1960 Great Lakes Navy Boot Camp Graduation Books
In the course of his training the recruit receives both a basic indoctrination in the many skills he will need as a Bluejacket and a broad picture of the entire Navy, its history, traditions, and customs.
Physical training, inoculation against diseases, and training in first aid, physical hygiene, and related subjects form another major part of the recruit training program. Coupled with wholesome food and the active but healthful environment of the training camps, this program results in a noticeable improvement in the physical condition of most recruits.
A sharp break between civilian and Navy life, recruit training is the basic element in any man's time in the Naval service. It is the keel of a career in your Navy.
1960 Keel Graduation Books
Roster for Recruit Company 400 for 1960, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: F. N. Burgess, ENC. Training commenced 31 August 1960 and concluded on 3 November 1960. 77 Men Graduated.
Roster for Recruit Company 464 for 1960, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: R. J. Sulanke, FT1. Training commenced 22 September 1960 and concluded on 28 November 1960. 90 Men Graduated.
Roster for Recruit Company 611 for 1960, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: P. A. Koopman, MMC. Training commenced 9 December 1960 and concluded on 17 February 1961. 88 Men Graduated.