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I Have Family In the Navy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 32 People

    Navy Girls

    I am a Navy brat. My ex was in the Navy. My 20 yr old niece is in the Navy and in Iraq.  And I retired from the Air Force for a reason !!!!! Go Navy!
    1Babe 1Babe 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2008

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    Yeah

    My cousin is. Pretty much everyone on my dad's side was in the navy at some point. That's where my parents met, actually. 
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F Oct 22, 2008

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    My awesome little sister graduated from basic

    training today! I'm so proud of my little sailor! <3
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 6

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    My Story

    My dad is in the Navy. He has been in for 35 yrs. He was in the Gulf War and has been stationed at 8 different bases and been on 5 different carriers. He is now at the Pentagon. I am very proud of him but being raised in the military is very different then being raised in the...
    ArmySrgntWife ArmySrgntWife 22-25, F May 8, 2008

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    My Big Brother.

    Well its been years now and my brother christian joined the navy when i was about 6...its been so long and i miss and worry about him a lot..But then, my worries grew more like if someone grabbed a bag of worries and dumped them all over me....well u see my brother went to...
    XxxHanxxX XxxHanxxX 13-15, F Sep 5, 2012

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    Wish I Had Joined As Well.

    My younger brother joined the Navy 3 years ago with some of his friends from high school. He has always been active and living in Daytona Beach he always was a swimmer and when he was old enough he became a certified diver. Now we works in Damage Control, and is always busy...
    GreenEyedGrl GreenEyedGrl 22-25, F Feb 15, 2010

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    New And Need Some Advice

    Everyone on my dad's side has been in the navy as well as my mom's cousins. My cousin is just coming home from overseas; I'm so proud of him. He's gone from not knowing what he wanted in life to being chief in the Navy. My other cousin who is my age, is married to a Navy sailor...
    lovinghim5 lovinghim5 18-21, F Mar 8, 2011

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    Bro

    My big brother is in the Navy. He is supposed to be a feul specialist, fueling the planes on the ships and putting out fires and such. Right now, he is stationed in Japan, but on his way to Australia. I haven't seen him since before Halloween, 2006. He had been home for two weeks...
    PoeticRejection PoeticRejection 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2007

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    My brother just swore into the navy!

    I'm so proud :') he ships out in February.
    silverthewulf silverthewulf 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2014

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    My Brother!!! I Am So Proud!

    My Brother is currently in the Navy.. I am so proud of him he was headed for trouble. But, now he is doing a great thing being in the Navy.. He doesn't get to see his son very often but, I am glad that he got himself together to do this. He is so brave.. I couldn't be more proud...
    MistressDawn MistressDawn 22-25, F Oct 21, 2008

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    I am a United States NAVY cousin I first posted

    this as a question as there is no such category, but now I'm adding it. How do I get an orange Me Too🍊?
    MissAnthony MissAnthony 41-45, F Mar 10, 2014

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    A Brother and Two Cousins

    My younger brother is a seabee and I am so proud of him,he is a jerk,but I love him.He is gonna go overseas again in a few months.I worry about him all the time.My cousins have been overseas too and my family could not be more proud.
    blackcat blackcat 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 21, 2007

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    I am struggling to be NOTHING like my family. They yell,curse, verbal abuse, never feel sorry, never apologize, never respect me. I want be NOTHING like them. I am afraid to have...
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    I am 15 years old with epilepsy. It has completely taken over my life and has ruined any opportunities for fun, my parents are very protective and I am grateful for that. After a...
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    I have 7 sisters! We are 28, 25, 22, 18, 16, 15, 14, 13. 6 of us were adopted also! I have 15 cousins also and 13 of them are girls! They are all 31, 30, 27, 27, 26, 25, 25, 25, 24...
    YogaBabeChloe YogaBabeChloe 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Well I don't really see my mom because we live in different states and I don't really like her lifestyle of living,like she's on her 4th marriage now and that really bothers me,and...
    anastasia11 anastasia11 26-30, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Let me be very specific. I hate and want nothing to do with my father and mother or any of their children except for my younger sister or my mother's family whom I never met. I...
    RunEun RunEun 22-25, M 9 hrs ago

