Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds

Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds
Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds
Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds
Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds
Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds
Raleigh Marine officer candidates get taste of what future holds

Marines and candidates with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, prepare for a three-mile hike. Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

Marines and candidates with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, stop for a gear check. Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

SSgt Jose Benavidez, an Officer Selection Assistant with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, helps an officer candidate with his gear during a three-mile hike at Umstead Park in Raleigh, N.C. The candidates and Marines carried packs with 40 pounds of gear and an M-16 replica rubber rifle to get a feel for hiking while carrying weight. Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

Capt Christopher Ellison (left) and Capt Scott Riley (right), the Officer Selection Officers with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, lead a three-mile hike at Umstead Park in Raleigh, N.C. Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

Candidates with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, conduct a three-mile hike to prepare them for the rigors of Officer Candidates School (OCS). Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

Marines and candidates with Officer Selection Office Raleigh, Marine Corps Recruiting Station Raleigh, pose for a photo following a three-mile hike. Photo by Sgt Dwight Henderson.

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