On Pins and Needles
Boot camp recruits get their immunizations during P-Days
How does your world's greatest Navy become the top nautical fighting force the world has ever seen? It all begins with a shot.
P-days are recruits' first real introduction to the Navy. These days are filled with in-processing, uniform issue, and, of course, haircuts. Additionally, certain medical, dental and administrative screenings must take place. Immunizations are a part of this screening.