Marine recruit Beth Dailey from Platoon 4007 eyes the finish line at the Field Training Unit's Infiltration Course during Basic Warrior Training. Series 4006, the first female recruit series to participate in BWT, finished the program for enhancing combat skills on March 5, 1988.
Marine recruit Beth Dailey from Platoon 4007 eyes the finish line at the Field Training Unit's Infiltration Course during Basic Warrior Training. Series 4006, the first female recruit series to participate in BWT, finished the program for enhancing combat skills on March 5, 1988. File The Beaufort Gazette
Marine recruit Beth Dailey from Platoon 4007 eyes the finish line at the Field Training Unit's Infiltration Course during Basic Warrior Training. Series 4006, the first female recruit series to participate in BWT, finished the program for enhancing combat skills on March 5, 1988. File The Beaufort Gazette

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