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Naval Station, NTC Great Lakes

Naval Station, Great Lakes, Illinois. Home of Naval Training Center, Great Lakes.

Veterans: 72
Latest Activity: Jan 20

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Company 444 Sept 1963

Started by Anthony G Fowler Sr. Last reply by Anthony G Fowler Sr Nov 19, 2017. 2 Replies

galley 409/school side

Started by terry l barentsen Oct 14, 2012. 0 Replies

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Comment by Robin Bear on January 21, 2014 at 1:44pm

Attended ET "A" School Aug '81 - Apr '82.  That was another polar vortex winter!

Comment by David M. Kent on January 18, 2014 at 11:11pm


Comment by Jackie Solomon McNabb on December 8, 2013 at 12:27pm

Attended IC C School (Gyro School) in 82

Comment by Douglas James Riley on May 6, 2013 at 9:32pm
BP&E and Engineman A school June 71 to Aug 71. Great weather after that freezing cold boot camp on the other side of the base (March to June)!
Comment by Bryan Brandvold on April 16, 2013 at 5:40pm

I taught MM/BT "A" School from 1983-1987, it was quite ironic I met one of my former students who is a fellow employee at Norfolk Naval Shipyard. Despite the cold winters and all the marching it was one of my favorite commands.

Comment by Peter H St Onge on April 16, 2013 at 10:18am

went to boot camp Aug. 1976 25th Bat. Co. 239 Straub Strutters

Comment by Mark Whitehead on April 13, 2013 at 1:12am

Attended EM-A school Fall/Winter of 74, GSE-A & C schools Fall/Winter of 78.

Comment by Ronnie Larsen on December 27, 2012 at 3:49pm

Company 502, October 15, 1959 - December 19, 1959, Camp Moffett,  BT1 Gorden Adams was our CO.  Service week, across the road at Camp Porter, cleaning the GI cans in the mess hall.

Comment by Frank Nadeau on December 21, 2012 at 3:27pm

Attended ET"A" School Feb '59 - Jan '60.

Comment by kenneth mcdowell on September 22, 2012 at 6:07pm

I went to Great Lakes in Mar 59 was in Co.151 Chief Hanson was the pusher.  I was the mail clerk, who knew that I would. retire from the U.S. Postal service some years later.  Ken Mcdowell HMC USN RET.  9/22/12


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