Force Protection Conditions range from 'Normal' to 'Delta' and help guard and inform Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton personnel against any potential danger. (U.S. Marine Corps motion graphic by Lance Cpl. Angela E. Wilcox)
The Department of the Navy has released guidance for service members and their families to avoid contracting the coronavirus. For more information, visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html. (U.S. Marine Corps motion graphic by Lance Cpl. Angela Wilcox)
U.S. Marines load an M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System into a KC-130T Hercules on Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton, California, Feb. 8 2020. The air station operates and maintains a secure airfield with numerous capabilities in order to be a world wide strategic asset for the Marine Corps and the Department of Defense. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Stephen Beard)
Camp Pendleton Marines assist in a wreath laying ceremony for the 109th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan’s birthday at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, Feb. 6. 2020. The ceremony is an annual event to commemorate Reagan’s life and legacy. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Drake Nickels)
Marines with Amphibious Vehicle Test Branch, Marine Corps Tactical Systems Support Activity, work with the amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25) to assess and verify the Amphibious Combat Vehicle's ability to integrate with naval shipping as part of the vehicle’s developmental testing off the shore of Camp Pendleton, Jan. 28. This was the first time Marines have operated the new vehicle while embarking and disembarking a ship.
Effective Jan 1, 2020, all service-connected disabled veterans, Medal of Honor & Purple Heart recipients,
former prisoners of war, VA benefits eligible veterans & primary veteran caregivers will be eligible to shop at the commissary, MCCS retail stores & participate in select MCCS recreational activities. (U.S. video by Lance Cpl. Kerstin Roberts)
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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton was established in 1942. The base is home to I Marine Expeditionary Force, 1st Marine Division, 1st Marine Logistics Group, and various Navy units. Camp Pendleton is a superior Marine Corps training base that provides a myriad of training opportunities, maximizing allocated resources, modernizing base infrastructure and providing superior service and support. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Juan Bustos)
Established in 1942, Camp Pendleton's air facility was re-designated as Marine Corps Air Station Camp Pendleton in 1985, and honorably named Munn Field in 1987. The air station maintains and operates facilities designed to support flight operations of a Marine Aircraft Wing, Marine reserve aircraft wing, and a Marine Expeditionary Force. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Juan Bustos and Cpl. Dylan Chagnon)
While Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton's primary mission is the provide the training ranges, facilities, services and logistical support necessary to support the Marines, sailors and their families who live and work on the installation, the base and its service members also play a large part in the local community. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Lance Cpl. Stephen Beard)
Any Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton resident suggestion, concern, or complaint is important. The MCB CAMPEN, Family Housing Resolution Process, is a three-step process for resolving housing issues. The process provides resources and contact information to promptly and attentively respond to residents unsatisfied with any service...
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