Gunnery Sergeant Hartman: [Hartman gives a speech to the graduating recruits] Today, you people are no longer maggots. Today, you are Marines. You're part of a brotherhood. From now on until the day
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Gunnery Sergeant Hartman:
[Hartman gives a speech to the graduating recruits]
Today, you people are no longer maggots. Today, you are Marines. You're part of a brotherhood. From now on until the day you die, wherever you are, every Marine is your brother. Most of you will go to Vietnam. Some of you will not come back. But always remember this: Marines die. That's what we're here for. But the Marine Corps lives forever. And that means YOU live forever.

Transcript:
Today, you people are
no longer maggots.
Today, you are Marines.
You 're part of a brotherhood.
From now on, until the day you die...
... wherever you are...
... every Marine is your brother.
Most of you will go to Vietnam.
Some of you will not come back.
But always remember this:
Marines die.
That's what we're here for.
But the Marine Corps lives forever...
... and that means you live forever.
-Peckett.
-Sir, yes, sir.
0300, lnfantry.
-Toe Jam.
-Sir, yes, sir.
0300, lnfantry.
-Adams.
-Sir, yes, sir.
1 800, Engineers.
You go out and find mines.
-Cowboy.
-Sir, yes, sir.
0300, lnfantry.
-Taylor.
-Sir, yes, sir.
0300, lnfantry.
-Joker.
-Sir, yes, sir.
421 2, Basic Military Journalism.

Clip duration: 80 seconds
Views: 195
Timestamp in movie: 00:38:20
Uploaded: 29 August, 2021
Genres: drama, war
Summary: A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.


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