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Yankee 188 Recruit Journal: Week 05

Formed: Sept. 24, 2013 Graduates: Nov. 15, 2013 SUNDAY 20OCT13 Today, our Company Commanders gave us extra responsibility before we even woke up. Our wakeup call was not done through one of their bellowing throats but by our very own […]


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Yankee 188 Recruit Journal: Week 05

Formed: Sept. 24, 2013 Graduates: Nov. 15, 2013 SUNDAY 13OCT13 Another Sunday rolls by at Training Center Cape May. Of course, this also means another week has been marked off the calendar for Yankee-188. All of us are certain to […]


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Yankee 188 Recruit Journal: Week 03

Formed: Sept. 24, 2013 Graduates: Nov. 15, 2013 SATURDAY 05OCT13 Saturday of week 02 deserves the title the ‘Never Ending Day.’ Yankee-188 started the day dark and early once again. Our Lead Company Commander, Petty Officer Garver, informed us that […]


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Yankee 188 Recruit Journal: Weeks 01 & 02

Formed: Sept. 24, 2013 Graduates: Nov. 15, 2013 YANKEE-188 FROM THE BEGINNING TUESDAY 24SEP13 – As the bus drove past the gates, past the sign “Welcome to Cape May,” everyone got quiet. All of the kidding around, the laughing, the […]