Anthony D. Escudero has completed basic Marine Corps boot camp training at Camp Pendleton San Diego following a graduation ceremony on Nov. 21, 2017. Anthony will return to Camp Pendleton following a brief home leave, returning in mid-December.

Anthony is the son of Mary E. Martinez and the grandson of Raymond and Regina Martinez. He is a 2016 Vintage High School graduate, where he was on the honor roll and played Varsity football and wrestling.

Before enlistment, Anthony attended Napa Valley College and earned his first degree black belt in taekwondo.