Matthew Forster, Larry and Jen Jackson

From: Evansville, WI

High School: Evansville High School

Class: 2020

Branch: United States Marine Corps

Why I decided to enlist in the military
I have always wanted to join the military. I want to join for adventure and do something which matters.

Why I chose the Marine Corps
I chose the Marines because I heard that it is very challenging. I am looking for a challenge.

Basic training location
Camp Pendleton, San Diego, California

Basic training dates
9/8/20

Job in the military
I will be going into the infantry. I am not sure exactly what in the infantry however.

Family in the military
I am the first of my family to join.