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As a child in Baghdad, he watched US Marines on patrol. Now he’ll make Marines as a drill instructor
"I had already been through so much worse, what’s the worst that could happen?”
19-year-old Marine dies during ‘Crucible’ training at South Carolina boot camp [Updated]
Rest in peace.
Lawmakers introduce bill to protect Parris Island from closure
The Parris Island Protection Act would prohibit the use of federal funds to close or plan the closure of the Marine Corps Training Depot
The Marine Corps is ‘looking at all options’ when it comes to future boot camp locations
A military task force convened in South Carolina on Thursday as leaders there attempt to halt any chance of the Marine Corps abandoning its historic Parris Island boot camp
The ‘deadliest’ Marine on Parris Island reveals the secrets to his record-setting shooting
Marine Pfc. Austin Farrell made headlines when he earned the title of deadliest shot at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, but the 21-year-old who grew up shooting in Culpepper, Virginia was actually hoping to shoot better than his record-breaking rifle qualification score
First Marine recruits begin training at Parris Island again after COVID-19 outbreak
Two companies of recruits arrived at Parris Island on April 20.
Military police are investigating a government vehicle accident near Parris Island
Military police are investigating an accident after a government vehicle crashed into a marsh near the gates to Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on Thursday afternoon
A new measure would end gender segregation at Marine Corps boot camp for good
The final conference version of the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act includes a provision that would require the service to integrate both its East Coast and West Coast entry-level training facilities within the next eight years
2 more co-ed Marine boot camp companies are training together at Parris Island
By the end of the week, two more co-ed companies will be training at the Marine Corps' East Coast recruit depot, where men and women have historically been separated during boot camp, as the service continues assessing ways to train its newest enlistees.
A Marine stopped to help someone during a car crash before she herself was hit and killed, officials say
Erin Rachel Lilleyfogle, 23, was a corporal at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit In Parris Island Marine Recruit’s Hazing Death
A federal judge in Detroit on Tuesday dismissed a $100-million lawsuit against the U.S. Marine Corps brought by the family...
Female Marines First To Graduate Boot Camp Wearing New Dress Blue Coat
Roughly 129 Marines recently became the first women to graduate boot camp in the Corps’ new female blue dress coat,...
Parris Island Marines Will Now Stay Put In The Face Of Hurricane Florence
The Marines will follow the lead of South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster, who on Tuesday rescinded a mandatory evacuation order...
These Military Bases Are Evacuating As Hurricane Florence Bears Down On The US
Editor’s Note: This article by Gina Harkins originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community. Tens of...
This Marine’s Punishment Shows The Corps Is Finally Cracking Down On Hazing
UPDATE: This story was updated on March 12 to include a statement from Raheel Siddiqui's family. The highest-ranking Marine to...
At Boot Camp, Marines Get Two Whole Weeks Of Not Getting Screamed At. Here’s Why
Pfc. Michael Dowling is one of the first Marines to go through “Phase 4” of boot camp, during which drill...
‘Military Justice Run Amok?’ In Hazing Trial, Did The Marines Send The Wrong Message?
This story has been updated to reflect that Marine Corps Training and Education Command commander Maj. Gen. Kevin Iiams has,...
‘Bully’ Or Scapegoat? A Jury Will Decide This Parris Island Marine’s Fate
A military court has heard all evidence in the U.S. government’s case against a former Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris...
What Happens When You Smile In The Shower At Parris Island? Former Recruits Testify
The public got its first glimpse Monday morning into the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island training platoon that saw...
‘Hey ISIS, Get In The Dryer’: Former Muslim Marine Recruit Describes Parris Island Hazing At Court-Martial
“Kurdish.” “ISIS.” “Terrorist.” These are the names Rekan Hawez said he was called by former Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris...
How To Prosecute A Marine — And How To Defend One
Boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island is about to face one of its greatest tests of public...
Read A Marine Vet’s Letter To Parris Island After His Recruit Son Bragged A DI Choked Him
Shortly after Platoon 3036’s graduation on May 15, 2015, Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island received a letter from a...
The Marines Are Still Haunted By Their ‘Monster In The Closet’ As Abuse Trial Looms
John Stevens once “got a good shot” in the gut for a minor offense when he was a Marine Corps...
‘I’ve Never Loved Anything So Selflessly’: A Parris Island Marine Remembers A Bulldog
The rain stopped and the clouds parted minutes before the funeral, and the sun filtered through an oak, casting splotchy...
Here’s How Marine Corps Drill Instructors Prevent ‘Frog Voice’
“Nasally.” “Straight-from-the-throat.” That’s how Staff Sgt. Jake Bublitz described using his voice during his first cycle as a drill instructor...