Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 07

Formed: September 24, 2019Graduates: November 15, 2019 At the beginning of training, 07 weeks ago, people from the Medical Staff to the Chaplains assured us that things would get better. Now, on the last Saturday of training we look back […]


Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 06

Formed: September 24, 2019Graduates: November 15, 2019 Week 06 draws closed and the finish line is so close we can taste it A-198 truly became a senior company this week, fit, ready and disciplined. We earned the physical fitness and […]


Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 05

Formed: September 24, 2019Graduates: November 15, 2019 At the end of Week 05, Alpha Company is seeing the comradery that has been built within the company. All throughout the Confidence Course today, shipmates were cheering on other shipmates. Search and […]


Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 04

Formed: September 24, 2019Graduates: November 15, 2019 Week 04 is the week Alfa-198 began to learn how to be a grown-up company. With the end of this week, we approach the midpoint of the program. It was a week of […]


Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 03

Formed: September 24, 2019 Graduates: November 15, 2019 Forming week is far behind us, and the storms of indoctrination weekend have since faded into the horizon. Now week 03 has come to an end, and the process of normalization is […]


Yankee 197 Recruit Journal Week 05

Formed: September 10, 2019Graduates: November 01, 2019 So many things happened this week, both good and bad. We went on our company cadence-run through Cape May. The crowds at the local shops and restaurants were cheering us on as if […]


Alpha 198 Recruit Journal Week 02

Formed: September 24, 2019 Graduates: November 15, 2019 Week 02 is at an end and Alpha-198 continues meandering into basic competency. It was not an easy week for us, not a week of complacency, but one of upheaval and stress. […]