Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island
We make Marines by recruiting quality young men and women and transforming them through the foundations of rigorous basic training, our shared legacy, and a commitment to our core values, preparing them to win our nation’s battles in service to the country.

 

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Patience in the Process
July 2, 2021 | 2:28
Two years after he first stepped on the yellow footprints, Pfc. Nathaniel Mensahsimms, with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, returned to Parris Island determined to complete swim qualification and earn his Eagle, Globe and Anchor. Mensahsimms tells the story of how he wanted to make his dad proud by returning to boot camp and becoming a Marine. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Godfrey Ampong)

Two years after he first stepped on the yellow footprints, Pfc. Nathaniel Mensahsimms, with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, returned to Parris Island determined to complete swim qualification and earn his Eagle, Globe and Anchor. Mensahsimms tells the story of how he wanted to make his dad proud by returning to boot camp and becoming a Marine. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Godfrey Ampong)

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Patience in the Process

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Remembering 9/11: After the Attack

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Bravo Company Grass Week

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Parris Island Dog Training

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Parris Island Marines Adapt and Thrive Despite Global Pandemic

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Fighting Battles

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India and November Company Rappel Tower

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Alpha and Oscar Companies Swim Qualification

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Brother By Blood and Title

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Brig. Gen. Julie L. Nethercot
Commanding General, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region
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Sgt. Maj. William C. Carter
Sergeant Major, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region
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