There are two ribbons that Young Marines can earn for their recruiting efforts.
The first and easiest to get is the Outstanding Recruiter Award.
This is awarded to any Young Marine that brings in five or more recruits within a year. At least three of those five must graduate recruit training. That’s it. You can get more than one awarding of this (bronze stars). With our class coming up soon, get out there and earn one for yourself!
The Southwest OH 3rd Battalion consists of three Young Marine companies: Central Ohio (Greater Columbus region); Cincinnati (Greater Cincinnati region); and Miami Valley (Greater Miami Valley region). Last weekend from 10 to 12 July, a battalion encampment was held in the Englewood Reserve (Vandalia, OH). Fifty-three Young Marines, fourteen staff members, and some helpful parents met to hold an event filled competitive and ...
Each quarter we get to recognize a Young Marine, Staff Member, and Parent for their outstanding efforts within the Miami Valley Young Marines. These recipients are selected by the Unit Commander based on nominations submitted by anyone in the unit (you can make your submissions anytime during the quarter using our submission form). Without further ado lets announce our winners: