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1965 Great Lakes Navy Boot Camp Graduation Books

In the course of his training in 1965, 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.

1965 Keel Graduation Books

Front Cover, Navy Boot Camp 1965 Company 231 The Keel

Roster for Recruit Company 231 for 1965, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: E. B. Morey, MMC. Commenced Training 25 June 1965; Completed Training 23 August 1965. 82 Men graduated.

Front Cover, Navy Boot Camp 1965 Company 356 The Keel

Roster for Recruit Company 356 for 1965, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: S. L. Darr, RDI. Training commenced 12 August 1965 and concluded on 8 October 1965. 80 Men Graduated.

Front Cover, Navy Boot Camp 1965 Company 410 The Keel

Roster for Recruit Company 410 for 1965, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: P. H. Shipley, BMC. Commenced Training 1 September 1965; Completed Training 14 October 1965. 85 Men Graduated.

Front Cover, Navy Boot Camp 1965 Company 453 The Keel

Roster for Recruit Company 453 for 1965, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. Company Commander: N. A. Dixson, CTMC. Training commenced 15 Sepbember 1965 and concluded on 22 October 1965. 95 Men Graduated.

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Roster for Recruit Company 672 for 1965, United States Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois. P. Strogie, Company Commander. Training Commenced 15 November 1965 and concluded on 18 December 1965. 93 Men Graduated.

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