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Recruiting Station Nashville

6th Marine Corps District

Nashville, Tenn
U.S. Marine Sgt. Roderick Evans presents Natasha Kusibab an invitation to attend the 2017 Battles Won Academy at Brentwood High School, Brentwood, Tennessee, on May 9, 2017. The Battles Won Academy will bring together 96 of the country’s top student-leaders July 13-17 in Washington D.C. The program provides Marines with several opportunities to purposefully engage the student leaders and share leadership lessons that will enhance their future success. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Mandaline Hatch)
Battles Won Academy Selection
U.S. Marine Sgt. Roderick Evans presents Natasha Kusibab an invitation to attend the 2017 Battles Won Academy at Brentwood High School, Brentwood, Tennessee, on May 9, 2017. The Battles Won Academy will bring together 96 of the country’s top student-leaders July 13-17 in Washington D.C. The program provides Marines with several opportunities to purposefully engage the student leaders and share leadership lessons that will enhance their future success. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Mandaline Hatch)
Pham graduated Marine Corps recruit training May 5, 2017, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina. Pham is the Honor Graduate of platoon 2036. Pham was recruited by Sergeant Omar L. Butler from Recruiting Substation Memphis. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
RS Nashville Honor Graduate
Pham graduated Marine Corps recruit training May 5, 2017, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina. Pham is the Honor Graduate of platoon 2036. Pham was recruited by Sergeant Omar L. Butler from Recruiting Substation Memphis. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
A Beale Street Music Festival attendee attempts a Marines pull-up in Memphis, Tennessee, May 6, 2017. Marines with Recruiting Substation Southaven conducted a pull-up challenge during the Memphis in May International Festival. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Mandaline Hatch)
Marines challenge Memphis in May
A Beale Street Music Festival attendee attempts a Marines pull-up in Memphis, Tennessee, May 6, 2017. Marines with Recruiting Substation Southaven conducted a pull-up challenge during the Memphis in May International Festival. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Mandaline Hatch)
Staff Sergeant Gabriel Soto, a senior drill instructor, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, gives incentive training to educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
2017 RS Montgomery and RS Nashville Educators Workshop
Staff Sergeant Gabriel Soto, a senior drill instructor, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, gives incentive training to educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
Staff Sergeant Bradley W. Hoffman, a senior drill instructor, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, speaks to educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
2017 RS Montgomery and RS Nashville Educators Workshop
Staff Sergeant Bradley W. Hoffman, a senior drill instructor, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, speaks to educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
Staff Sergeant Jessica C. Navarro, a senior drill instructor, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, instructs educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
2017 RS Montgomery and RS Nashville Educators Workshop
Staff Sergeant Jessica C. Navarro, a senior drill instructor, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, instructs educators during Recruiting Stations (RS) Montgomery and Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 8, 2017. The educators come from across Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee to experience the workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
In the spirit of the holiday season, Gunnery Sgt. Jorge Santana (left) and Maj. Jonathan Landers pose for a photo together for the ugliest sweater contest during Recruiting Station Tennessee's Christmas party on Dec. 19, 2016, in Nashville, Tennessee. Santana is the assistant recruiting instructor and Landers is the commanding officer of Recruiting Station Tennessee. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams/Released)
Tennessee Christmas Party
In the spirit of the holiday season, Gunnery Sgt. Jorge Santana (left) and Maj. Jonathan Landers pose for a photo together for the ugliest sweater contest during Recruiting Station Tennessee's Christmas party on Dec. 19, 2016, in Nashville, Tennessee. Santana is the assistant recruiting instructor and Landers is the commanding officer of Recruiting Station Tennessee. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams/Released)
Private First Class Erica F. Preston, honor graduate of platoon 4038, holds her guidon at parade rest before graduation Nov. 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina.  Preston was recruited out of Recruiting Substation  Murfreesboro by Sgt. Robert L. Kauffman. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
RSS Murfreesboro Honor Graduate
Private First Class Erica F. Preston, honor graduate of platoon 4038, holds her guidon at parade rest before graduation Nov. 4, 2016, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina. Preston was recruited out of Recruiting Substation Murfreesboro by Sgt. Robert L. Kauffman. (Official Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Diamond N. Peden/Released)
Col. Sean Salene, the officer-in-charge of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Nashville, gives his remarks during a press conference at the Nashville Metropolitan Courthouse, Aug. 10. The press conference was held to announce that Nashville would be host to this year's Marine Week. Marine Week is the largest Marine Corps community outreach program and is designed to connect Marines with the communities they serve. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Bobby J. Yarbrough/Released)
Marines announce Marine Week to be held in Nashville
Col. Sean Salene, the officer-in-charge of Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Nashville, gives his remarks during a press conference at the Nashville Metropolitan Courthouse, Aug. 10. The press conference was held to announce that Nashville would be host to this year's Marine Week. Marine Week is the largest Marine Corps community outreach program and is designed to connect Marines with the communities they serve. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. Bobby J. Yarbrough/Released)
