Navy Dads

Bootcamp Forum (419)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Basic Training Departure

My daughter leaves in nine days I think we have prepared everything for her to make the transition into the military smooth.  We set up a N…

Started by RYAN J RICE

1 Sep 8
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)

ColorTest and AD RATE

my Son just got his Rate of AD taken away 3rd week of bootcamp based on the color test with the numbers and dots. I do not know if there is…

Started by Scott Gilreath

5 Jun 10
Reply by Scott Gilreath

No letter? It’s been 4 solid weeks. Anyone else?

My name is Daniel and my girlfriend left to RTC 4 solid weeks ago. She always said I’ll write you and that she wanted tons of letters from…

Started by Daniel

5 May 15
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

Shortened boot camp?

My future nuke finally got the call that he's leaving next week. Originally we were told we would have a couple weeks notice, but we got 7…

Started by Tony Goss

5 Dec 23, 2017
Reply by Tony Goss

Trench/Immersion foot

Hello, My son graduated back on 22 Nov. Come to find out he's dealing with a mild case of immersion foot. Any other folks here have a sailo…

Started by Stephen Frederick Nelson

1 Dec 5, 2017
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

My son heading off to BootCamp Nov 9th

Just curious if Companies fill up just as close to the major Holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years) as during the rest of the year a…

Started by Terry Wehner

3 Nov 15, 2017
Reply by Billy

Son Shipped Out Today

His sister and I (along with GF and another) went to MEPS Nashville and saw him off today. I think that he will be landing at O'Hare around…

Started by Sammy Payne

1 Aug 9, 2017
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

graduation question (arrival time and photos)

My son's PIR is Aug 4th.  I know the gates do not open till 6:30 am but was wondering how early should we arrive. Next is any advice on wha…


2 Jul 23, 2017
Reply by NavyDads CoAdmin Jim Gramza

Boot camp & A-school

Hello Everyone. Thanks for accepting me to this group. I wanted to join to learn and see what my son is experiencing through boot camp. He…

Started by Gregory Wayne Gatlin

4 Jul 17, 2017
Reply by Phil Halmers

Week 7 or week 8?

I'm confused.  My sailor is scheduled for PIR on 7/21, next week.  So, are they doing Battle Stations this week or next?  I read somewhere…

Started by Jennifer Helgans

5 Jul 14, 2017
Reply by NavyDads Admin (Paul)



NavyDads mission is to Provide Support, Encouragement, and Knowledge to Sailors and their Families throughout their Journey together in the United States Navy.

Google-Based NavyDads Search

  only search NavyDads

Blog Posts

Tiger Cruise

Posted by John Sonnenberg on September 26, 2018 at 9:08pm 0 Comments

Disappointment, but a new start

Posted by Mike Bubb on June 17, 2018 at 2:26pm 1 Comment

Tiger Cruise 2018

Posted by Kristine ODea on June 14, 2018 at 7:30pm 1 Comment


Posted by Steve Anderson on June 7, 2018 at 11:30am 0 Comments

I need some sage advice!

Posted by David Charlton Hall on March 28, 2018 at 10:28pm 3 Comments

© 2018   Created by E.G. - ND's Creator/Admin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service