- 2nd Marine Logistics Group
Infobox Military Unit
unit_name= 2nd Marine Logistics Group
caption= 2nd Marine Logistics Group emblem
February 6, 1966- present
role= Multi-faceted combat service support
II Marine Expeditionary Force
current_commander= Colonel Juan G. Ayala
Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune
motto= "Sustaining Power for the Force"
Operation Iraqi Freedom
The 2nd Marine Logistics Group (2nd MLG) is a logistics unit of the
United States Marine Corpsand is headquartered at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. 2nd MLG was formerly known as 2nd Force Service Support Group (FSSG). With the changing times and previous missions conducted during recent conflicts, the FSSGs within the Marine Corps were reorganized into what is now known as Marine Logistics Groups. The 2nd MLG is composed of more than 8,000 Marines and sailors.
Combat Logistics Regiment 2
Combat Logistics Regiment 25
Combat Logistics Regiment 27
2nd Dental Battalion
8th Engineer Support Battalion
They conduct general and direct supply support operations and receives, stores, distributes and manages supply material and information. They also provide health and dental service support, military police support including maneuver and mobility, area security and law and order interment operations to the
Marine Air-Ground Task Force. They also provide support for deployed units by transporting gear via land and air. They provide engineering support of a deliberate nature to Marine Expeditionary Forces and intermediate maintenance support for Marine Corps furnished by tactical ordnance, engineer, motor, repairable support to include stocking, storing and fiscal accounting for normal accounting.
Global War on Terror
2nd MLG again deployed in support of
Operation Iraqi Freedomin January 2007 for a year long tour to provide combat logistics support to the forces of Multi National Forces West in the Al Anbar Province. They were based at Camp Fallujahand completed there tour in February 2008cite web
last = 1stLt Klay
first = Phillip W.
title = 2nd Marine Logistics Group (Forward) concludes yearlong deployment
work = Marine Corps News
publisher = United States Marine Corps
date = 2008-02-07
url = http://www.usmc.mil/marinelink/mcn2000.nsf/main5/866FB76710D8C0BB852573E80030C43C?opendocument
accessdate = 2008-02-08] .
Organization of the United States Marine Corps
List of United States Marine Corps logistics groups
* [http://www.iimefpublic.usmc.mil/public/iimefpublic.nsf/sites/2dmlg 2nd MLG's official website]
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