Kilo 198 Recruit Journal Week 03

Formed: January 28, 2020 Graduates: March 20, 2020 The air was tense this week, both metaphorically and physically. The air was sharp as nails, our faces fought the blistering, black flag winds, our minds raced at the threat of red […]


Juliet 198 Recruit Journal Week 05

Formed: January 14, 2020Graduates: March 06, 2020 Another Sunday, another week comes to a close and Juliet-198 its one more step to the ultimate reward, graduation from all this sweat, screaming, and pain we call Coast Guard boot camp. As […]


India 198 Recruit Journal Week 06

Formed: January 07, 2020 Graduates: February 28, 2020 Good morning, Friends and Family of India – 198.   Returning from On-Base Liberty tonight, on the verge of Week 07, it seems the last week has gone by in a blur. While […]


Kilo 198 Recruit Journal Week 02

Formed: January 28, 2020                                                                                       Graduates: March 20, 2020 Week 02, it was a week of various emotions, for all shipmates in Kilo-198. It was more of a challenge than we could have expected. Not just physically, but emotionally as […]


Juliet 198 Recruit Journal Week 04

Formed: January 14, 2020 Graduates: March 06, 2020 As the last few recruits of Juliet-198 finally put their head to a pillow and rest, so closes the loud, sweaty saga that was week 04 of Coast Guard Basic Training. While […]


India 198 Recruit Journal Week 05

Formed: January 07, 2020Graduates: February 28, 2020 Good morning, Friends and Family of India – 198. Week 05 is perhaps the busiest and most stressful week India has gone through yet. Every morning we have to be up, take muster, […]


India 198 Recruit Journal Week 04

Formed: January 07, 2020Graduates: February 28, 2020 Despite being told we weren’t ready for it all throughout the previous week, most of India Company has made it through week four. It has been a week of tests. Close order drill […]


Hotel 198 Recruit Journal Week 07

Formed: December 17, 2019 Graduates: February 07, 2020 It’s hard to wrap our watchcovers around the fact that we’ve been here for almost two months. But yet here we stand. Our backs a little straighter, our heads a little higher. […]


Juliet 198 Recruit Journal Week 03

Formed: January 14, 2020 Graduates: March 06, 2020 Week 03 has finally drawn to a close for Juliet 198, and however ready we might be, our next week of training is fast approaching. However, instead of pondering impending doom, it […]


India 198 Recruit Journal Week 03

Good morning, Friends and Family of India – 198. Week three has been a week of extreme challenge and transformation for India 198. As petty Officer Stephens put it, he is forging a chain, the pain is the fire and […]


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