Pvt. Mike Ivon Daniels, 18, of Soldotna, recently graduated from the U.S. Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego on Nov. 1, 2013. Pvt. Daniels successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD San Diego as one of 84 recruits in Training Platoon 3242. Following 10 days home on leave, he will report to Camp Pendleton for two months of Infantry Training Battalion, then Military Occupation Specialty School. Pvt. Daniels will be stationed at a permanent duty station following training.
He is the son of Jerry and Lucy Daniels of Soldotna.