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Photo Gallery: Motivation high for Parris Island's newest Marines

New Marines of Fox Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, ring their battalion's bell during a motivational run Aug. 1, 2013. The run took place before the new Marines had a few hours to reunite with their friends and families for the first time in 12 weeks. Fox Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 2, 2013. 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 for females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink)



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This work, Photo Gallery: Motivation high for Parris Island's newest Marines [Image 12 of 15], by Cpl Caitlin Brink, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.01.2013

Date Posted:08.05.2013 13:25

Photo ID:989003

VIRIN:130801-M-FS592-074

Resolution:3456x2304

Size:2.78 MB

Location:PARRIS ISLAND, SC, USGlobe

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