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Sergeants Course Graduates Show Uncommon Dedication

Sgt. Patricia A. Aliff, a Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island drill instructor, receives a round of applause from her classmates during the Sergeants Course Class 6-13 graduation at the base theater aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Oct. 8. Aliff was the first female Marine to be nominated as both Gung Ho recipient and Honor Graduate.



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This work, Sergeants Course Graduates Show Uncommon Dedication [Image 4 of 4], by Cpl Charles Clark, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.08.2013

Date Posted:10.16.2013 16:44

Photo ID:1035562

VIRIN:131008-M-OY184-067

Resolution:5760x3840

Size:3.79 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

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  • Staff Sgt. Patricia Aliff, a drill instructor with Platoon 4012, Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, shouts commands for her platoon March 3, 2014, during their initial drill evaluation on Parris Island, S.C. Drillmasters, experts on the Marine Corps Drill and Ceremonies Manual, graded Aliff, 28, from Harrisonburg, Va., based on her ability to perform and command the drill movements. Papa Company is scheduled to graduate April 25, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink)
  • Staff Sgt. Patricia Aliff, a drill instructor with Platoon 4012, Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, leads her platoon March 3, 2014, during their initial drill evaluation on Parris Island, S.C. Drillmasters, experts on the Marine Corps Drill and Ceremonies Manual, graded Aliff, 28, from Harrisonburg, Va., based on her ability to perform and command the drill movements. Papa Company is scheduled to graduate April 25, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink)
  • Sgt. Patricia Aliff, a drill instructor for Platoon 4012, Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, encourages her recruits to move with speed and intensity during an incentive training session Feb. 4, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Drill instructors like Aliff, 28, from Harrisonburg, Va., use incentive training to instill discipline and motivation while correcting minor disciplinary infractions. Papa Company is scheduled to graduate April 25, 2014. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink)

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