Every recruit who graduates from Parris Island, S.C., learns to fire an M16-A4 rifle, which shoots 5.56 mm bullets. Since every Marine is expected to know how to wield a rifle, recruits spend more than two weeks learning the fundamentals of combat marksmanship and applying them on the island’s rifle ranges. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis)
|Date Posted:||02.14.2014 07:23|
|Location:||PARRIS ISLAND, SC, US|
This work, Photo Gallery: Marine recruits develop basic combat marksmanship skills on Parris Island [Image 1 of 5], by Cpl Octavia Davis, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.