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U.S. Marine Corps Rct. Logan B. Wright, a recruit with Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, provides security at a 12 stall event during the crucible at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, Nov. 15, 2022.
Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego
New U.S. Marines with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, conduct a pass in review during a graduation ceremony at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Nov. 9, 2022.
A U.S. Marine Corps drill instructor with Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, demonstrates an obstacle during the confidence course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct. 31, 2022. The confidence course is composed of a series of obstacles built to test recruits' physical and mental endurance and strength. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Julian Elliott-Drouin)
U.S. Marine Corps recruit Jacob Rawling, a recruit with Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, participates in the Crucible at Camp Pendleton, California, Oct. 17, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps recruits with Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, conduct the reverse climb during the confidence course at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Oct. 11, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Jonathan Parks with Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, conducts team bicep curls during a log drill exercise at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Sept. 26, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps recruits with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, prepare for the bayonet assault course at Marine Corps at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 30, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps recruits with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, practice close order drill at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 18, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps recruits with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, squat with a log during a log drill exercise at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 15, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Kaleb J. Wilson with Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, executes squats during log drills at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, Aug. 8, 2022.
Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego
U.S. Marine Corps Gunnery Sgt. Jashwa Rivera, a Chief Drill Instructor with Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, leads warm ups during a physical training session at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 26, 2022.
A U.S. Marine Corps recruit with Mike Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion fires at his target during a table one live fire exercise at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, July 19, 2022
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Thomas McKnight, a martial arts instructor with Recruit Training Regiment, teaches recruits bayonet assault techniques on Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, July 6, 2022.
U.S. Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Jason L. Morris, Commanding General for Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) San Diego, and the Western Recruiting Region, and veterans with Alpha Company, First Battalion, First Marine Division, take a group photo at MCRD San Diego, June 24, 2022.
Larry D. Lewis, a Marine veteran who served with Alpha Company, First Battalion, First Marine Division, receives the Bronze Star Medal at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 24, 2022.
Michael B. Ker, a Navy veteran who served with Alpha Company, First Battalion, First Marine Division, receives the Bronze Star Medal at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 24, 2022.
A new U.S. Marine with Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, is greeted by a loved one during a graduation ceremony at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 24, 2022.
John Ligato III, a Marine veteran who served with Alpha Company, First Battalion, First Marine Division, receives the Bronze Star Medal at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, June 24, 2022.