3rd Marine Logistics Group
Sustaining The Pacific
The Legacy of Iwo Jima
April 1, 2018 — “We landed there,” Samuel “Lee” Anderson, a retired Marine corporal and veteran of the Battle of Iwo Jima, told his sons while pointing to a spot on the beach. “We moved inland from there,” he recalled, swinging his hand as he motioned across the island’s horizon, “that took us 21 days.”
Paying it Forward | Okinawa-based Marine uses past hardship to help motivate others
March 29, 2018 — CAMP KINSER, OKINAWA, Japan – Cpl. Lexus Martinez walks through the Camp Kinser Mess Hall with gusto that would make the casual observer think, “She owns the building.” The Brooklyn native makes eye contact with everyone in her path, greeting them confidently as she prepares to make the food that will be served for the day.
United Through Strife
March 25, 2018 — Iwo To, Japan -- On a sunny, breezy day, veterans of World War II gathered at Iwo To March 24, 2018to be honored and to commemorate the sacrifice made by members of the Japanese and U.S. forces killed during the Battle of Iwo Jima.
Critical care teamwork | Navy, Army, and Air Force personnel perform en-route medical care training
February 15, 2018 — MARINE CORPS AIR STATION FUTENMA, Okinawa, Japan – U.S. military personnel with 3rd Medical Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group demonstrated Naval en-route care procedures alongside Army and Air Force personnel during a training evolution Feb. 13, 2018, at MCAS Futenma, Okinawa, Japan.
Salty sea dogs bridge the gap
February 1, 2018 — NAHA MILITARY PORT, OKINAWA, Japan - On a dark, cloud-covered morning, Marines climbed into a small, green, metal boat to maneuver huge, metal cylinders floating in a quiet harbor. As they slid into the water, they began the first salt water training exercise Bridge Company has done since being reactivated.
3rd MLG Marines participate in "Elevate": Kinser Challenge
January 29, 2018 — On a windy, rainy Friday evening, roughly 100 Marines and Sailors gathered at Roberts Field on Camp Kinser to challenge their bodies, minds and spirits. As the night closed in and the wind grew colder, these teams jogged through a base-wide competition known as the Kinser Challenge Jan. 26, 2018.
Marine of the Year
January 13, 2018 — CAMP KINSER, OKINAWA, Japan - “Everyone has a different reason for joining the Marine Corps,” said Cpl. Nelfi Tineoferreiras, an inventory management specialist with Headquarters Company, Combat Logistics Regiment 35 (CLR-35), 3rd Marine Logistics Group (3rd MLG). “You have to stay focused on that reason, and let it motivate you. That’s how you stay successful.”