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India 189 Recruit Journal: Week 07

India 189 Recruit Journal: Week 07 Formed:Jan. 7, 2014 Graduates: February 28, 2014 Week 07 for India company was different than the rest. There was a lot more classes and work to be done. We had to work as a […]


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India-189:Recruit Journal Week 06

India-189 Recruit Journal: Week 06 Formed: Jan. 7, 2014 Graduates: Feb. 28, 2014 Week 06 began with two more reversions at midday chow. The loss of our shipmates made India 189 remember that although the end is in sight, this […]


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Recruit Journal India 189: Week 05

Formed: Jan. 7, 2014 Graduates: Feb. 28, 2014 Boot camp isn’t fun. How not-fun is boot camp? Here’s some perspective: for many of I-189, the most anticipated event of the week was our dental appointments. Two reasons: There’s music on […]


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India 189 Recruit Journal: Week 04

Formed: Jan. 7, 2014 Graduates: Feb. 28, 2014 27 JAN 14 – 02 FEB 14, INDIA-189, WEEK 04 Week 04 has brought privileges and punishments that India-189 only dreamed of before. I say “dreamed of” because boot camp has invaded […]


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India 189 Recruit Journal: Week 03

Formed: Jan. 7, 2014 Graduates: Feb. 28, 2014 20 – 26 Jan 14, Summary Week 03 Week 03 brought both deep anxiety and, at length, great relief to India company. Many of us wondered (and grumbled) at the snow that […]


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India189 Recruit Journal : Week 02

Recruit Journal India-189: Week 02 Formed: Jan. 7 2014 Graduates: Feb. 28, 2014 13 Jan 14, Monday, Week 02 Indoctrination Week Summary Driving into Cape May at night for the start of Basic Training invokes a lot of awe – […]