Making BCT Easy on Family: Basic Training Q&A

PVT Clifford Brown gives recruits advice on how to make Basic Combat Training easier for their family.

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Hi, my name is Private Clifford Brown, I am about to graduate basic training and I'm here today to answer a question from Tye from Hills, Michigan. Tye writes; "Is there any way to make being in basic training easy for me and my family?"

Well Tye the best way to make it easy on you and your family is to try to write letters and use the phone as much as possible.

During my basic training we were not allowed to use the phone that much. We used it maybe three or four times but I wrote letters every day and I stayed in touch with my family that way.

So Tye the best way to stay in touch with your family is to write letters.