3d Marine Regiment


3d Marine Regiment

3d Marine Division

Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii


Commanding Officer
3d Marine Regiment
Lieutenant Colonel Carl E. Cooper, Jr.
Sergeant Major
3d Marine Regiment
Sergeant Major Alfonso D. Via




Kahuna Videos

Philippine and 3d Marines Storm the Beaches.

Philippine and U.S. Marines participate in a simulated combined amphibious assault shoulder-to-shoulder at the Naval Education Training Center in the Philippines, April 21. They came ashore in amphibious assault vehicles to take a hostile beach head during the simulated assault. The training event was the start of exercise Combined Vigilance, the Philippine and U.S. Marine field training exercise within Balikatan 2015. The amphibious landing was fully integrated in planning and execution to highlight both nations’ growing ship-to-shore capabilities. Balikatan is an annual exercise that increases interoperability with the Armed Forces of the Philippines.

3d Marines NEWSFEED
U.S. Marines show Philippine forces ‘the ropes’

By Cpl. Tyler Giguere | August 5, 2015

Staring from the top of the tower, the Marines experience an irrepressible surge of adrenaline. The MORE
Close with and destroy the enemy: ROK Marines, 3/3 train force-on-force

By Pfc. Cedric R. Haller II | February 14, 2015

It is Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. An unusually chilling breeze sweeps the battlefield as Republic of MORE
ROK, US Marines clean up Pohang

By Pfc. Cedric R. Haller II | February 12, 2015

U.S. Marines have a strong belief that upon leaving somewhere, they must leave it in better MORE
Improvise, Adapt, Overcome: ROK, US Marines Train for Winter Mountain Warfare

By Pfc. Cedric R. Haller II | February 4, 2015

Republic of Korea and U.S. Marines train for winter mountain warfare during Korean Marine Exchange MORE
Henoko residents, US Marines play softball

By Pfc. Cedric R. Haller II | January 25, 2015

A decades old tradition brought Henoko Young Men’s Association and the U.S. Marines together on Camp MORE