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Recruits with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, attend a chapel service at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept. 9.
Recruits with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, attend a chapel service at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept. 9. Chapel services are a way for recruits to receive spiritual support during recruit training. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jesula Jeanluois
The new Marines of Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during Family Day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept 7
You voted and we listened! Here is this week's Top Shot! The new Marines of Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during Family Day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept 7. After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Echo Company officially graduated from recruit training Sept 8. Photos by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
The new Marines of Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, conduct a motivational run at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 30.
The new Marines of Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, conduct a motivational run at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 30. After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Bravo Company officially graduated from recruit training Aug 31. #USMC #wemakemarines #SemperFidelis #MCRDSD #MarineRecruit Photos by: Cpl. Brooke C. Woods
The new Marines of Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during Family Day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 16.
The new Marines of Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during Family Day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 16. After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Lima Company will officially graduate from recruit training tomorrow. Photos by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
The new Marines of Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, reunite with their loved ones during family day at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 9th.
The new Marines of Fox Company, 2nd 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 Fox Company will officially graduate from recruit training tomorrow. Photos by: Lance Cpl. Jesula JeanLouis
Recruits with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, swing across an obstacle during Confidence Course I at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 30.
You voted, and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! Recruits with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, swing across an obstacle during Confidence Course I at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 30. The confidence course challenges recruits to face their fears and overcome them. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Hotel Company is scheduled to graduate Oct. 5. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
Recruits with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, curl a log during a log drill exercise at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 23.
You voted, and we listened! Here is this week's winner Recruits with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, curl a log during a log drill exercise at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 23. Physical training is utilized to strengthen the body and develop a strong character embodying our core values through teamwork. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. India Company is scheduled to graduate Sept. 14. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
Drill instructors with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, give a demonstration during Bayonet Assault Course III at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 17.
WEEKLY TOP SHOT WINNER!!! You voted, and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! Drill instructors with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, give a demonstration during Bayonet Assault Course III at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 17. Recruits were given a safety brief and protective gear prior to starting the event and implemented Marine Corps Martial Arts Program techniques throughout the event. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Bravo Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 31. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
Sergeant Marco A. Casillas, drill instructor, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, corrects a recruit during pick up at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 29.
You voted and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! Sergeant Marco A. Casillas, drill instructor, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, corrects a recruit during pick up at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 29. Throughout recruit training recruits are required to move quickly when ordered from a drill instructor at all times. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Delta Company is scheduled to graduate Sept. 21. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez
New recruits with Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, are welcomed to Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 25.
You voted and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! New recruits with Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, are welcomed to Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 25. From this point, recruits will eat, sleep, and train as a team as they begin the transformation from civilian to Marine. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Delta Company is scheduled to graduate Sept. 21. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez
A recruit with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, muscles through an obstacle at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 19.
WEEKLY TOP SHOT WINNER!!! You voted and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! A recruit with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, muscles through an obstacle at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 19. Recruits were expected to practice discipline by pushing their bodies through every obstacle. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Lima Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 17. Photo by: Cpl. Erick J. ClarosVillalta
Recruits of Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, receive a brief prior to starting the Water Survival Basic Qualification at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 11.
You voted and we listened! Here is this week's top shot! Recruits of Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, receive a brief prior to starting the Water Survival Basic Qualification at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 11. Instructors give in-depth classes and demonstrations to recruits to ensure their success during the swim qualification events. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Fox Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 10.
YOU VOTED AND WE LISTENED! HERE IS THIS WEEK'S TOP SHOT!
YOU VOTED AND WE LISTENED! HERE IS THIS WEEK'S TOP SHOT! The new Marines of Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, greet their families during liberty call at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Hotel Company will officially graduate from recruit training tomorrow. #USMC #wemakemarines #SemperFidelis #MCRDSD #MarineRecruit Photos by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia
The new Marines of Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, prepare to greet their families during liberty call at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, May 31
YOU VOTED AND WE LISTENED! HERE IS THIS WEEK'S TOP SHOT!#motivation #makingmarines #bootcamp #topshot #recruittraining The new Marines of Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, prepare to greet their families during liberty call at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, May 31. After nearly thirteen weeks of training, the Marines of Delta Company officially graduated from recruit training June 1. Photo by: Sgt. Anthony X. Leite
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The Voice finalist Spensha Baker sings the national anthem during the National Memorial Day Concert on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., May 27, 2018. The concertÕs mission is to unite the country in remembrance and appreciation of the fallen and to serve those who are grieving. (DoD Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. James K. McCann)
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India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion during a chapel service at Marine Corps Base Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept. 9, 2018
You voted and we listened! Here is this week's Top Shot! Rear Adm. Gregory Todd, the current Chaplain of the Marine Corps, Deputy Chief of Chaplains, Deputy Director of Religious Ministries gives a sermon to recruits with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion during a chapel service at Marine Corps Base Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept. 9, 2018. Todd assumed his current duties as the 20th Chaplain of the United States Marine Corps in June 2018. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jesula Jeanlouis)
MCRD/WRR Leaders

  Brigadier General Ryan P. Heritage
  Commanding General,
  Western Recruiting Region
  Marine Corps Recruit Depot
  San Diego, CA
 
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  Sergeant Major Devon A. Lee
  Sergeant Major, 
  Western Recruiting Region
  Marine Corps Recruit Depot
  San Diego, CA
 
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