The mission of 3d Battalion, 11th Marines is to provide direct support fires to 7th Marine Regiment and general support and reinforcing fires to other maneuver elements of 1st Marine Division during combat operations. This is our reason for existence and number one priority. Mission first is an intangible which requires selflessness at its core.
Lieutenant Colonel Hart was raised in Tualatin, Oregon; and enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1996.
Major Dammin is a native of Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Tulane University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts in History. He then completed The Basic Officer Course and Field Artillery Basic Officer Course in 2009.
Sergeant Major Brandon W. Fairbanks is a native of Jacksonville, Florida. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in December of 1999.