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Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Western Recruiting Region

San Diego, CA
Graduation Program

December 7, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Dec 7. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Cpl. Brooke C. Woods

Nov 30, 2018 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Nov 30. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez.

Nov 16, 2018  Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
The guides of Fox Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, present the guidons before returning them to their drill instructors during graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Nov 16. These guidons have been carried by the platoon guides for the duration of training, and this portion of the ceremony marks the disbanding of the platoons. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.

Nov 09, 2018 Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Nov 09. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Cpl. Brooke C. Woods

November 02, 2018 Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Nov 02. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez


October 26, 2018 Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct 26. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jesula


October 19, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, greeted loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct 19. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. P
hoto by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist

October 12, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
The guides of Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, present the guidons before returning them to their drill instructors during graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct 12. These guidons have been carried by the platoon guides for the duration of training, and this portion of the ceremony marks the disbanding of the platoons. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzales

October 5, 2018 Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct 5. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Cpl. Brooke C. Woods

September 21, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
The honor graduates with Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, present guidons during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photos by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez.

September 14, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept 14. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jesula Jeanlouis.

September 7, 2018 Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept 7. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.
Photos by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia.
 

August 31, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 31 . Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia.

August 17, 2018  Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 17. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.
 

August 10, 2018  Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug 10. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.

July 27, 2018 Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 27. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist


July 20, 2018 Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 20. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.
Photo by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist.

July 13, 2018 Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 13. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.
Photo by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist.

June 29, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines from Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, greets loved ones after graduating from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 29. After graduation, all Marines are given 10 days of leave before taking the next step in training. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.

June 15, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
The guides of Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, present the guidons before returning them to their drill instructors during graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June. 15. These guidons have been carried by the platoon guides for the duration of training, and this portion of the ceremony marks the disbanding of the platoons. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.

June 8, 2018 Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Jesula Jeanlouis.

June 1, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

May 25, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
The guides of India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, present the guidons before returning them to their drill instructors during graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, May. 25th. These guidons have been carried by the platoon guides for the duration of training, and this portion of the ceremony marks the disbanding of the platoons. Annually, more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained at MCRD San Diego.

May 4, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego. Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia.

April 20, 2018 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion.
Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

April 13, 2018, Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
The honor graduates with Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, present guidons during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.
Photos by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist.

April 6, 2018, Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion

The honor graduates with Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, present guidons during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.
 Photos by: Lance Cpl. Jose Gonzalez.

 

March 16, 2018, Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion

Marines with Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.
Photo by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia.

 

March 9, 2018, Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.Photo by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist.

 

March 2, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion

Marines with Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.
Photos by: Lance Cpl. Christian M. Garcia.


February 23, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion 
Marines with Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. These Marines are the first to graduate from the fourth-phase curriculum, a recent change in the recruit training schedule. Welcome to the 4th Phase. Photo by: Lance Cpl. JoseGonzalez)

February 2, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion

Marines with Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

 

January 19, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion

Marines with India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

Photos by: Lance Cpl. Alexander L. Gist.

 

January 12, 2018 Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen William J. Bowers, left, commanding general of Marine Corps University, Marine Corps Base Quantico, salutes with Brig. Gen. William M. Jurney, commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) San Diego and the Western Recruiting Region, as the U.S. flag and Marine Corps colors march by at MCRD San Diego, Calif., Jan. 12, 2018. Bowers was selected as the Parade Reviewing Officer for a Company E recruit graduation ceremony.
Photo by Lance Cpl. Christian M Garcia.


 
January 5, 2018  Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Marines with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

December 21, 2017 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion.
Marines with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, march as a company for the last time during their graduation at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, today. Graduation takes place at the completion of a thirteen-week transformation including training in drill, marksmanship, basic combat skills and Marine Corps customs and traditions. Annually more than 17,000 males recruited from the Western Recruiting Region are trained aboard MCRD San Diego.

Grad Program

Each graduation week has its own graduation program in which the staff and new Marines are listed.
Click the link (left) to view and download or click on the links below.
December 7, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
Nov 30, 2018 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
Nov 16, 2018  Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
Nov 09, 2018 Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
November 02, 2018 Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
October 26, 2018 Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
October 19, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
October 12, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
October 5, 2018 Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
September 21, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
September 14, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
September 7, 2018 Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
August 31, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
August 17, 2018  Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
August 10, 2018  Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
July 27, 2018 Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
July 20, 2018 Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
July 13, 2018 Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
June 29, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
June 15, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
June 8, 2018 Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
June 1, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
May 25, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
May 4, 2018 Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
April 20, 2018 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion.
April 13, 2018, Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
April 6, 2018, Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
March 16, 2018, Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
March 9, 2018, Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
March 2, 2018 Alpha Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
February 23, 2018 Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion 
February 2, 2018 Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
January 19, 2018 India Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion
January 12, 2018 Echo Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion
January 5, 2018  Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion
December 21, 2017 Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion.