"Jake says they can take an advance on their leave days for Christmas. They should all be able to leave DLI when it closes for the holidays unless they have some special circumstance. Encourage your Marine to put in for it soon if he or she wants to…"
"My son has a friend who is a new Marine (and stationed in SD) that told him he could sign out with a buddy during liberty at MCT. I guess he was able to do that. It could depend on the leadership, obviously. IMHO there's still hope, Wifey.…"
"My son just started MCT and is under the impression that he will be learning a Middle Eastern language at DLI. I'll have to let him know that he may be surprised. Can anyone tell me what they do while they wait for a spot to open? And why on…"
"Addresses I found on the SOI website to write your Marine:NON INFANTRYRank, Last Name, First Name, MICompany__, Class__, Platoon__MCT Bn, SOIPSC Box 555091Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5091INFANTRYRank, Last Name, First Name, MICompany__, Class__,…"
Hi Stacey! Thank you for inviting me as a friend. How have things been going for you? This is a wonderful web page to share all sorts of feelings and experiences, so I hope all is going well for you :) talk soon
Yes, Urbandale. Son Jordan graduated last year from there. I havent posted anything, but like reading thru these. I was in the Marines in the 80s so I have a good idea whats going on for them. still not easy knowing what they are going through.
Welcome to MFN, Stacey. We’re happy to see you! Enjoy exploring our message board home.
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