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R 131431Z APR 18
MSGID/GENADMIN/CMC WASHINGTON DC DMCS//
SUBJ/3D MARINE LOGISTICS GROUP ANNIVERSARY//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. On behalf of the entire Marine Corps family, I wish hearty congratulations to the Marines and Sailors of 3d MLG on the occasion of your 60th anniversary.
2. Since your activation on 1 May 1958 as 3d Force Service Regiment, you have sustained the Pacific region with combat service support to troops in Vietnam, Iraq and Afghanistan and provided humanitarian assistance and disaster relief to those hit by typhoons, mudslides, earthquakes and other natural disasters. For the past 60 years, Marines and Sailors of 3d MLG have demonstrated professionalism and dedication to accomplishing your mission.
3. As you celebrate your honored history, know that your fellow Marines and Sailors are proud of your achievements and grateful for your proficiency and diligence to duty. Please pause to remember those past Marines and Sailors of 3d MLG who paid the ultimate price for our freedom.
4. Happy anniversary and Semper Fidelis. Robert B. Neller, General, U.S. Marine Corps, Commandant of the Marine Corps.//