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At 8:53pm on May 3, 2017, Stephanie Wilaby said…

Thank you!

At 1:05pm on April 25, 2017, MomFidelis said…

Thanks for the add!

At 9:37am on April 24, 2017, Michelle Leidich said…
My son is starting in Parris Island on May 1st
At 9:18am on April 19, 2017, ProudMom said…
Thank u kindly
At 7:18pm on April 12, 2017, Kelley said…

Thanks Rich for the add!!

At 11:45am on April 4, 2017, Missingmyboy08 said…

He is graduating MCT Hotel Company Platoon 1 this morning then headed to his MOS.

At 10:34am on March 31, 2017, troys mom said…

My son is in Parris Island- I am the mom. 

At 10:34am on March 31, 2017, troys mom said…

Hi- I am new to this and have a question- my son got recycled- from Fox to Lima in boot camp- for doing something wrong- eating where he wasn't supposed to- so he got another 6 weeks- my question is this- is LIMA in anyway significantly different from Fox co.? I am trying to figure out if he is in another unit- special for those 'recycled'- or just another graduation date. Please help me understand what has happened. 


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

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