26th Marine Expeditionary Unit

 

26th Marine Expeditionary Unit

A Certain Force in an Uncertain World

Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
26th MEU News
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U.S., Portuguese Marines train side-by-side during Trident Juncture 15 November 9, 2015 — U.S. Marines with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, aboard the USS Arlington (LPD 24) and Portuguese Marines completed an amphibious beach assault training exercise, Oct. 20, 2015, at Pinheiro Da Cruz, Praia Da Raposa beach, Portugal, during Trident Juncture 15.Trident Juncture 15 is the largest NATO-led exercise in 20 years. The exercise aims to MORE
CLB 26 conducts NEO training with Turkish forces November 9, 2015 — U.S. Marines and sailors with Combat Logistics Battalion 26, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, conducted training for non-combatant evacuation operations with Turkish forces during Exercise Egemen 2015 Oct. 26.The training, one of multiple events that are part of an overall bilateral training exercise with Turkish forces, focused on the processing MORE
Clear skies; 26th MEU Marine excels as air traffic controller November 9, 2015 — The Marine Corps League awards the Sergeant Maj. Frederick B. Douglass award once a year to a Marine that demonstrates superior qualities and actions during the performance of his duties. An individual needs to receive recommendation from his leadership and approval from a commanding officer for eligibility. Sgt. Jan Kamphuis, an air traffic MORE
Marines with 26th MEU preform lift at sunset on beach November 9, 2015 — U.S. Marine landing support specialists with the Landing Support Detachment, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit and Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 162 (Reinforced), embarked aboard the USS Arlington (LPD 24), rehearsed sling loading a M105 trailer during a helicopter support team (HST) mission at Pinheiro Da Cruz, Praia Da Raposa Beach, MORE
Commentary; Looking forward to float November 9, 2015 — The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit is deployed aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), the amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD) and the dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD). Marines and sailors aboard the ships live and work together each day, operating like a small city, with a common mission guiding them. Their MORE
Launch and recovery November 9, 2015 — Marines with Amphibious Assault Platoon, Company E, Battalion Landing Team 2/6, 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, practiced amphibious embarking and debarking drills during routine training in the Mediterranean Sea, Oct. 28. The sustainment drills allowed the unit to increase its proficiency in amphibious maneuvering by practicing launch and recovery MORE
26th MEU conducts military working dogs demonstration during Egemen November 9, 2015 — Military working dogs fit snuggly into the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Marine Air Ground Task Force. The MEU utilizes the flexibility in its structure to respond to any crises or event across the range of military operations. The working dogs with the MEU meet these expectations.Military working dog handlers and their partners, Lex, a combat MORE
26th MEU composites for future deployment March 27, 2015 — The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) composited as a Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF), March 16, and will spend the next six months training with the U.S. Navy's Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group for a deployment this fall. MORE
26th MEU personnel return to North Carolina January 16, 2015 — More than 100 Marines and sailors assigned to 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit returned to their home station in eastern North Carolina, Jan. 13-15, after a five-month deployment where they were based in Morón, Spain; Mihail Kogălniceanu, Romania and Sigonella, Italy.The service members from 26th MEU took control Aug. 4, 2014, as the command element MORE
26th MEU change of command July 10, 2014 — The 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted a change of command ceremony formally recognizing the transfer of command from Col. Matthew G. St. Clair to Col. Robert C. Fulford, aboard Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, June 25, 2014.The ceremony featured the 2nd Marine Division Band and guest speaker Maj. Gen. Raymond C. Fox, the commanding general of MORE

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