Marines


Photos
MCRD Parris Island Photo Gallery
Photo of Maj. Anthony A. Millette
PARRIS ISLAND MUSEUM
Photo of Gunnery Sgt. Jonathan T. Swaffer
Photo of 1st Sgt. Jacob W. Verschage
Photo of Capt. Reynaldo N. Gutierrez
Photo of SgtMaj. Carter
Photo of Lt.Col. Dunning
Photo of SgtMaj. Kenneth S. Williamson
Photo of SgtMaj. John R. Preston
A recruit with Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, low crawls through the mud during the Mariana Islands event of the Crucible on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Oct. 22, 2021. During the 24 individual events of the Crucible, recruits are broken down into squads to face challenges that test their physical strength and teamwork skills they've developed throughout training. 



(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
A recruit with Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, fireman carries his partner during the Crucible on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Oct. 22, 2021. During the 24 individual events of the Crucible, recruits are broken down into squads to face challenges that test their physical strength and teamwork skills they've developed throughout training. 



(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
A recruit with Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, fireman carries his partner during the Crucible on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Oct. 22, 2021. During the 24 individual events of the Crucible, recruits are broken down into squads to face challenges that test their physical strength and teamwork skills they've developed throughout training. 



(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
Drill Instructors and staff with Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, watch and observe as their recruits battle each other during boxing bouts on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Oct. 8, 2020. The Crucible is the final test of physical and mental endurance recruits will face before earning the title United States Marine, and is a culmination of all of the skills learned throughout recruit training.



(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Dana Beesley)
Marines with Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, pray before introducing themselves to their new platoons on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C., Oct. 16, 2021. Oscar Company will spend Forming Day learning the rules and regulations of recruit training. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Ryan Hageali)
Photo of Capt. Romell A. Boyce
Photo of Maj. Anliker
After being medically discharged from recruit training for asthma in 2013, Pfc. Austin Hershberger shares his story of resilience and grit achieving his dream of becoming a United States Marine. He graduated with Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, on Aug. 13, 2021. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Godfrey Ampong)
After 30 years of service, Sgt. Maj. William C. Carter retired from the United States Marine Corps. As he reflects back on his career, he still carries the values instilled in him as a young man.
Rct. Rafael Rodriguez, with Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, conducts an interview on Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island S.C., September 2, 2021. The twins are from Hinesville Ga. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Michelle Brudnicki)
Sergeants Brittany Guadalupe and Adilene Sanchez not only share the bond of being drill instructors together on Parris Island, but also a years-long friendship that dates back to their entry level training at Low Altitude Air Defense School (LAAD).



(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Dana Beesley)