MCRD Parris Island: September 7, 2012 - Kilo Company

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MCRD Parris Island: September 7, 2012 - Kilo Company

For family and friends of recruits in training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD) Parris Island for graduation with Kilo Company on September 7, 2012.  Ship Date: June 11, 2012

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Latest Activity: Oct 5, 2012

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Its with a Heavy Heart that I .....

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by proudmom Oct 5, 2012. 65 Replies

Platoon 3069

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by coachmll Sep 20, 2012. 319 Replies

Platoon 3070

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by BSP Sep 10, 2012. 340 Replies

PLATOON 3064

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Platoon 3066

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by Edward Sep 5, 2012. 137 Replies

Anyone using or have used Cabbie Cuisine?

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Meeting Each Other

Started by Mary Jo. Last reply by Klauder29 Sep 4, 2012. 5 Replies

Platoon 3065

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by Tabby Sep 4, 2012. 385 Replies

Daily thoughts....

Started by Hot Wings. Last reply by brutus99 Sep 3, 2012. 247 Replies

Phone Calls - Liberty Sunday

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Liberty Sunday

Started by 1~Mom-NY (Maria). Last reply by WVPROUDMARINEMOM Sep 2, 2012. 4 Replies

crucible

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Graduation t-shirts

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Graduation Packets

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Comment by RACHELRN on September 11, 2012 at 10:59am

Family day and Graduation were wonderful and I will remember them always. My son looks great and is ever so proud to be a Marine. Seeing him makes me smile and brings tears to my eyes. My condolences and prayers go to the family of PFC Jonathan Crawford. Although there is much happiness in seeing my son, there is also sadness to know that a Marine from the Kilo Company has passed away. God Bless You PFC Jonathan Crawford, USMC.

Comment by Cookie on September 11, 2012 at 10:28am

He was in my grandson's  Company.  My heart aches for this family.  I pray to God to give them the strength during this very, very, sad time. RIP PFC. Jonathan Crawford. 

Comment by ctsmom(janiene) on September 11, 2012 at 10:24am

I saw the post about the tragic loss of one of our new Marines and just wanted to express my condolences to his family and friends. Our son just graduated from 3rd BN, Kilo Co in San Diego on July 27th. May God bless and comfort those who are grieving.

Comment by 88 Days on September 11, 2012 at 9:33am

Praying for all of you in Kilo Co during this time of great loss.

RIP~PFC Jonathan Crawford.

♪♪ "I know you are up there guarding the gates to heaven." ♪♪♪♪

Comment by MGM on September 9, 2012 at 11:37am

He was in my son's Platoon 3066 and he was the scribe.  Such a tragic ending, my prayers go out to his family. 

Comment by MadSky on September 9, 2012 at 9:34am

Jonathon A. Crawford of Clermont County, Ohio, was identified late Saturday as the Marine who drown off  Hunting Island State Park on Friday afternoon. Words cannot express my sadness to the family whose son was taken from them too soon. Many prayers will be lifted up especially for you.

 

Comment by kimberlypar on September 9, 2012 at 8:56am

Family Day and Graduation was by far one of the most memorable days of my life.  I thought I had cried all my tears out on Family Day when I saw my Marine and that I would be fine at Graduation.  But let me tell you, hearing the Marine Corps Band play the Star Spangled Banner and seeing Kilo Co. all lined up to enter the parade deck, I lost it. Congratulations everyone!

Comment by jenniferl on September 8, 2012 at 7:30pm

We had a great time. Such a memorable experience. We were there on base wednesday, thursday and friday. An experience not soon forgotten. Congrats to all the families new Marines! oorah!

On the other note, I too am sad about the tragic news of Kilo's loss. My heart goes out to his family and friends.

Comment by MGM on September 8, 2012 at 4:34pm

Hi Maria,  thanks for checking in.  it was one of the best days of our lives--just second to giving birth to our kids.  he received an award for highest combined physical training.  Not sure what the letters stand for yet.  I need to get the program out.  But, so proud of him. 

 

I just read some unbearably tragic news.  One of the new marines that graduated yesterday drowned in South Carolina on Hunting Island.  I am just so sick to my stomach.  They will not release his name. He was 19 years old.    I pray for his family.

Comment by 1~Mom-NY (Maria) on September 8, 2012 at 11:10am

It does my heart good to know that you had a wonderful time at Family Day and Graduation Day and how exciting for a meritorious promotion to PFC.  So now you have him for 10 days to spoil -- enjoy.

Maria (Mom-NY)
MFN Manager of Boot Recruit Groups 

Mom of a United States Marine

There's No Place Like Home .... From Afghanistan 2012

 

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