Marine Corps Recruiting Command


Marine Corps Recruiting Command

Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va.

3280 Russell Road, 2nd Floor Quantico, Va. 22134
Unit News

Archive: May 2001

Marine PSA Hits Target Audience in Times Square May 30, 2001 — In Times Square, advertisers flock to billboard and television companies to market their company or products.  Some people refer to Times Square as the "Mecca" of the advertising industry.  Well-established companies advertise in Times Square for the simple reason of the amount of people that travel through New York City each year.  In fact, in MORE
MCRC Welcomes New CG May 25, 2001 — The Marine Corps Recruiting Command welcomed a new commanding general during a Change of Command ceremony here, at the historic Harry Lee Hall, May 22, 2001. Lieutenant General Garry L. Parks relinquished command to Maj. Gen. Jerry D. Humble during a ceremony attended by the Commandant of the Marine Corps, Gen. James L. Jones, and nearly 200 MORE
Boys Scouts and Marines need volunteers May 9, 2001 — The Marine Corps is seeking 50 volunteers to participate in the Quadrennial National Boy Scout Jamboree July 23 through August 1, 2001 at Fort A.P. Hill, Va. More than 40,000 scouts from the United States and 15 foreign countries are expected to attend the national event. Officer and enlisted Marines are being requested to fill positions as event MORE
1st District Change of Command May 7, 2001 — Following three years as Commanding Officer, First Marine Corps District, Col. Paul C. Allen turned his command over to Col. Tom L. Tyrrell in a formal change of command ceremony May 7 at the Veterans Memorial in Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, N.Y. Col. Tyrrell is a Chickasha, Okla. native and has nearly 25 years of service in the Marine Corps.  MORE