Mike 198 Recruit Journal Week 06

Week 06 ended with a bang. Literally. Mike-198 learned about firearms and were able to put our knowledge to the test and take it to the range! The range was run by the Gunner’s Mates that instructed recruits through the […]

Mike 198 Recruit Journal Week 05

Formed: February 25, 2020 Graduates: April 17, 2020 Another eventful week for Mike-198! Week 05 was search and rescue week, meaning from the moment we wake up, we have just under 15 minutes to do muster, change into the uniform […]

Mike 198 Recruit Journal Week 04

The air was thick with steam. I could feel the moisture pooling on my jacket as we stepped into the wet room which was awash with red light. Shadows flickered and danced across the faces of recruits as they stared […]

Mike 198 Recruit Journal Week 03

Today started with quit the realization. I was in front of the mirror shaving and I noticed that the normal orchestra of coughs had gotten quieter. Perhaps M-198 is getting passed the Cape May crud or maybe we all just […]

Mike 198 Recruit Journal Week 02

The sunrises and sunsets at Cape May are beautiful. Mike Company 198 knows this all too well because we are doing intensive training when dawn breaks and when evening falls. Today was sunny and cold, but the company would rather […]