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Quick Guide: 6 Things To Memorize Before Army Basic Training

Headed to Army Basic Training? Read more. Basic training is an extremely stressful time. Sleep deprivation, physical exhaustion, and yelling instructions doesn't exactly create the ideal study environment. Do yourself a favor by memorizing these 6 things to know and learn before Army Basic Training. By doing this, it should give you a few less ...

How long is Marine Boot Camp?

U.S Marine Boot Camp lasts 12 weeks and is broken into 3 phases. To learn more about each week of Marine Boot Camp, download the SANDBOXX app and be sure to and follow us on social media.  

What’s After Boot Camp?

Next steps for your Marine. New mailing addresses. Future Graduation Dates. Understanding where your Marine is heading after boot camp graduation can be confusing for family and friends. Here is some general information to get you in the know.   After your Marine's 10 days of leave or recruiter's assistance all Marines report to the School ...


SOI: (East & West) Company and Class

To find what Company and Class your Marine is in use these graduation dates charts:


S.O.I (East & West) Mailing Addresses

To send mail to your Marine at MCT EAST please use the following format (Rank, Last Name, First Name, Mi) Company________, Class__-__ Mct Bn, Soi-e, Mcb Psc Box 20161 Camp Lejeune, Nc 28542-0161 To send mail to your Marine at ITB EAST please use the following format.Name Company Infantry Training Battalion School Of Infantry-east Training ...