Platoon 2014

Platoon 2014

The start of our new BootCamp Recruit Platoon is about to begin join and be part of the Few the Proud "Westover Young Marines"

Serving Our Community

Serving Our Community

St Thomas Cemetery Honoring our Veterans 2013

Serving Our Community

Serving Our Community

PFC Smith; PFC DeGray; Pvt Norman; PFC Santiago; Pvt Peterson; Pvt Castro; and Pvt Espinoza

Platoon 2013-1

Platoon 2013-1

Honor Recruit PFC Kolosov

Platoon 2013-2

Platoon 2013-2

Honor Recruit PFC Rivera A

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima

This is a historic photograph taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a United States Navy corpsman raising a U.S. flag atop Mount Suribachi,[1] during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.

Parent/Recruit information meeting Platoon 2014

Parent/Recruit information meeting Platoon 2014

Will be held at Chicopee High School auditorium located at 820 Front St. Chicopee, MA on Tuesday May 13th at 1830 (6:30 PM)

Westover Young Marines

Promote the mental, moral and physical development of members. Instill the ideal of honesty, fairness, respect, loyalty, courage, dependability, attention to duty, love of God and fidelity to our country and its' institutions. Stimulate an interest in, and respect for, academic achievement and the history and traditions of the United States of America. Promote physical fitness through the conduct of physical activities which include participation in athletic events and close order drills. Advocate a drug free lifestyle through a continual drug prevention education program. Although the Young Marines is the US Marine Corp's official youth program to the Department of Defense for youth Drug Demand Reduction, the Young Marines is not a recruiting force for the US Marine Corps. The unit strives to instill the core values of Honor, Courage and Commitment adopted by the Marine Corps to each of the members.

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Westover Young Marines News
Aug 8

2011 Westover Young Marines of the Year

Rank at the time of the Award: GySgt

Name:  Abby Dangleis

Award: Westover Young Marines of the Year

Year: (2011)

 

 

Aug 9

Young Marine of the Quarter

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Aug 9

2012 Westover Young Marine of the Year

Rank at the time of the Award: GySgt

Name: Hughes

Award: Westover Young Marines of the Year

Year: (2012)

 

 

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