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    happy2cuhere (Chris) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "I'll text him now"
    1 minute ago
    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "I would pester!  Its important "
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    happy2cuhere (Chris) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "I can find out who his recruiter is.  I have another person who has been helping me but i dont want to keep pestering him"
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    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "I dont know the other chats, I dont visit them- there is one person from our original group who is with me - our sons are in the same platoon so that is great that we can touch base a bit."
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    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "My PO Box was not his platoon number.  Do you know who his recruiter is?  I would call him and hound him for the correct address.  "
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    1~iansdad (Jeff) replied to 1~iansdad (Jeff)'s discussion Typhoon Season 2014. in the group Okinawa, Japan bases
    "#3 is now named PhanFone and is being currently classified as a tropical storm possibly developing into a typhoon. The good news is in 2 parts: 1. The forecast tracks from everyone shows it curving north, missing Okinawa and most of Japan, including…"
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    happy2cuhere (Chris) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "I just feel like everyone is in a different chat and I'm left alone.  I just thank God you're here Mary"
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    1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM replied to 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM's discussion Missouri Marine Families News Articles in the group Missouri Marine Families
    "Matthew Brodersen puts a flag next to bags with candles in them Sunday at Cosmo-Bethel Park. The Gold Star Luminary Initiative held a commemorative service to honor fallen soldiers and their families.   | Shelby Kardell Lighting…"
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    happy2cuhere (Chris) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "Hmm...i havent even heard from his recruiter.  I just hope he gets my letters.  Or i wonder if the P.O. box is his platoon number"
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    1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM replied to 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM's discussion Missouri Marine Families News Articles in the group Missouri Marine Families
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    1~Kristine064 replied to 1~Kristine064's discussion Platoon #1015 in the group MCRD San Diego: December 12, 2014 – Alpha Company
    "They will love you for it! Do what you can as I am pretty sure that if your Recruit is asking, there are other Recruits asking their parents/loved ones as well."
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    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "On Friday his recruiter texted me his address which included all of the information.  "
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    gammy replied to 1~Nanny (Alice)'s discussion Photo Gallery India & Papa in the group MCRD Parris Island: October 10, 2014 – India & Papa Company
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    happy2cuhere (Chris) commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
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    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "And do yo know when they will actually have time to write back?  "
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    Mary commented on 1~Mom-NY (Maria)'s group MCRD Parris Island: December 19, 2014 – Mike & November Company
    "Do you know how long it takes for them to receive letters? Obviously it matters where it is sent from, but to process it there?  so say I sent letters out Saturday from CT- approximately when would he receive them?  Does the corp read…"
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    momof4 replied to 1~Kristine064's discussion Platoon #1015 in the group MCRD San Diego: December 12, 2014 – Alpha Company
    "Thank you Kristine064 I will be sure to send what I can payday is coming and I will be sure to get some Cliff Bars."
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