Main Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Main Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine sentry passes vehicles through the Main Gate of the Parris Island, S.C., Marine Corps Recruit Depot. This is the only land access to the Marine Corps "Boot" camp.


Swimming pool at Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Swimming pool at Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
One of the many recreational facilities here is a swimming pool open to military personnel and their dependents or guests.



Maine Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Maine Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine sentry passes vehicles through the main gate of Parris Island. This is the only land access to the Marine Corps boot camp.


Guidon Ceremony, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Guidon Ceremony, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
A presentation of Guidon during final review at parade deck of the Woman Recruit Training Battalion.



Marksmanship Coaching
Title:
Marksmanship Coaching
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot The trained eyes of marksmanship coaches at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot. Parris Island, S.C., keep a constant watch for ways to improve a shooter's position.


Recruit Emblem Pinning, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Recruit Emblem Pinning, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Ernest Ferguson High mark for the women recruits at Parris island is the ceremony of receiving their Marine Corps Emblems to wear for the first time. In the background can be seen the main building for the Women recruit Training Battalion. Dexter Press, Inc.



Depot Chapel
Title:
Depot Chapel
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Dexter Press Inc.


Depot Restaurant & Visitors' Center
Title:
Depot Restaurant & Visitors' Center
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Ernest Ferguson A familiar sight to visitors at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot at Parris Island. Both of these buildings are open to the general public. Dexter Press



Main Dock, Marine Barracks
Title:
Main Dock, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM 1942 Dec-30


First Recruit Battalion Marine Corps
Title:
First Recruit Battalion Marine Corps
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused

Description:
Recruits learn the basic fundamentals of the Marine Corps in battalions such as this one. From these battalions they are sent to other Marine bases all over the world



Administration Bldg. with Major General's Flag, Marine Barracks, Parris Island, S.C
Title:
Administration Bldg. with Major General's Flag, Marine Barracks, Parris Island, S.C
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused

Description:
One of the Marine Barracks to the left


Main Dock, Marine Barracks
Title:
Main Dock, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused



Women Recruit Training Battalion
Title:
Women Recruit Training Battalion
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Marksmanship training with the M-16 rifle at the Women Recruit Training Battalion


"Expert Marksmen", Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
"Expert Marksmen", Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
"Every Marine is basically a rifleman." The rifle ranges at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. are where many Marines receive their first lessons in marksmanship



Friday Afternoon Parade, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Friday Afternoon Parade, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
The results of many hours of practicing close order drill are seen as recruits "pass in review" during Friday afternoon parades at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C


Marine Corps Recruit Depot - Morning Colors
Title:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot - Morning Colors
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused



Marching to Class Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Marching to Class Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Forever in formation is how it seems to a recruit as he marches to different activities on the base. New living quarters for recruits are in the background


Mascot of the Fighting Leathernecks - United States Marine Corps
Title:
Mascot of the Fighting Leathernecks - United States Marine Corps
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused



Hand-to-Hand Combat Practice
Title:
Hand-to-Hand Combat Practice
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S. C. Outdoor hand-to-hand combat practice is supervised by expert instructors. This is only one of many forms of physical training by the recruits


Recruit Emblem Pinning, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Recruit Emblem Pinning, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
High mark for the women recruits at Parris Island is the ceremony of receiving their Marine Corps Emblems to wear for the first time. In the background can be seen the main building for the Women Recruit Training Batallion



View at Administration Building Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
View at Administration Building Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM Oct-16


Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Recruits go through a part of the muscle-building course on one of the physical training areas



Administration Bldg, Marine Barracks
Title:
Administration Bldg, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused

Description:
Administration Building with Major General's Flag, Marine Barracks. One of the Marine Barracks to the left


Rifle Range Barracks, Marine Barracks
Title:
Rifle Range Barracks, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused



Post Exchange Station, Marine Barracks
Title:
Post Exchange Station, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused


U.S. Naval Hospital - Marine Barracks
Title:
U.S. Naval Hospital - Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused



No. 1 Fire Department, Marine Barracks
Title:
No. 1 Fire Department, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused


Recruit Depot Headquarters and World War I Monument, Marine Barracks
Title:
Recruit Depot Headquarters and World War I Monument, Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused



Depot Chapel, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Depot Chapel, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused


Post Band And Troops Passing In Review, U. S. Marine Barracks
Title:
Post Band And Troops Passing In Review, U. S. Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused

Description:
Series 71058



Officer's Club
Title:
Officer's Club
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM 1942 Sep-5


Rifle Range Instruction
Title:
Rifle Range Instruction
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM 1942 Nov-30



At The Rifle Range
Title:
At The Rifle Range
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
At the rifle range, Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. - During recruit training every marine spends three weeks on the rifle range.


Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
The colorful Marine Corps Band performs the traditional march to morning colors



Marine Bks
Title:
Marine Bks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Real Photo unused


Saluting Battery And Headquarters
Title:
Saluting Battery And Headquarters
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen unused

Description:
U. S. Marine Barracks



Marine Corps Recruit Training Depot
Title:
Marine Corps Recruit Training Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
Looking east on the boulevard de France toward the Headquarters building in upper center. On the left is the main drill field of this east coast training center


Women Marine Recruits
Title:
Women Marine Recruits
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Continental Chrome unused

Description:
A platoon of women Marine recruits practice what they have learned in formal drill class at the Woman Recruit Training Command



Depot Restaurant & Visitors' Center, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Depot Restaurant & Visitors' Center, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Familiar sight to visitors at Parris Island are both of these buildings open to the general public


Main Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Main Gate, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Marine sentry passes vehicles through the main gate of the Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot. This is the only land access to the Marine Corps Boot Camp



Marching to Class, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Marching to Class, Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Forever in formation is how it seems to a recruit as he marches to different activities on base. New living quarters for recruits are in the background. Photo by Ernest Ferguson Dexter Press Inc


Fire Department No. 1
Title:
Fire Department No. 1
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM 1942 Oct-1



Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Title:
Marine Corps Recruit Depot
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Series 98905 The colorful Marine Corps Band Performs the traditional march to morning colors


Bayonet Training
Title:
Bayonet Training
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Chrome unused

Description:
Bayonet training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. - An important part of recruit training is the time spent on the bayonet course. A drill instructor demonstrates while recruits follow his movements.



Marine Barracks
Title:
Marine Barracks
Parris Island South Carolina (SC), Linen PM 1950 Apr-29




Total: 45 Items