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1st Marine Division

The Old Breed

Camp Pendleton, CA
Today, 1st Marine Division is a multi-role, expeditionary ground combat force. The Division is employed as the ground combat element (GCE) of I MEF or may provide task-organized forces for assault operations and such operations as may be directed. The 1st Marine Division must be able to provide the ground amphibious forcible entry capability to the naval expeditionary force (NEF) and to conduct subsequent land operations in any operational environment.
Featured Stories
Pre-Scout Sniper Training: Passing the torch

By Cpl. Seth Starr | October 30, 2014

1st Marine Division Schools recently began the second week of training for Marines attending the MORE
Marines perfect tactical insertions during HRST course

By Lance Cpl. Jonathan Boynes | October 28, 2014

Since its inception, the Marine Corps has been the premiere fighting force globally renowned for its MORE
Kicking down doors

By Lance Cpl. Garrett White | October 27, 2014

Marines with 1st Platoon, Company C, 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, conducted urban operations MORE
1st Marine Division, veterans to commemorate 10-year anniversary of Second Battle of Fallujah

By Courtesy Story | October 24, 2014

The Marines and Sailors of the 1st Marine Division will commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the MORE
San Francisco native home to showcase Marine Corps capabilities

By Cpl. Christopher J. Moore | October 14, 2014

First Lt. Stephanie Bohlen, a forward operations officer with Combat Logistics Battalion 13, MORE
5/11 Marines Deliver Long-Range Destruction

By Cpl. Joshua Murray | October 10, 2014

Marines with Battery Q, 5th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division conducted a M142 MORE
Lima 3/1 digs in for its final pre-deployment evaluation

By Lance Cpl. William Perkins | September 26, 2014

As hills towered over the undisturbed buildings of Combat Town 25, a distant rumble could be heard MORE
Division Marines become Eyes in the Skies

By Lance Cpl. Ashton Buckingham | September 26, 2014

It weighs less than five pounds, is only three feet long and captures hundreds of detailed images MORE




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