Happy Birthday USMC!
A marine DI punishes a recruit by making him hold his pack, which ways more than 50 lbs, over his head.
A marine recruit tries to survive in an obstacle course.
A dirty Marine Recruit after a normal day of training.
A Marine Drill Instructor walks down the squad bay, which is where recruits sleep, as the recruits line up.
Marines learn how to shoot to kill on the Rifle range at Parris Island.
A drill instructor adjusts a recruits rifle as he teaches Close Order Drill.
3 Marine DIs scare a new recruit as he arrives for his first day of recruit training.
This, ladies and gentleman, is what every Marine DI looks like, every day, for 3 months, during your recruit training.