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13th MEU sustains readiness with GCSS-MC

ARABIAN SEA – No more green logbooks, stubby pencils or fat codebooks. That’s so 1775. When the Global Combat Supply Support Marine Corps’ (GCSS-MC) Total Force Implementation (TFI) phase concluded in March 2013, Marines with 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit were nearly halfway through their Western Pacific pre-deployment training block. It was a vital time for … Continue reading

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VMM-166 (Rein) Conducts Exchange with French Air Force, Kicks Off Djibouti Sustainment Training

GULF OF ADEN – Sailors and Marines from the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), and the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 166 (Reinforced) welcomed distinguished visitors from the French Armed Forces aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), Oct. 22. Col. Christopher Taylor, 13th MEU commander, and … Continue reading

Charlie Co., 1/4 conducts helo raid training
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Charlie Co., 1/4 conducts helo raid training

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Marines and Sailors of Charlie Company, Battalion Landing Team 1/4, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, teamed with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 166 (Reinforced) to conduct helicopter raid training exercises at Camp Pendleton, Calif., March 25-28. The training afforded the Marines and Sailors an opportunity to improve squad-level maneuvering and urban warfare tactics. … Continue reading