Training and Education Command


Training and Education Command

United States Marine Corps

Quantico, VA
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Archive: April 2009

Depot's finest prepare for worst April 30, 2009 — Parris Island and Beaufort County emergency services sprang into action yesterday morning, when they were dispatched to the scene of a simulated crisis. As part of the exercise, a simulated radio call declared that two role-players drove a van at high speed into a family day crowd, causing several simulated injuries.It was all a part of the annual MORE
Construction project builds on young minds and spirits April 15, 2009 — Children in the Tri-Command community will soon have a place to do homework, play games and interact with their peers.A new youth center being built on Wake Boulevard will serve children and teenagers of active duty and retired servicemembers, as well as the children of civilian employees.The project, costing roughly $3.5 million dollars, began in MORE
Parris Island through the eyes of new recruits April 10, 2009 — As the air brakes hiss, hearts beat faster, palms sweat, breaths become shorter and a bus of  hopeful recruits are unified by the fear of the unknown.These are the experiences of so many recruits who have passed through Parris Island’s main gate.Upon arriving, recruits are greeted by a drill instructor and ordered to get off the bus and onto Parris MORE

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