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Company 053 (1972)

Hey, shipmates! Anyone out there who was part of Company 053 at Great Lakes in early 1972?  Bill Ditewig RPOC, Co. 053

Started by William Thomas Ditewig

0 Sep 12, 2017

Co. 299 RTC Great Lakes Ill.

First time I ever flew in an airplane. Arrived O Hare as a 17 year old. Boot camp was like life on another planet compared to what I was us…

Started by Daryl Clint Lynch

0 Mar 1, 2017

Boot camp

Went to boot camp at GL in 1963 October , company 505 when I was checking the keel mags I could never find that company, or my picture anyw…

Started by Walter Zappa

0 Sep 10, 2015

Arrived at RTC Sept 14 1965 left GLakes MM 'Á' school April 1965

Seems like I ended up in CO 454 - BM1 Monday was CC - I was separated from company upon graduation - went to holding co waiting disciplinar…

Started by Glenn D Ponder

0 Aug 10, 2015

Boot Camp 1976 Company 161

Anyone else in this Recruit Company?

Started by Dave Davison

4 Jul 15, 2014
Reply by Douglas James Riley

Company 249

Looking for anyone from Company 249 in 1973.

Started by Martin George Gnandt

1 Jul 6, 2014
Reply by James Franklin Benson

looking for company 134 1979

Anyone from company 134 1979

Started by mark antoney pederzolli

2 May 28, 2014
Reply by Stick

Your Stories are Needed

All right everyone … Here is your chance to contribute and have your stories published in an upcoming book. I have been asked by one of our…

Started by Gary D. Mickle

2 Nov 29, 2013
Reply by Gary D. Mickle

boot camp

wm. gardner co.588 dec. 1959

Started by Wm. E. Gardner

7 Oct 19, 2013
Reply by Jack Washburn

Seeking Basic Training Company Members

I went through recruit training at Great Lakes beginning in March, 1968 as a Naval Reservist.  I was in Company AO-023 and our Company Comm…

Started by Gary D. Mickle

1 Oct 14, 2013
Reply by michael kerkes


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