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    There are times I miss being in the Navy, but there is no way I could do it now.
    BigGuyInKC BigGuyInKC 31-35, M 16 hrs ago

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    Hi everyone! I'm new here and I'm excited to read about similar experiences. My boyfriend is currently at boot camp so we're not too far in the Navy. He will be attending A school...
    Vanessaavalenciaa Vanessaavalenciaa 16-17, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    OH,the good old Mother in law.On disabilty,no savings,but goes on a vaca,spends all her disability money,then comes home w/o a dime to her name ,and the family has to now pay her...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Rant: I do not get along with my fiance's brother's wife.. We went to their house for my fiance's brother's 30th bday, and obviously she was there and it was going well. Then lots...
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Yesterday will be a day I will never forget when the dr told me I have herpes I felt like my whole world just crashed down I've never felt so low in my life I sit here and tell...
    crystalmg crystalmg 22-25, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hey guise! So me and my Fiancé met on Tinder while he was in A-School, we've been dating for a year and 3 months and he's a huge pain in my *** but I love him more than anything I...
    BaybeehToess16 BaybeehToess16 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I just do not understand how someone that is so close to you, like a parent for instance, can make you feel that way.
    Whitbby Whitbby 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    my family wants nothing to do with me, and its always been this way. i used to think if my own family cant love me why would anyone else,but i now know its their loss. but i do...
    cooper3366 cooper3366 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    So today is day one without my little navy man. It was extremely weird waking up and not being able to talk to him but I'm sure it was way weirded for him to wake up to someone...
    kneecoal kneecoal 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    My family is racist. Idk why I'm not racist (which is a good thing) even though I'm surrounded with racist ******** when I grew up. Okay so I get it that my country is not diverse...
    ifyoudontmindhearmeout ifyoudontmindhearmeout 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm hoping for maybe some advice. I'm about to start my senior year of high school but my boyfriend is about to start his journey in the navy. He was a grade above me so he gets...
    alimarie17 alimarie17 16-17, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    im a navy girlfriend :) proud and I love it My boyfriend gets stationed in japan for three years im really hoping you ladies can help me through it and i will help as well :) he is...
    tinarobert1991 tinarobert1991 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    my sister talks a lot because she loves to. and I don't hate her because she doesn't understand certain social queues so she doesn't even know she's doing it. in fact my sister is...
    CreativeKitty CreativeKitty 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    People say I do but really, I consider my tastes average. I like to shop mostly at Ralph Lauren, Burberry, and Lacoste but that's average in my opinion. I also go out every Sunday...
    ricke3 ricke3 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    I'm finding it really hard to trust my partner in the navy, I think it's the distance , it's just so hard , I don't no what to do!! It will be a year before I move to be with him
    emmashepherd85 emmashepherd85 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm leaving for boot camp September 15th. I'm concerned because I'm leaving my loving girlfriend behind and my family and friends as well. I know she won't leave me because I trust...
    Zach7633 Zach7633 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    My boyfriend is a Navy Nuke & I'm proud of him. He leaves for boot camp Sept 15.
    WaitingForSailorSims WaitingForSailorSims 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I hate my sister she is the biggest suck up ever she likes to snitch about me to my parents and say the most nasty sh!t about me i got enough of her
    ThePsychoMantis ThePsychoMantis 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Okay, don't get me wrong. I love my family, but sometimes some of them get on my nerves. Like my dad, I always feel like I have to explain everything to him even if I've already...
    alyssanar123 alyssanar123 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    In you opinion, which is worse: Never knowing your father or wishing you never knew him?
    Outline Outline 18-21, F 11 Responses a week ago

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    I was supposed to go home at 29 July, but when my parents said that we're going home at 1 August, I asked why, and they said that the flights are full and my grandparents flight...
    ifyoudontmindhearmeout ifyoudontmindhearmeout 13-15, F a week ago

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    Don't get me started on my brothers. My older brother is a complete a*s, my little brother is the most annoying human being and my youngest brother has already learned to blame...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jul 26

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    I have had a major fallout with my mother as she hates my husband. She is obsessed with his every move and constantly slags him off to me and the rest of the family. I have hidden...
    Levens Levens 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 26

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