The service for the six recruits drowned in the April 8, 1956, Ribbon Creek incident.
The service for the six recruits drowned in the April 8, 1956, Ribbon Creek incident. Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parri
The service for the six recruits drowned in the April 8, 1956, Ribbon Creek incident. Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parri

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