“The only people I like beside my wife and kids are Marines.”
LtCol Oliver North, USMC (ret):
A schooter was donated to the 2011 National Convention for a guest to use during the convention.
Scout Will King came to the TVD for funding of his Eagle Scout Project, the replacement of the front entrance landscaping. He provided the plan, labor and plants. The detachment provided the $4000.
Marine Richard Erickson was awarded his certificate and Metal.
“Boot Camp was extremely constructive by showing that it can be done and adversity was the instructor. Purging of one’s old identity and building a new one was the Marine Corps game, and they played it superbly. I would not wish to forget anything about Boot Camp.”
Before the First Wave: The 3rd Armored Amphibian Tractor Battalion, Larry L. Woodard (1994)