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San Diego, California
Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego Photos
New recruits with Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, are given a Uniform Code of Military Justice brief at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Jan. 8. At this point, recruits are informed of the articles of the UCMJ that apply to them while they are in recruit training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Charlie Company is scheduled to graduate April 6.

Photo by: Sgt. Angelica I. Annastas
A recruit from Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, executes a
knife technique during a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program test at Marine
Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Dec. 20. In addition to knife techniques, the
recruits learned chokes and counterstrikes. Annually, more than 17,000 males
recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.
Echo Company is scheduled to graduate Jan. 12.
Photo by: LCpl. Jose Gonzalez
The new Marines of Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during family day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today.
After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Bravo Company will officially graduate from recruit training tomorrow.

Photos by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist
The new Marines of Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during family day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today.
The new Marines of Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during family day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today.
The new Marines of Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during family day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today.
A drill instructor of Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, instructs a recruit to war cry while crawling through a tunnel during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, attach bayonets to their rifles during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
A recruit from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, crawls under barbed wire during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
A drill instructor from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, instructs a recruit to move faster during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, step over wires during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, crawl through tunnels during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, run to the first obstacle during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, run to the next obstacle during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
A recruit of Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, conducts a straight thrust technique during the Bayonet Assault Course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8.
Recruits from Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, receive a contraband brief during receiving at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 14.
New recruits with Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, are given a Uniform Code of Military Justice brief at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 14.
New recruits of Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, receive a Uniform Code of Military Justice brief at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 14.
Recruits of Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, are welcomed to the depot as they stand on the yellow footprints during receiving at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 14.
Recruits of Mike Company, 3rd recruit Training Battalion, are welcomed to recruit training during receiving at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 14.