Marine veteran and Hollywood actor R. Lee Ermey played Gunnery Sergeant Hartman, a Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, drill instructor in the Vietnam war movie "Full Metal Jacket." Ermey died Sunday, April 15, 2018.
The family of former Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island trainee Raheel Siddiqui, who died March 18, 2016, says there is no record of him at Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston, where he reportedly died.
Former Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island 4th Battalion Commander Lt. Col. Kate Germano's (ret.) new book, "Fight Like A Girl," debuted Tuesday, April 3, 2018. She supervised female recruits' training in the South Carolina Lowcountry.
Former Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion commander Lt. Col. Joshua Kissoon’s special court-martial trial began Monday, March 12, 2018, at Marine Corps Base Quantico, Virginia.
MCAS Beaufort started a Facebook Live early Friday morning with no explanation. The video showed what appeared to be an airplane up in flames. Officials later confirmed the "plane" was just a model and the marines were conducting a regular trainin