"I am now at the end of week 3!!! Last sunday's phone call was so much better than the first. No tears on his part and only on mine after we hung up. that 15 min flies by. But this week he was finally able to start writing and I've gotten 3…"
"My son arrived at Lackland on July 17th, aftetr the initial phone call telling us he arrived safely we did not get another phone call until the end of week 1, so it is almost 2 weeks before you get a "real" phone call. They only get 15…"
"I got the phone call Sunday night also, after saying hello, my so just said "mama" and started crying. It too ripped out my heart, I wanted to get in the car and drive all night to Lackland to hug my baby. By the end of the call he was…"
"Yes graduation date is the same for all arriving to BMT on July 17th, It's Sept. 13th is their irman run and coin seremony, Friday the 14th is theactual graduation and they get to go off base for the day, Sat. the 15th they get to go off base…"
"When did your son arrive at BMT? My son arrived on July 17th, I haven't heard anything from him other than the initial I have arrived safe call that first night. I got the postcard with his address, but I haven't gotten any phone calls or…"
"My son also just left for BMT on Tuesday. I got the initial phone call about 11pm Tuesday night, unfortunately he did not have an address to give at that time. I emailed the Reception Center and got his address last night. From my understanding from…"