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At 10:33pm on March 22, 2017, Daniel Huber said…

Thank you very much. I do have one question. My son is heading to Camp Lejeun he just finished mos is he going to be able to have family come visit because there shipping him out to Syria after 4 months of being at Camp Lejeun?

At 8:08pm on March 21, 2017, George Weaver said…
First time on here trying 2 figure it all out . My son has been trying to join for 8 monthes but has tattoo in memory of his grampa on his shoulder only a ink line as small as a pea hangs to low and not even filled in has has 4 laser visits hoping this one will work . My problem is they told him he won't go to boot tell Oct he can wait that long . They said they are at there quota . He left college and college football to join is there away after hit tat is gone to get him in faster then Oct he scored a 70 on a practice test . And wants in bad he talked to all our armed forces but wants to be a marine if he joined another branch he would be in already . Any help ideas or anything my son is going crazy he will be 21 end of the month and this is a heavy weight on him he just wants to serve our country thanks for any help
At 9:12am on March 21, 2017, lyonscub said…

Thank you!! Looking forward to getting lots of information from other parents!

At 7:21pm on March 20, 2017, Marilyn said…
Hi, just signed up right along with my son he starts today! I can't stop crying when I think of him, he's never been away from home! I'm sure he's he tells me Mom this is what I want! I was against it but he tells me I can't tell him what to do anymore. He's my youngest of 3 the last one to leave home, so empty without him! Anxiously waiting for my first and only phone call.
At 4:25pm on March 16, 2017, DiamondGoose said…

I have 2 Sons in now. Waiting for my 3rd Son to follow his brothers. They were amazing youngsters, and I couldn't be happier for them!

At 10:25am on March 13, 2017, Cece2017 said…

My Marine is my oldest son he just graduated from basic heading to MCT west tomorrow

At 11:37am on March 10, 2017, Starr said…
Thank you for the welcome and the links for info.

My son is currently in Charlie Company at MCRD PI and scheduled to graduate 2 June.

I've not gotten a First Call as of yet, and that is, in itself, agonising....not knowing the 'why' he wasn't allowed to call.

I hope to get an update via the Charlie Company Facebook page soon.
At 12:38pm on March 6, 2017, Jacquie said…

Thanks for the welcome!

At 2:00pm on March 2, 2017, bgiron29 said…

Thanks, Rich.

At 8:52pm on February 22, 2017, milena said…

thanks  everybody...

I have a  question...  its safe all place sell coockies  food in the base..I  wan made order for my son,  but maybe any recomendationd,,

, I ask   because  I read  about poison food ..thanks

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