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Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.

Started this discussion. Last reply by Betty Ann Jan 25. 4 Replies

Hi fellow marine family members, I sent a package to my marine at Camp Kinser in Japan on Dec 10th. via USPS. The tracking shows it was "delivered to an Agent" at the FPO on Dec 29th. He still…Continue

 

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Betty Ann replied to Betty Ann's discussion Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.
"Thanks for your response! He said he was going to speak to his S1. Hopefully he'll be able to get it before he leaves!"
Jan 25
TigersGirl replied to Betty Ann's discussion Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.
"It sounds to me like there is some confusion about the mail pick up process. Mail generally arrives at a central location on base and then each unit has a mail clerk who picks up and delivers the mail to individuals. The mail clerk must be…"
Jan 24
Betty Ann posted a status
"Thank you all! I spoke with his recruiter and i guess this is not uncommon. On his advice I'll have him talk to his S1. Wish us luck."
Jan 23
alex2toes replied to Betty Ann's discussion Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.
"I cannot believe that he is not allowed to go collect his package. He needs to get this clarified with his NCOs."
Jan 22
alex2toes left a comment for Betty Ann
"Even if, for some unknown reason, he was not allowed to go to the post office. The designated person that picks up the mail should be able to collect that package.  The only exception to this would be if it was a signature required and then,…"
Jan 22
jo left a comment for Betty Ann
"after many years being on the mfn......i have never heard of a marine not allowed to go to the fpo.......theres something wrong.....have him contact his sgt to find out the reason he s not allow to get his package"
Jan 21
Betty Ann replied to Betty Ann's discussion Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.
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Jan 21
Betty Ann posted a discussion

Package delivered to FPO but not received by my Marine.

Hi fellow marine family members, I sent a package to my marine at Camp Kinser in Japan on Dec 10th. via USPS. The tracking shows it was "delivered to an Agent" at the FPO on Dec 29th. He still doesn't have his package. He informed me that he is not allowed to go to the post office and that someone authorized can only go. Since Dec 29th other marines in his company have received packages and envelopes but he has not gotten his. He just learned he'll be leaving this camp soon. I would really like…See More
Jan 21

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At 8:34am on January 22, 2017, alex2toes said…

Even if, for some unknown reason, he was not allowed to go to the post office. The designated person that picks up the mail should be able to collect that package.  The only exception to this would be if it was a signature required and then, the Marine on the address would collect the package.

At 6:46pm on January 21, 2017, jo said…

after many years being on the mfn......i have never heard of a marine not allowed to go to the fpo.......theres something wrong.....have him contact his sgt to find out the reason he s not allow to get his package

At 8:50pm on December 12, 2016, Trigirl53 said…
Hi Betty Ann!
Wow...as far away as it must seem...what an awesome experience for your Marine!
I hope that you've got lots of family and friends nearby, as well as interests/hobbies that you enjoy just for you!? And of course, you've got us here...I've found everyone here to be such a blessing...a "family" for sure <3
Take care, MoM!!
At 4:09pm on December 12, 2016, alex2toes said…

Here is our Okinawa page, hope you can find some useful information there.

http://marinefamilynetwork.com/group/okinawa?

There is a Christmas discussion permalinked on the main page.

At 5:34am on December 12, 2016, Trigirl53 said…
Hello and welcome to our "Network Family"!
This is a wonderful place to be, for support and information! My son just recently graduated from PI and I don't know where I'd be without everyone here :) How long ago did your Marine graduate?
Take care and know that we're here!
At 1:10pm on December 9, 2016, 1~DadinNova (Rich) said…

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