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6th Marine Corps District

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

MCRD Parris Island, S.C.
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Brig. Gen. James F. Glynn, commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and the Eastern Recruiting Region, swears young men and women into the Marine Corps during the pre-game show of TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, Dec. 31, 2018, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. Glynn was invited by the Jacksonville Sports Council to be the guest-of-honor during the game. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Mike Hernandez)
Marines with the Parris Island Marine Band perform during the pre-game show of the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, Dec. 31, 2018, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. The band played before the fans of Texas A&M University and North Carolina State University. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Mike Hernandez)
Maj. Joseph Gill, commanding officer of Recruiting Station Jacksonville, tosses the coin on TIAA Bank Field before the start of TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, Dec. 31, 2018, in Jacksonville, Florida. Gill was invited by the Jacksonville Sports Council to execute the coin-toss before the game. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Mike Hernandez)
Hamilton Rainey, a poolee with Recruiting Substation Yulee, Recruiting Station Jacksonville, is presented a Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps Scholarship at TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, Dec. 31, 2018, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. Rainey was selected among four other applicants in RS Jacksonville’s area of operation. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Mike Hernandez)
Brig. Gen. James F. Glynn, commanding general of Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and the Eastern Recruiting Region, holds one of the game footballs beside Cpl. Eliyanna Heilig, a canvassing recruiter with Recruiting Substation Ponte Vedra, Recruiting Station Jacksonville, at TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, Dec. 31, 2018, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. Glynn was invited by the Jacksonville Sports Council to be the guest-of-honor during the game. (U.S. Marine Corps Photo by Cpl. Mike Hernandez)
U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. Cortez L. Brown, sergeant major of 6th Marine Corps District, reads the promotion warrant for Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th MCD, during Kessinger's promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, stands at the position of attention during his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District recites the oath of office during his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, right, shakes hands with Col. William C. Gray, commanding officer of 6th MCD, during his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
Nicholas Kessinger pins the rank of chief warrant officer five onto Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, speaks to guests at his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, poses for a photo with his family after his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer Matthew Kessinger, personnel officer of 6th Marine Corps District, poses for a photo with the 6th MCD personnel section after his promotion to chief warrant officer five aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Dec. 19, 2018. Kessinger, a native of Louisville, Kentucky, has currently served 28 years in the Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
Pfc. Cody C. Parr graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 1002, Company C, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 79 recruits.
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.
Pfc. Jacob S. Wesson graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 1000, Company C, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 79 recruits.
Sergeant Majors from across the Eastern Recruiting Region pose for a group photo with the Marines of the Drill Instructor School.
Sergeant Majors from across the Eastern Recruiting Region pose for a group photo with the Marines of the Drill Instructor School.
U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Adrian Calleja, a personnel clerk with 6th Marine Corps District, right, plays a beanbag toss game (corn hole)  with Cpl. Aaron Henrich, an operations clerk with 6th MCD, during the 6th MCD Holiday Dinner at Afterburners aboard Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina, Dec. 14, 2018. Calleja, a native of Oxnard, California, is a graduate of Hueneme High School. Henrich, a native of Shawnee, Kansas, is a graduate of Bentonville High School. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby)
Judge Tamia Gordon, a former U.S. Marine Corps major, serves a Thanksgiving meal at the New Orleans Convention Center, Nov. 22, 2018. 



“My favorite part of the program (Bayou Classic) is the community service event at the Convention Center, where Marines join local New Orleans volunteers in serving Thanksgiving meals to thousands who would not have meals otherwise,” said Gordon. 



Gordon currently serves as the associate chief administrative law judge for the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, at the New Orleans Field Office. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Nathaniel Cray/Released)