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Papa Company 189: Week 03 Journal

Week 03 has come to an end for PAPA-189. Through the blood, sweat, and tears we are proud to have made it this far with such tough Company Commanders but most of us are grateful for them. We never suspected […]


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Oscar Company 189: Recruit Journal

  Well where to begin? Today was incredible we started early in the morning with a march down to the beach. Our company commanders halted us facing the ocean. For a while the only sound was the waves crashing on […]


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Lima 189 Recruit Journal Week: 07

Lima 189 Recruit Journal Week: 07 Formed: Feb. 11, 2014 Graduates: April 4, 2014 24MAR14 Week 07 There’s nothing quite like hopping out of a rack at 0500 in the morning and sleepily trying to dodge goose poo on your […]


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Oscar 189 Recruit Journal Week: 04

Oscar 189 Recruit Journal Week: 04 Formed: March 11, 2014 Graduates: May 2, 2014 This is it, the half way point in our training. So much has happened this past week: we learned how to shoot with the air-gun type […]


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Recruit Journal Papa 189 Week: 02

Recruit Journal Papa 189 Week: 02 Formed: March 25, 2014 Graduates: May 16, 2014 Arrival at training center Cape May was nerve-racking for everyone in PAPA-189. First thing we learned before we got off that bus was how to make […]


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Mike 189 Recruit Journal Week: 04

Mike 189 Recruit Journal Week: 04 Formed: Feb. 25, 2014 Graduates: April 18, 2014 Just like every other week that we’ve been here was filled by our company’s flaws and punishments. There’s never a day that we do not mess […]


Coast Guard members at Training Center Cape May, N.J., wore their service dress blue uniforms to raise awareness and facilitate discussion about sexual assault in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month Wednesday.

Coast Guard dresses up to stand up to sexual assault

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Coast Guard members at Training Center Cape May, N.J., wore their service dress blue uniforms to raise awareness and facilitate discussion about sexual assault in honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month Wednesday. Service Dress Blue Day, […]


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Mike 189 Recruit Journal Week: 05

Mike 189 Recruit Journal Week: 05 Formed: Feb. 25, 2014 Graduates: April 18, 2014 Every week our company has a new schedule to adjust to. This week, our speed was truly put to the test when we were given a […]


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Oscar 189 Recruit Journal Week: 02

Oscar 189 Recruit Journal Week: 02 Formed: March 11, 2014 Graduates: May 2, 2014 This week has been the most demanding yet, both physically and mentally. It has also been the best yet. We are no longer just a bundled […]


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November 189 Recruit Journal Week: 03

November 189 Recruit Journal Week: 03 Formed: March 4, 2014 Graduates: April 25, 2014 Done! Week 03 is finished and we are moving on to bigger and better things. This past week we have braved snowy weather, dawned survival suits, […]


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