Maj Kathryn Wagner relinquishes command to Maj Jonathan Landers as the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Nashville, TN during the change of command ceremony at the Music City Sheraton Hotel June 8, 2016. “You are getting a truly professional and dedicated group of Marines that are ready to go in any direction you point to without fail,” said Maj Wagner to Maj Landers. “I am truly honored and humbled to be your new CO,” said Maj Landers to the Marines. “Nashville is where I wanted to be. There is nowhere else I wanted to be as CO then right here.” (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Nashville Change of Command
Maj Kathryn Wagner relinquishes command to Maj Jonathan Landers as the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Nashville, TN during the change of command ceremony at the Music City Sheraton Hotel June 8, 2016. “You are getting a truly professional and dedicated group of Marines that are ready to go in any direction you point to without fail,” said Maj Wagner to Maj Landers. “I am truly honored and humbled to be your new CO,” said Maj Landers to the Marines. “Nashville is where I wanted to be. There is nowhere else I wanted to be as CO then right here.” (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Marines with the United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon performed their unique precision drill exhibition in Downtown Nashville during the Nashville Salutes event hosted by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, Aug. 8. After the performance, the Marines took time to talk with the local public about themselves, their training and maneuvers, and about the Marine Corps. The Nashville Salutes is a celebration to honor Medal of Honor Recipients in attendance and preserve their legacy by launching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program throughout Middle Tennessee.
Silent Drill Platoon honors Medal of Honor recipients
Marines with the United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon performed their unique precision drill exhibition in Downtown Nashville during the Nashville Salutes event hosted by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, Aug. 8. After the performance, the Marines took time to talk with the local public about themselves, their training and maneuvers, and about the Marine Corps. The Nashville Salutes is a celebration to honor Medal of Honor Recipients in attendance and preserve their legacy by launching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program throughout Middle Tennessee.
Marines with the United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon performed their unique precision drill exhibition in Downtown Nashville during the Nashville Salutes event hosted by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, Aug. 8. After the performance, the Marines took time to talk with the local public about themselves, their training and maneuvers, and about the Marine Corps. The Nashville Salutes is a celebration to honor Medal of Honor Recipients in attendance and preserve their legacy by launching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program throughout Middle Tennessee.
Silent Drill Platoon honors Medal of Honor recipients
Marines with the United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon performed their unique precision drill exhibition in Downtown Nashville during the Nashville Salutes event hosted by the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, Aug. 8. After the performance, the Marines took time to talk with the local public about themselves, their training and maneuvers, and about the Marine Corps. The Nashville Salutes is a celebration to honor Medal of Honor Recipients in attendance and preserve their legacy by launching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program throughout Middle Tennessee.
Marines from Recruiting Station Nashville and Reserve Station Smynra conducted a flag raising ceremony at the Tractor Supply Company in Brentwood, Tenn. Aug. 8 to show their support for the community and honor its grand opening. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
RS Nashville hosts community flag raising ceremony
Marines from Recruiting Station Nashville and Reserve Station Smynra conducted a flag raising ceremony at the Tractor Supply Company in Brentwood, Tenn. Aug. 8 to show their support for the community and honor its grand opening. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Pfc. Kendra A. Hazelwood, the Company Iron Woman from Platoon 4012, Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, stands with Sgt. Zonell L. Westfield, her recruiter from Recruiting Station Nashville, Recruiting Sub-Station Murfreesboro, Tenn. after graduating recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Apr. 25. The Company Iron Man/Woman award is given to the recruit who gets the highest Physical Fitness Test and Combat Fitness Test scores in the whole company. Hazelwood scored a perfect 300 points on both the PFT and CFT. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
RS Nashville recruits company iron woman
Pfc. Kendra A. Hazelwood, the Company Iron Woman from Platoon 4012, Papa Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, stands with Sgt. Zonell L. Westfield, her recruiter from Recruiting Station Nashville, Recruiting Sub-Station Murfreesboro, Tenn. after graduating recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, S.C. Apr. 25. The Company Iron Man/Woman award is given to the recruit who gets the highest Physical Fitness Test and Combat Fitness Test scores in the whole company. Hazelwood scored a perfect 300 points on both the PFT and CFT. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Marines from Recruiting Station Nashville present the colors at the Nashville Sounds final opening game at Herschel Greer Stadium, Apr. 11. In 1978, the United States Marine Corps presented the colors to help kick off the Nashville Sounds inaugural opening season game. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Presenting the Colors
Marines from Recruiting Station Nashville present the colors at the Nashville Sounds final opening game at Herschel Greer Stadium, Apr. 11. In 1978, the United States Marine Corps presented the colors to help kick off the Nashville Sounds inaugural opening season game. (Official Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Michael Iams)
Leaders

Maj. Jonathan W. Landers
Commanding Officer, RS Nashville
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SgtMaj Jody F. Vandoorenmaalen
Sergeant Major, RS Nashville
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6th Marine Corps District