Pvt., Tucker Samp Graduates U.S. Marine Corps Recruit Training
SAN DIEGO, CA — Marine Private Tucker R. Samp, 18, of New Richmond graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on November 13, 2015.
Private Samp successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 92 recruits in Training Platoon 1062. While in recruit training Private Samp achieved Rifle Expert which qualified him for Sniper Training and was appointed Squad Leader for his platoon. Following ten days home on leave he will report to Camp Pendleton for one month at Military Combat Training then Military Occupation Specialty school at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.