Clothing displaying vulgarity or profanity will not be permitted. Please consider the weather and climate in the area during your visit to the depot. Parris island during the during the months of through September can experience extreme temperatures and humidity. It has become customary for families and friends to wear the colors of their Marine’s Battalion during the ceremonies.
First Battalion companies: Alpha, Bravo, Charlie, Delta Color: Red
Second Battalion companies: Echo, Fox, Golf, Hotel Color: Yellow
Third Battalion companies: India, Kilo, Lima, Mike Color: Blue
Fourth Battalion companies: Oscar, Papa Color: Maroon