Sgt. Anthony Baudanza, senior drill instructor for Platoon 1016, Charlie Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, speaks to his new recruits during “pickup” Jan. 11, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Pickup is the first time new recruits and their drill instructors formally meet face to face. Baudanza and his fellow DIs will be responsible for molding the young men into U.S. Marines. Baudanza, 27, is a native of Brooklyn, N.Y. Charlie Company is scheduled to graduate April 4, 2014. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis)
|Date Posted:||02.04.2014 21:21|
|Location:||PARRIS ISLAND, SC, US|
|Hometown:||BROOKLYN, NY, US|
This work, Photo Gallery: Recruits meet Parris Island drill instructors who will train them throughout Marine boot camp [Image 1 of 10], by Cpl Octavia Davis, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.