"Every marine a rifleman" is one of the mottos of America's toughest fighting force. Tasked with projecting might through amphibious operations as well as acting as shock assault infantry, the Marines have taken on an added significance during the War on Terror.
Sgt. Stevie Cardona Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion Joined Marine Corps in September 2007 Became a DI in September 2014 Military Occupational Specialty: Administrative Specialist Hometown: Daytona Beach, Fla. “I became a drill instructor to help change women’s lives. The Marine Corps drastically improved my lifestyle, and I want to see that for other women.” (Photo by Lance Cpl. Vaniah Temple)