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. This was the first time the recruits and their drill instructors met face to face. Baudanza and his fellow drill instructors are responsible for molding the recruits into U.S. Marines over the next 12 weeks. 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|
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