Navy sailors prep for deployment in BX

Navy sailors arrived at the Navy Operational Center in the Bronx today to receive tips ahead of their looming deployment.Sailors and their families listened to

THE BRONX - Navy sailors arrived at the Navy Operational Center in the Bronx today to receive tips ahead of their looming deployment.

Sailors and their families listened to commanding officers, who gave them advice on how to prepare for deployment legally, medically, financially and emotionally.

Experienced sailors also offered tips on how to stay in touch with family through communication methods like Skype.

Outside the auditorium, booths were set up offering information on support groups for Navy wives and employment.

Navy officials say deployment can begin as early as next week.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

At least seven alleged gang member were arrested 1 7 arrested after gang takedown in the Bronx
The incident happened on Feb. 17, on Burnside 2 Man accused of robbing livery driver in the Bronx
3 VIDEO: NY Doll Collection showcases new line of dolls for spring
Police say Keith Wright was escorted out of 4 Bronx bishop faces assault charge
News 12 hit the streets to find out 5 Word on the Street: Favorite U.S President

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE