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Light Attack Helicopter Squad celebrates two year anniversary

CAMP PENDLETON — Marines from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 469, Marine Aircraft Group 39, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, celebrated the squadron’s two-year anniversary, July 1. HMLA-469 was created as part of the commandant’s “Grow the Force” initiative, which realigned Marine Corps aviation in addition to activation of three additional HMLA squadrons to the Corps’ […]

Battalion earns Bronze Stars for role in ‘Enduring Freedom’

CAMP PENDLETON — Two Marines with 3d Civil Affairs Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force, received Bronze Stars during an awards ceremony July 1. Gunnery Sgt. Christian W. Murdock and Maj. Christopher W. Rogers were awarded for meritorious service while serving with 3d CAG, 3rd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, from October 2010 to […]

Breakfast offers time to share thoughts, faith

CAMP PENDLETON — On a gray cloudy morning while most are pushing their snooze button to get just a few more minutes, a group of gentlemen sit in the corner of a mess hall to discuss life over breakfast. A group of Marines and sailors gather at Camp Pendleton’s Del Mar mess hall every Tuesday […]