1st Marine Division

 

1st Marine Division

Camp Pendleton, CA
Mission
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.
1st Marine Division Stories
3D printing in the Marine Corps: An industry of untapped potential By Cpl. Joseph Prado | February 26, 2019
Great Love Happens Once: The Enduring Story of John and Lena Basilone By Cpl. Teagan Fredericks | February 14, 2019
Iron Fist 2019 Strengthens U.S.-Japan Alliance; Certifies ARDB By Cpl. Cutler Brice | February 13, 2019
From temporary to permanent: the story of the 1st Marine Division White House By Lance Cpl. Cameron Fina | January 30, 2019
Television series “SEAL Team” films on Camp Pendleton By Cpl. Joseph Prado | January 28, 2019
1st Marine Division Videos
Saint Patrick's Day Gaelic Prayer
U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Diego Bevillard, an engineer equipment operator with 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, recites a traditional Irish prayer in Gaelic in honor of Saint Patrick's Day at Camp Pendleton, California, March 7, 2019. Saint Patrick is the patron saint of engineers and is celebrated on March 17, 2019. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Zachary Catron)
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