Marine Corps Recruiting Command

 

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va.

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1st Lt. Craig Muma and Sgt. Zachary Grissom help move duffle bags of clothes in preparation for the 2016 Winterhaven Homeless Veteran Stand-Down at the Washington D.C. VA Medical Center. The event is held to distribute winter
wear to local homeless veterans.
MCRC Marines volunteer in support of 2016 Winterhaven Homeless Veteran Stand-Down
1st Lt. Craig Muma and Sgt. Zachary Grissom help move duffle bags of clothes in preparation for the 2016 Winterhaven Homeless Veteran Stand-Down at the Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center. The event is held to distribute winter wear to local homeless veterans.
Marines with the Recruiting Station Houston Color Guard performed a colors ceremony aboard the Battleship USS Texas to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the activation of the 1st Marine Division, Jan. 31, 2016. The 1st MarDiv was activated aboard the Battleship USS Texas on Feb. 1, 1941. It is the oldest, largest, and most decorated division in the Marine Corps. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt Gabby Petticrew / Released)
RS Houston Color Guard performs ceremony aboard USS Texas
Marines with the Recruiting Station Houston Color Guard performed a colors ceremony aboard the Battleship USS Texas to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the activation of the 1st Marine Division, Jan. 31, 2016. The 1st MarDiv was activated aboard the Battleship USS Texas on Feb. 1, 1941.
Sgt. DeMonte R. Cheeley is presented the Purple Heart medal by Brig. Gen. Terry V. Williams Jan. 26, 2015, at a ceremony in Chattanooga, Tenn. Cheeley received the Purple Heart for injuries he sustained during a July 16, 2015 attack in Chattanooga at the Armed Forces Career Center where he works. An investigation conducted by the FBI and the Naval Criminal Investigative Service determined the attack had been inspired by a foreign terrorist group making Cheeley eligible for the Purple Heart. Cheeley is a Recruiting Substation Chattanooga recruiter in Chattanooga, Tenn. Williams is the Commanding General of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Eastern Recruiting Region. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Marine Recruiter Receives Purple Heart Medal
Sgt. DeMonte R. Cheeley is presented the Purple Heart medal by Brig. Gen. Terry V. Williams Jan. 26, 2015, at a ceremony in Chattanooga, Tenn. Cheeley received the Purple Heart for injuries he sustained during a July 16, 2015 attack in Chattanooga at the Armed Forces Career Center where he works.
Sergeant Weldon Housley, center, and Staff Sergeant Edwin Salvatierra, right, present a Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship check to Jack Beguelin at Buena High School in Ventura, Calif., Jan. 15, 2016. The NROTC scholarship, valued at up to $180,000, will pay for the cost of full tuition, books and other educational fees at many of the country’s leading colleges and universities. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Alicia R. Leaders/Released)
Buena High School student receives NROTC scholarship
Sergeant Weldon Housley, center, and Staff Sergeant Edwin Salvatierra, right, present a Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship check to Jack Beguelin at Buena High School in Ventura, Calif., Jan. 15, 2016. The scholarship, valued at $180,000, will pay for the cost of full tuition, books and other educational fees.
Sgt. Maj. Spencer J. Beacham (center), the outgoing senior enlisted leader of Marine Corps Recruiting Station Orange County, returns the sword of office to Maj. James Dollard, his commanding officer, during a relief and appointment ceremony in Seal Beach, Caif., Jan. 15, 2016. During the ceremony, Beacham, from Dothan, Ala., was awarded a Meritorious Service Medal and relinquished duties to Sgt. Maj. Jason A. Politte.
Orange County Marines bid adieu, welcome new unit leaders
Sgt. Maj. Spencer J. Beacham (center), the outgoing senior enlisted leader of Marine Corps Recruiting Station Orange County, returns the sword of office to Maj. James Dollard, his commanding officer, during a relief and appointment ceremony in Seal Beach, Caif., Jan. 15, 2016.
MCRC News
Marine Recruiter Receives Purple Heart Medal

By Courtesy Story | January 26, 2016

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - A Marine Corps recruiter was awarded the Purple Heart medal during a ceremony in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Jan. 26, 2016. MORE
Lynn native strives to help establish All-Marine Ice Hockey Team

By Sgt. Johnathan Wright | January 22, 2016

LEWISTON, Maine - The teams sets up in formation. Their minds are both on the objective and the opposition that lies before them. The moments before initial actions are tense, curtailed breaths showing out in quick wisps from beneath their helmets. MORE
Buena High School student receives NROTC scholarship

By Staff Sgt. Alicia R. Leaders | January 20, 2016

VENTURA, Calif.- “Ever since I was five, I’ve wanted to be a part of the military,” said Jack Beguelin. “In my mind, and from what I’ve seen and what I’ve heard, (the Marine Corps) is the most elite. MORE