Tag: mcrd


Parris Island: Making Marines for 100 years

A special report on the past and present of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on its 100th anniversary. Read more here: https://www.islandpacket.com/news/local/community/beaufort-news/bg-military/article39395994.html#storylink=cpy


Brief History of MCRD San Diego, 1914-1962

By Elmore A. Champie The Marine Corps Base at San Diego is surrounded by evidences of the Spanish heritage of southern California. Among the more…


USMC Hotel Co. Graduation 2012

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Making Marines – by Michael Kane

Neshaminy High School graduate Michael Kane reflects on his 13 weeks of basic training at Parris Island, SC, to become a United States Marine. Semper…


Boot Camp Hindsight

Marines, What’s one thing you wish you would have known before arriving at MCRD boot camp or OCS? Post your response as a comment below….


Joining the Marines?

So, you’re contemplating the idea of stepping into the realm of the Marines, huh? Well, buckle up, because what I’m about to share should offer…