For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits


For Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits

This group is a place for Wives, Fiancées and Girlfriends of Recruits to connect and share on the OpSEC compliant, Inc. Marine Family Network Community.






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Discussion Forum

Distracted :/

Started by lizabeth. Last reply by alex2toes Sep 27. 2 Replies

Dealing with boot camp.

Started by Ggirl. Last reply by alex2toes Sep 14. 31 Replies


Started by Maddy. Last reply by 1~iansdad (Jeff) Jul 22. 10 Replies

How to Cope while he is at Boot Camp

Started by littlemarinewife. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Jul 14. 10 Replies

Beginning of bootcamp.

Started by Natasha. Last reply by Maggie Jun 29. 9 Replies

Boot Camp Soon!

Started by Maddy. Last reply by JEANDCC Jun 19. 2 Replies

First Time Going Through Bootcamp

Started by Marinegf9797. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Jun 8. 4 Replies

Surprising Him at Graduation

Started by HappyPanda. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) May 27. 4 Replies

No letters received in 3 weeks.

Started by TEEDUBS. Last reply by Ginnyb98 Apr 28. 18 Replies

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Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on October 19, 2015 at 6:28pm
Here are a few good blogs and advice from other girlfriends of recruits and wives of Marines.
As Tiger'sGirl has said, each person's experience may be different but these blogs are a good place to start.

Boot camp advice- from a girlfriend point of view

Married to a Marine <3

Life as a career Marine Wife

a Wife can still have a Life!
Comment by Kayla Clark on October 19, 2015 at 2:19pm
My boyfriend left on the same day too!
Comment by Kacee Lambert on October 15, 2015 at 6:58pm
Thank you!! :)
Comment by TigersGirl on October 15, 2015 at 5:49pm

Welcome, Kacee! If you read through some of the old posts, you'll find lots of advice and comments from ladies who have been in the same position as you. My main recommendations is "Be Flexible." You can learn tons from this website about the Marine Corps and how things usually work, but everyone's experience is a little different.

Comment by Kacee Lambert on October 15, 2015 at 4:05pm
Does anyone have any advice for a girlfriend who is really new to this experience? My boyfriend just swore in and I'm nervous. I have been told so many negative things about dating someone in the marines. If anyone has any information they found out and wish they had known at he beginning it would be really helpful. Thanks!
Comment by Bill Wannall on August 13, 2015 at 10:40am
Could someone private message me the web page to create FB pic of recruits last name and plt#. Sons girlfriend wants to make one. ThNks
Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on June 6, 2015 at 6:14pm
Be sure to look through the groups under general categories, like the general topics and family day and graduation and follow those groups too. Lots of good information!
Comment by ASLReBecca on June 6, 2015 at 2:45pm

Thanks so much Keri and Alex2toes. I found the groups and have joined one, waiting patiently for approval to the other two. Phew! Yay!

Comment by 1~Keri (HCC) on June 6, 2015 at 9:02am
Welcome aboard ASLReBecca! :)
Comment by alex2toes on June 6, 2015 at 8:35am

ASLReBecca, you can always find it by going to Groups in  the header at the top of the page.


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