Acree graduates from Marine Corps

Wheelersburg’s Brent Acree graduated from United States Marine Corp boot camp at Parris Island

PFC Brent M. Acree, 21 years old, of Bluffton, SC, formerly of Wheelersburg, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island on June 9, 2017.

PFC Acree successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD Parris Island as one of 55 recruits in Training Platoon 2046. While in recruit training, PFC Acree accomplished/achieved the following: 1st squad leader, Expert Shooter, Platoon High Shooter and a meritorious promotion to PFC. Following ten days home on leave he will report to Camp Geiger in Jacksonville, NC for one month at Military Combat Training, and then will report to Military Occupation Specialty school.