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MCRD Parris Island


MCRD Parris Island

Eastern Recruiting Region

"We Make Marines"
Recruit Training Regiment

The Recruit Training Regiment comprises five battalions as well as the Drill Instructor School. RTR is the headquarters for all administrative and command functions concerning the basic training of recruits.

The Recruit Training Regiment implements the standards established by the Commandant of the Marine Corps to train, teach, mentor and above all lead recruits through a demanding standards-based training system.