Marine recruits earn citizenship
Pfc. Alexis Peterson, Platoon 4027, Oscar Company, 4th Recruit Training Battalion, earned U.S. Citizenship Aug. 4, 2016, on Parris Island, S.C. Before earning citizenship, applicants must demonstrate knowledge of the English language and American government, show good moral character and take the Oath of Allegiance to the U.S. Constitution. Peterson, from Mangilao, Guam, originally from Micronesia, is scheduled to graduate Aug. 5, 2016.
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