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Marine Recruitment Program #31972

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 19, 1974
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(Studio) Marines' recruiting program tough.

(Paris Island, SC) Marines short on recruits because of rigid discipline and rugged training. [Chief of manpower Lieutenant General Samuel JASKILKA - believes in Marines; once man in boot camp catches enthusiasm for Marines, he'll never forget it.] Stringent training shown. [Pvt. Angelo IORIO - vows he'll be a Marine for rest of life; describes 1st days as Marine.] Some DC officials want requirements for Marine to include high school diploma; Marine officials against requirement.
REPORTER: Frank Tomlinson

Tomlinson, Frank

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