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Pfc. Jessee W. Prester graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 1004, Company C, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 80 recruits.

Photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby

PALM HARBOR, FLORIDA NATIVE GRADUATES MARINE RECRUIT TRAINING WITH HONORS

4 Jan 2019 | Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby 6th Marine Corps District

Pfc. Jessee W. Prester graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 1004, Company C, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 80 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. 

Prester, a native of Palm Harbor, Florida, acted as platoon guide for Platoon 1004.

Prester, is a graduate of Palm Harbor University High School and was recruited at Recruiting Substation Clearwater, by Staff Sgt.
Johnny Rangel.

Please send all queries to the 6th Marine Corps District assistant marketing and communications officer, 2nd Lt. Mackenzie Margroum, Mackenzie.margroum@marines.usmc.mil 


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