Marine Corps Recruiting Command


Marine Corps Recruiting Command

Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va.

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

Archive: October 2013

The Few, Proud Honor Tradition, Present Awards October 29, 2013 — The Marine Corps is widely known for a few distinct traits. Its camaraderie, leadership and loyalty are a few of them, but it’s most known for pride in its history and tradition. All Marines know important historical dates and figures within the Marine Corps. Their past identifies them as Marines and makes them what they are.Two southern California MORE
High school students take toughest test of the year: CFT October 7, 2013 — The combat fitness test is intended to keep Marines in shape and ready for combat operations, though, for students of West Ranch High School it was more than a rigorous test of strength, but a lesson about teamwork.Marines with Recruiting Station Los Angeles set up a CFT for 80 softball and baseball players at West Ranch High School in Santa MORE
Fighting With Purpose Casting Call October 4, 2013 — MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va. - Marine Corps Recruiting Command and its contracted advertising agency are looking for Marines interested in being featured in the “Fighting With Purpose” advertising campaign. “Fighting With Purpose” highlights individuals who embody the Marine Corps ideal of a quality citizen. Marines chosen to participate must MORE
FROM THE COMMANDER October 3, 2013 — Dear Marines, Sailors, Civilian Marines and Families of the 12th  MCD, On September 30, annual funding for the U.S. government expired. To date, Congress has not appropriated funds for Fiscal Year 2014 nor passed a Continuing Resolution to continue funding government operations until appropriations are made. Along with other federal entities, MORE