We have platoon photos and yearbooks for MCRD San Diego graduates, ONLY.
Graduation books (1975 through 2009).
The Museum Foundation does not have any books before 1975.
You must know your boot camp platoon number and the year you graduated when you place your order.
All orders take 4-6 weeks to process and ship. Semper Fidelis!
Platoon Photos from Parris Island
These are handled by the Exchange System at MCRD Parris Island.
Please call 843-228-1546/1555.
We only have photos and yearbooks for MCRD San Diego graduates. You must know your boot camp platoon number and the year you graduated when you place your order.
Graduation books (1975+). Our collection is scant. If you don't remember, or you are ordering for a friend or family member, you can request military records at: REQUEST MILITARY RECORDS Please note that these records, do not normally include boot camp platoon numbers. They do have dates listed of departure from MCRD for Advance Training which may help in your research.
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Boot camp platoon numbers are not normally included in a Marine's Service Record book. Occasionally, there have been cases where the platoon number was noted in the recruit's medical records, (if they received medical treatment while in boot camp).