Sotiros completes basic training
Marine Pvt. Roy J. Sotiros, son of Thomas A. Sotiros of Woodbine, recently completed recruit training.
During the training cycle at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C., recruits are taught the basics of battlefield survival,
introduced to typical military daily routine and personal and professional standards.
All recruits participate in an active physical conditioning program and gain proficiency in a variety of military skills, including first aid, rifle marksmanship and close-order drill. Teamwork and self-discipline are emphasized.