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3d Marine Division


3d Marine Division

The Fighting Third

Okinawa, Japan
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On order, 3d Marine Division conducts amphibious, forcible entry operations or sustained, combined arms land operations with strategic partners and allies, as an integral part of III MEF within the Pacific Theater Area of Operations (AO) in support of national security objectives.
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U.S. Marines, joint partners test networked EABO from Japan to Hawaii By Capt. Nicholas Royer | March 18, 2021
How to save a life: Marines learn casualty care By Lance Cpl. Jackson Dukes | February 1, 2021
Seizing and defending islands: U.S. Marines, Japan Ground Self-Defense Force strengthen integrated capabilities during exercise Forest Light By Capt. Nicholas Royer | December 18, 2020
Fast, fluid, together: Japan, U.S. Marines exercise amphibious capabilities during Keen Sword 21 By Courtesy Story | November 4, 2020
3d Marine Division Leaders

Major General James W. Bierman
Commanding General

Colonel Jason S.D. Perry
Assistant Division Commander

Sergeant Major Eric D. Cook
Sergeant Major

Command Master Chief Christopher T. Stone
Command Master Chief
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