What infantry units are in Camp Pendleton?

Infantry battalions

Battalion Name Nickname Location
3rd Battalion, 4th Marines Darkside MCAGCC Twentynine Palms, California
1st Battalion, 5th Marines Geronimo Camp Pendleton, California
2nd Battalion, 5th Marines Raiders or Marauders Camp Pendleton, California
3rd Battalion, 5th Marines Darkhorse Camp Pendleton, California

Where is 9th Marines?

1st Battalion, 9th Marines

1st Battalion 9th Marines
Role Locate, close with and destroy the enemy through fire and maneuver
Part of 9th Marine Regiment 3rd Marine Division
Garrison/HQ Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune
Nickname(s) “The Walking Dead”

Where is the 5th Marine division?

Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
The 5th Marine Regiment (also referred to as “5th Marines”) is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California.

How many Marines are in a battalion?

The battalion headquarters is supported by a headquarters and service company (battery). A battalion usually contains two to five organic companies (batteries in the artillery), with a total of 500 to 1,200 Marines in the battalion.

What was the first Marine Corps battalion?

1st Battalion 1st Marines (1/1) is an infantry battalion in the United States Marine Corps based out of Camp Pendleton , California, consisting of anywhere from 800 to 2,000 Marines and Sailors, but the number fluctuates depending on the Battalion’s mission. They fall under the command of the 1st Marine Regiment and the 1st Marine Division.

What are the 3 Marine Divisions?

The four Marine divisions are: 1st Marine Division at Camp Pendleton, California 2nd Marine Division at Camp Lejeune , North Carolina 3rd Marine Division at Camp Courtney in Okinawa, Japan 4th Marine Division, a reserve unit headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana, with units scattered throughout the United States.

What is a third Marine?

The 3rd Marine Regiment is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Hawaii. It falls under the 3rd Marine Division and the III Marine Expeditionary Force .

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