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Unload Show Clear - Marines aboard an amphibious assault vehicle exit the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. 

(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class RJ Stratchko/Released) by United States Marine Corps Official Page http://flic.kr/p/oUeVDf

Unload Show Clear - Marines aboard an amphibious assault vehicle exit the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5). Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.

(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class RJ Stratchko/Released) by United States Marine Corps Official Page http://flic.kr/p/oUeVDf

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Pugil - Rct. Austin Root, left, Platoon 1056, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, prepares to fight Rct. Donte Moss, Platoon 1056, during pugil stick training June 24, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. The recruits wear helmets, flak vests, mouth guards and gloves as they fight in 15-second bouts with pugil sticks, large padded batons that represent rifles with affixed bayonets. Pugil stick training is part of the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program, which fuses hand-to-hand combat skills with character development, yielding a strong, morally sound Marine warrior. Root, a 19-year-old from Jacksonville, Fla., and Moss, an 18-year-old from Green Pond, S.C., are scheduled to graduate Aug. 29, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oWceNe

Pugil - Rct. Austin Root, left, Platoon 1056, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, prepares to fight Rct. Donte Moss, Platoon 1056, during pugil stick training June 24, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. The recruits wear helmets, flak vests, mouth guards and gloves as they fight in 15-second bouts with pugil sticks, large padded batons that represent rifles with affixed bayonets. Pugil stick training is part of the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program, which fuses hand-to-hand combat skills with character development, yielding a strong, morally sound Marine warrior. Root, a 19-year-old from Jacksonville, Fla., and Moss, an 18-year-old from Green Pond, S.C., are scheduled to graduate Aug. 29, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oWceNe

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Low crawl - Rct. Jonathan Hughes, Platoon 3057, Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, crawls on a combat training course July 29, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. The course is part of Basic Warrior Training, held during the ninth week of boot camp, which focuses on basic field-related skills all Marines must know. The basic combat training recruits receive while on Parris Island will be broadened after boot camp at follow-on training in Camp Lejeune, N.C. Hughes, 19, from Greenwich, Conn., is scheduled to graduate Aug. 22, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oDGVPU

Low crawl - Rct. Jonathan Hughes, Platoon 3057, Lima Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, crawls on a combat training course July 29, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. The course is part of Basic Warrior Training, held during the ninth week of boot camp, which focuses on basic field-related skills all Marines must know. The basic combat training recruits receive while on Parris Island will be broadened after boot camp at follow-on training in Camp Lejeune, N.C. Hughes, 19, from Greenwich, Conn., is scheduled to graduate Aug. 22, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Caitlin Brink) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oDGVPU

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Climb to the top - Rct. Christopher Barnikel, Platoon 1057, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, struggles to continue exercising during an incentive training session June 12, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Barnikel, an 18-year-old from Lake Worth, Fla., and his fellow recruits completed a series of exercises to correct their minor disciplinary infractions. Delta Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 29, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oDGcR6

Climb to the top - Rct. Christopher Barnikel, Platoon 1057, Delta Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, struggles to continue exercising during an incentive training session June 12, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. Barnikel, an 18-year-old from Lake Worth, Fla., and his fellow recruits completed a series of exercises to correct their minor disciplinary infractions. Delta Company is scheduled to graduate Aug. 29, 2014. Parris Island has been the site of Marine Corps recruit training since Nov. 1, 1915. Today, approximately 20,000 recruits come to Parris Island annually for the chance to become United States Marines by enduring 13 weeks of rigorous, transformative training. Parris Island is home to entry-level enlisted training for 50 percent of males and 100 percent of females in the Marine Corps. (Photo by Cpl. Octavia Davis) by MCRD Parris Island, SC http://flic.kr/p/oDGcR6

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Warrior Wednesday: Marine from Bakersfield, California - Corporal Freddy Cantu pushes his body to its physical limitations during a workout session aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., on Aug. 25, 2014. Cantu, 22, is from Bakersfield, Calif., and is a cyber-network administrator for the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit. 

