On Feb. 27, Pfc. Calvin J. McLaughlin, honor graduate for Platoon 3012, Kilo Company, 3rd Recruit Training Battalion, graduated boot camp from the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, SC, one of hundreds of new U.S. Marines. He has now joined the ranks to carry on the Marines more than 239-year legacy.
McLaughlin is from Sea Cliff and a 2011 graduate of North Shore High School. He has been employed by MGA in Melville doing software development for the last three years.
“His brothers Vaughn and Warren and I are so very proud of Calvin,” said his mother Christina McLaughlin.