USMC Pvt. Joseph Snow graduated from the United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego in January. He was a member of the Bravo Company, Platoon 1028. He also graduated from military combat training, where he was a member of the Fox Company. He received awards as an expert rifleman, an honor platoon and received a physical fitness training score of 292. He is currently attending MOS-CBRN training in Fort Leonardwood, MO., and will be promoted to private first class.
Snow is a 2008 Lodi High School graduate. He is the son of Carl and Theresa Snow, of Lodi. He previously worked as the dancing pickle at Mr. Pickle's Sandwiches.