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Welcome Aboard Letter pdf iconfrom the Command Officer!

Welcome Aboard Info:

If you have not already, please reach out to the Command Sponsor at: and provide your name and contact information before you report to the Pre-Commissioning Detachment. Sponsors are here to help you with any questions or concerns during your transition, as well as, assist you with your check in process upon reporting aboard. Also, please note the Command Duty Officer’s contact number is (619) 708-7428, if you encounter any issues along the way.

PAO e-mail address:

Mailing Address:

Commanding Officer USS CARL M. LEVIN (DDG 120) UNIT 100211 BOX 1 FPO AP 96692

CDO PHONE: (202) 412-9289
DDG-120 Quarterdeck Phone Number: (207) 442-5188

Where to Report

  • PCU Bath, ME: 590 Washington St. Bath, ME 04530.


The uniform of the day is Summer White/Winter Blue for Junior personnel and for Senior personnel. The working uniform is NWU Type III for Junior personnel and for Senior personnel.

Daily Routine

Normal working hours are from 0700 to 1600.

Navy Family Service Center

Naval Base San Diego provides numerous information and referral services; these include crisis intervention and after-hours Navy Relief assistance. In addition, relocation and spouse employment assistance are also available.

For more information, please visit the following websites:

Navy Region Southwest (San Diego):

Request a Sponsor:

Click here to request a sponsor.

Please visit NP2 for information regarding your PCS move and Travel Pay Entitlements at


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

1. What is an Ombudsman?
Every Command has an Ombudsman who is a spouse of a sailor at the Command. The Ombudsman serves as the liaison between the command and the families. The Ombudsman is the point of contact for the families. He or she can assist families with navigating through Navy life through resources and information.

2. How can an Ombudsman help me?
Navy Family Ombudsmen are key resources for family members, particularly during deployments. Ombudsmen maintain current resource files with information on military and civilian community agencies that can help families solve a variety of problems, and successfully meet the challenges they face before, during, and after deployments. In addition to providing referral information, Ombudsmen can facilitate communication between the Command and family members. Ombudsmen may publish or contribute to command newsletters or maintain care lines, which have recorded messages with information for command families that can be accessed 24 hours a day. Ombudsmen can also assist families in contacting the Command for a variety of reasons.

3. What is the role of the COMNAVSURFPAC Force Ombudsman?
The Force Ombudsman provides oversight and guidance for all the Surface Ship's Ombudsmen in the Pacific Fleet Area of Responsibility. You can contact the Surface Forces Ombudsman at (619) 301-6983 or send an email to

4. What is an IA assignment or tour?
An IA is an Individual Augmentee. A Sailor may receive orders to go IA and this means that he or she will deploy as an Individual, not with their command. Sometimes an IA will deploy and be stationed with another branch of the Military.

5. What is NFAAS?
Navy Family Accountability and Assessment System. This is how the Navy will track your family and assess your needs during an emergency.

6. How can I find out more about medical, dental or Navy family resources?
Contact your Command Ombudsman. He or she will guide you to your resources.

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