Watch Warrior Wednesday: youtu.be/fKDCO1L7aSc

Photo by Sgt. Emmanuel Ramos

http://j.mp/1grZzo6

http://j.mp/1pcqDNy
 by 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit http://flic.kr/p/oVEN32

Warrior Wednesday: Marine from Bakersfield, California - Corporal Freddy Cantu pushes his body to its physical limitations during a workout session aboard Camp Pendleton, Calif., on Aug. 25, 2014. Cantu, 22, is from Bakersfield, Calif., and is a cyber-network administrator for the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit.

Watch Warrior Wednesday: youtu.be/fKDCO1L7aSc

Photo by Sgt. Emmanuel Ramos

http://j.mp/1grZzo6

http://j.mp/1pcqDNy
by 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit http://flic.kr/p/oVEN32

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MCRD PARRIS ISLAND, SC - OFFICIAL PAGEfacebook.com
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@AskAMarine .. working on this film . Be in Buffalo Sept oct. Need the number in Buffalo Film office CO in new York. http://t.co/CBOASql5vT
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@AskAMarine .. working on this film . Be in Buffalo Sept oct. Need the number in Buffalo Film office CO in new York. pic.twitter.com/CBOASql5vT

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Marine Firefighters at Iwakuni Stand Ready ℠2014- Aircraft firefighters at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni are mission ready. Also available in high definition. http://j.mp/1mWALb7

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Anonymous asked
What MOS's will land me in Japan?

Any really. The best chance to go is when you get to your MOS school is to graduate first in your class and most times the Instructors (Monitor) will let you pick your first duty station as a reward. If you don’t get first in your class, volunteer for orders to Japan or try to trade orders with someone else who did. Other than that you’ll have to get lucky like everybody else in the Marine Corps trying to get orders to Japan.

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Bravo Company - Marine Corps Martial Arts Program Training - Aug. 18, 2014 Recruits of Bravo Company, 1st Recruit Training Battalion, practiced striking with their elbows and fists during a martial arts training session Aug. 13, 2014, on Parris Island, S.C. The techniques are part of the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program, which is designed to increase the warfighting capabilities of individual Marines and units, enhance Marines’ self-confidence and esprit de corps and foster the warrior ethos in all Marines. The program fuses hand-to-hand combat skills with character development, helping transform recruits into physically strong and morally sound Marines. Bravo Company is scheduled to graduate Oct. 17, 2014. This channel is administered by the MCRD Parris Island public affairs office.

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Marines Deconstruct Patrol Base Boldak http://j.mp/1rzUbtF

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Anonymous asked
I'm talking to recruiter and he keeps asking me the "how many times have you done drugs/weed" question and I always tell him the same answer. I always tell him I've done it 10 times in the 2 years I was doing it but i haven't done it in 6 months. Does he keep asking me because he wants me to change that number or? I'm lost because I know this can hurt the enlistment process.

Most likely your Recruiter is making sure you’re not still par taking of the activity. My suggestion to you is say you never failed a drug test (unless that’s not true) but you have tried it and no longer want it.

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Marines take a stroll down ‘IED Lane’facebook.com
Marines from Combat Logistics Battalion 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, listen as counter-IED instructor Travis Hiller talks about a mock IED made from a pressure cooker, planted by instructors on an I …

Marines take a stroll down ‘IED Lane’
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Marines from Combat Logistics Battalion 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, listen as counter-IED instructor Travis Hiller talks about a mock IED made from a pressure cooker, planted by instructors on an I …

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Ground Guide - Private First Class Corey Sullivan, a landing support specialist with Transportation Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 6, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, guides a CH-53E Super Stallion during helicopter support team operations at a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Aug. 20, 2014. The HST operation allowed landing support Marines to gain valuable experience. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie/ Released) by United States Marine Corps Official Page http://flic.kr/p/oCKSAP

Ground Guide - Private First Class Corey Sullivan, a landing support specialist with Transportation Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 6, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, guides a CH-53E Super Stallion during helicopter support team operations at a field exercise aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C., Aug. 20, 2014. The HST operation allowed landing support Marines to gain valuable experience. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie/ Released) by United States Marine Corps Official Page http://flic.kr/p/oCKSAP

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