31 Aug 2018 | 6th Marine Corps District

MCRD PARRIS ISLAND, South Carolina --
Pfc. Christian F. Camacho graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 2064, Company F, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 73 recruits.

The honor graduate award recognizes the Marine who best exemplifies the total Marine concept, which encompasses physical fitness, marksmanship and leadership traits, during recruit training.

During recruit training, Camacho acted as platoon guide for Platoon 2064, scored 300 points out of a possible 300 points on his physical fitness test, 296 out of a possible 300 points on his combat fitness test, and was deemed an expert shooter for scoring 324 points out of a possible 350 on his marksmanship qualification.

Camacho was recruited at Recruiting Substation Daytona Beach, by Sergeant Juan Martinez.

Please send all queries to the Assistant Marketing and Communications Officer, 2nd Lt. Mackenzie Margroum,

6th Marine Corps District