship has grown stronger.
Thanks. Glad you like my list of PIR groups. Keep this site active. The best way is to reply to post comment in forum and blog and in your groups. People live to read what is posted but won't post themselves. Can't figure out the psychology of that yet ... just the way people are.
I missed it... I was driving home from visiting my daughter and with the road noise (I drive a convertible) and the radio... totally missed it. He did leave a message :) so that helped... but I was sick to my stomach the rest of the way home.
Hi, You have been approved for "MAS We Ship Love". I would encourage you to also join "Molly's Adopt A Sailor project" as that is where all the information is concerning our adoptions. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to send me a message. Pat
Things are good!!! He is doing really good and seems happy :) I sent him a letter about you. I havent had my phone on for a week :/ So Im down to only letter writing till I can get him my new number. How are you are your SR doing??
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!