Griffin graduates from US Marine Corps boot camp

PFC Fredrick Warner Griffin, 18, of Yazoo City graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on February 22, 2019.

PFC Griffin successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD Parris Island as one of 70 recruits in Mike Company, Honor Platoon 3010.

While in recruit training PFC Griffin shot expert on the firing range, led a team of 15 as a squad leader during the crucible, and served as a platoon artist.

Following ten days home on leave he will report to Camp Gieger for Military Combat Training for 29 days and then Military Occupation Specialty School.