MCB CAMP PENDLETON

Burrows passes the torch to Eovito

Story by LCpl A. J. Van Fredenberg on 06/09/2017 Lt. Col. Damon K. Burrows relinquished command of 9th Communication Battalion to Lt. Col. Bryan A. Eovito at Camp Pendleton, California, June 8, 2017. Burrows, who commanded the battalion over the past three years will attend the U.S. Army War College
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Keeping Our Corps Healthy and Battle Ready

Story by LCpl Keely Dyer on 06/09/2017 The Marine Corps Training and Education Command Roadshow visited Camp Pendleton to brief Marines on the new Force Fitness Instructor military occupational specialty, June 7. The brief was given by the Force Fitness Division to explain the changes to the Physical Fitness Test
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Lift guns used to train helicopter pilots

When it comes to providing firepower to support the infantry units on the front line, the M777 Howitzer reigns king among the big guns in ground combat arms. It is a lightweight cannon used by the Marine Corps and Army artillery units in Iraq and Afghanistan to fire 155-millimeter shell
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Afghan Interpreter Earns Elite Title as U.S. Marine

Story by Sgt Jessica Quezada on 06/08/2017 While some children grow up with aspirations to become scientists, professional athletes or actors, Mohammad Nadir's goal was to become a United States Marine, stemming from an early childhood amid a strong military presence. As the sixth of ten siblings, Nadir grew u
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Preparing For Wildland Fires

Story by LCpl Dylan Chagnon on 06/07/2017 CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. Federal and local firefighting agencies came together for an annual Fire School aboard Camp Pendleton, June 5 to June 9, 2017. The school gives firefighters the opportunity to work together and train using live fire in a controlled environment. "Thi
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I MEF reserve Marines support Joint Task Force exercise

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif., -- Marines, soldiers, airmen, and sailors from reserve component units across the country supported I Marine Expeditionary Force Joint Task Force Operational Capability Assessment here, May 8-18, 2017. During the exercise, I MEF took the role of Joint Task Force headquarters providing command and control, planning and
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