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Mar

2014

Artillery in air: Landing support specialists test lift capabilities

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Cold winds brought a chill over the Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment 2,2nd Marine Logistics Group, as they waited in the muck and water saturated DavisAirfield, N.C., March 19.  The wind was nothing compared to what wascoming in from above: “the Hurricane Maker.”   Landing support specialistswith CLR-2 stood their ground and braced themselves




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Feb

2014

CLB-26 change of command ceremony reflects old, new legacy

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Family, friends and service members gathered at Marston Pavilion here, Feb. 21to attend a change of command ceremony between Lt. Col. Kevin G. Collins, theoutgoing commanding officer, and Lt. Col. Daniel H. Coleman, the incoming CO forCombat Logistics Battalion 26, Combat Logistics Regiment 27, 2nd MarineLogistics Group.   The mission statement of




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Feb

2014

Alpha Surgical Co., 2nd Med. Bn. simulates deployed environment

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Approximately 50 service members with Alpha Surgical Company, 2nd MedicalBattalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group took part of a field exercise at LandingZone Canary here, Feb. 18 to 20.   Sailors with the battalion simulatedpatients going through the Shock Trauma Platoon and a Forward ResuscitativeSurgical System.  Several companies within 2nd Med




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Feb

2014

Cardiac Run sparks Valentine’s Day spirit in 2nd Medical Bn.

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Saint Valentine’s Day, also known as Valentine’s Day, is mostly identified forthe exchange of greeting cards, flowers and even chocolate. Significant othersare always cherished and recognized for this day of love.   However,approximately 118 Marines and sailors with 2nd Medical Battalion, CombatLogistics Regiment 25, 2nd Marine Logistics Group came




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Feb

2014

Transportation, Support Company Marines awarded Purple Heart Medal

Lance Cpl. Shawn Valosin, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Three Marines with Transportation and Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 2, 2nd Marine Logistics Group were awarded the Purple Heart Medal during a ceremony here Feb. 7, for wounds suffered in action while deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.  May 5, 2013, Cpl. Myles Bayer, an Ellijay, Ga., native and Lance Cpl. Adam




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Jan

2014

2nd MLG company commander helps America’s heroes

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

The America’s Heroes Enjoying Recreation Outdoors Foundation, A HERO, providesfellowship and mentoring opportunities through outdoor recreational activities.  A HERO provides a supportive environment enabling veterans to continuethe healing process, so they can focus on their future and reconcile thetraumatic events of their past in a healthy and




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Jan

2014

Marine receives award for rescuing young girl

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

With the arrival of the weekend, Marines and their friends gathered together tohead to North Topsail Beach, N.C.   This particular Saturday couldn’t be abetter day to hit the beach. The sky was clear and the sun was radiant, calmedby the sound of crashing waves.   It was a relaxing way to enjoy a summerweekend.   In the midst of the calm and




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Nov

2013

Ragnarok Co. hikes to prepare for upcoming mission

Lance Cpl. Sullivan Laramie, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Marinesand sailors with Ragnarok Company, 2nd Supply Battalion, 2nd Marine LogisticsGroup participated in a five-mile conditioning hike here Nov. 26.    The hike was intended to kick off thecompany’s training in preparation for Exercise Cold Response 2014, a jointexercise held in Norway among the militaries of participating NATO countries.    “I’m




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Nov

2013

Means, Monahan commemorated with memorial 5k

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Marineswith Transportation and Support Company, Combat Logistics Battalion 2, 2ndMarine Logistics Group gathered here at a park to commemorate Cpl. ChristopherM. Monahan Jr. and Lance Cpl. Dale W. Means during a memorial 5k and cookoutNov. 22.  Means and Monahan were both killed in actionwhile conducting combat operations in Helmand province,




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Nov

2013

2nd Maint. Bn. holds field meet on Halloween

Cpl. Devin Nichols, CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C.

Halloween was celebrated a little differently at the 2nd Maintenance Battalion compound here, Oct. 31.     Marines with 2nd Maint. Bn., Combat Logistics Regiment 25, 2nd Marine Logistics Group did not dress up in costumes or go ‘trick or treating.’    They kept their esprit de corps during a field meet through a series of physical challenges.    





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