1st Marine Division

1st Battalion 7th Marines Leaders

Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines

LtCol. John T. Meixner

Lieutenant Colonel John T. Meixner was raised in Nooksack, Washington. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy with a B. S. in History and a Minor in Chinese in May of 2004. After attending The Basic School, he reported to the Infantry Officer Course in Quantico, Virginia graduating in May of 2005....

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Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, 7th Marines

SgtMaj. Justin M. Crawn

Sergeant Major Justin M. Crawn is a native of Hampton Township, New Jersey.  He entered the Marine Corps in July 2000 and completed recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina in October of the same year.  After he completed recruit training and Marine Combat...

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