Images: Legends made at Parris Island Drill Instructor School [Image 7 of 7]
Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink
Gunnery Sgt. Melanie Contreni, a Drill Instructor School instructor, teaches her students about how to overcome challenges with recruits Jan. 15, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Contreni, 33, from Stamford, N.Y., is one of a handful of Marines responsible for molding their peers into fellow drill instructors. The Drill Instructor School on Parris Island trains all future drill instructors in an intensive 11-week course.
Date Posted:02.06.2014 09:59
Location:PARRIS ISLAND, SC, US
Hometown:STAMFORD, NY, US