3rd Marine Logistics Group
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III Marine Expeditionary Force
Providing responsive combat logistics support to III MEF and other Marine Forces within our area of operations, and to joint, combined, and federal agencies as directed, through expeditionary means, forward basing and global sourcing in order to sustain supported units during exercises and contingencies.



3rd Medical Battalion Change of Command Ceremony

U.S. Marines and a Sailor with the 3rd Marine Logistics Group (MLG) color guard stand at parade rest during a change of command ceremony at Camp...


3rd Sustainment Group (Experimental) Relief and Appointment

U.S. Marine Corps Col. Erik Smith, commanding officer of 3rd Sustainment Group (Experimental), speaks during a relief and appointment ceremony on...


CLR-37 Marines participate in a simulated vehicle and casualty recovery mission

U.S. Marine Corps Cpl. Austin Spitzer, a motor transport operator with Combat Logistics Regiment 37 (CLR-37), guides a medium tactical vehicle...


Combat Logistics Regiment 3 Marines Conduct Field Training Exercise

U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment 3 (CLR-3) load a 3,000 gallon collapsible fuel tank and Lightweight Water Purification System (LWPS) onto...


U.S. Navy Command Master Chief Nathan Chun Appointed as 3rd MLG Command Master Chief

A bell waits to be rung during an appointment ceremony at Camp Kinser, Okinawa, Japan, Jan. 20, 2023. During the ceremony, U.S. Navy Command Master...


U.S. Marines with 3rd Maintenance Battalion demonstrate manufacturing capabilities to Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Ordnance School Leadership

U.S. Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 2 Cortez Williams, an ordnance vehicle maintenance officer with 3rd Maintenance Battalion, 3rd Sustainment...


3rd Marine Logistics Group conducts Alert Contingency MAGTF Drill

U.S. Marines and Sailors with 3rd Marine Logistics Group (MLG) stage tactical vehicles in preparation for an Alert Contingency Marine Air-Ground Task...


Scrum for Warfighters | Teambuilding Leadership Seminar Dedicated to Improving Production Workflow

U.S. Marines and Sailors from across III Marine Expeditionary Force coordinate with their teammates to solve a puzzle during a Scrum for Warfighters...


Combat Logistics Regiment 3 Marines conduct Rifle Range Training during exercise Winter Workhorse

U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Stephanie Martinez, a supply operations chief with 3rd Sustainment Group (Experimental), 3rd Marine Logistics Group,...


Combat Logistics Regiment 37 conducts Bilateral Field Meet with Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Personnel

U.S. Marines with Combat Logistics Regiment 37, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, and personnel with the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, compete in a...

U.S. Navy Command Master Chief Nathan Chun Appointed as 3rd MLG Command Master Chief
3rd Marine Logistics Group
Jan. 20, 2023 | 1:00
U.S. Navy Command Master Chief Nathan Chun Appointed as 3rd MLG Command Master Chief
3rd Marine Logistics Group
Jan. 20, 2023 | 1:00
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U.S. Navy Command Master Chief Nathan Chun Appointed as 3rd MLG Command Master Chief

3rd Marine Logistics Group Leaders

Brig. Gen. Adam L. Chalkley
Commanding General, 3rd MLG

Brigadier General Chalkley received his commission through the Platoon Leaders Course after graduating from Texas A&M University in May 1993. Following The Basic School and Motor Transport Officers Course, he reported to 7th Motor Transport Battalion, where he served as a Platoon Commander, Detachment Commander, Assistant Operations Officer, and Company Commander.

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Sgt. Maj. Ryan W. Meltesen Biography
Sergeant Major, 3D MLG

Sergeant Major Meltesen was born in Westfield, Wisconsin and enlisted in the Marine Corps on 10 October 1995. He attended recruit training at MCRD San Diego, CA and graduated as the Platoon Honor Man from Charlie Company, Platoon 1053 on 29 December 1995. Upon graduation, Sergeant Major Meltesen was trained at the School of Infantry, Camp Pendleton, CA and he received the MOS 0352 Anti-Tank Assault man.

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Command Master Chief Nathan K. Chun
CMDCM, 3rd Dental Battalion

In May of 2003, he transferred to NMCB THREE and completed deployments as the Civil Action Team LPO and as assistant Convoy Commander deployed to Iraq.  After leaving NMCB THREE in 2006, he transferred to Naval Construction Training Center, Port Hueneme, as the Alfa Co LPO and Chassis Phase head where he earned his Master Training Specialist (MTS).  In September of 2007, he was selected to Chief and in January 2008, he took over as the Naval Military Training LCPO.

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We want to extend a very warm welcome to everyone who is relocating to Okinawa! Okinawa is a fabulous place to be assigned to and we want to ensure your tour starts off right by providing every possible resource to ensure your relocation to Okinawa is as easy as possible.

Want to learn more about where to shop, eat and play in Okinawa? Looking for transportation schedules for the Green Line and the off-base bus system? Download MCCS Okinawa Liberty App as it provides this and much, much more on what is available on Okinawa.

Okinawa is located approximately 400 miles south of mainland Japan. Okinawa is home to III Marine Expeditionary Force and Marine Corps Installation Pacific (MCIPAC).  Marine Corps Base Camp Smedley D. Butler (MCB Camp Butler), which falls under MCIPAC, includes Camp KinserCamp FosterCamp CourtneyCamp HansenCamp Schwaband Camp Gonsalves. Okinawa is also home to  Marine Corps Air Station Futenma. Major subordinate commands falling under the III Marine Expeditionary Force include 3rd Marine Logistics Group3rd Marine Division1st Marine Aircraft Wing3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, and 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit. Navy presence on Okinawa includes Commander Fleet Activities Okinawa with its tenant commands and the  U.S. Naval Hospital Okinawa on Camp Foster. Naval facilities are physically located throughout Okinawa (on Kadena Air Base, Camp Shields, and White Beach Naval Facility). There is also a significant Air Force and Army presence on Okinawa located at Kadena Air Base and Torii Station. Among what is available on Okinawa, please know that there are Off-Limits Establishments and Areas that are outlined in the IIIMEF/MCIPAC-MCBBBul 5800.

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The Relocation Assistance Program offers comprehensive programs and workshops geared towards assisting service members, their families, and DoD civilians navigate their way through the sometimes stressful relocation process...

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The Single Marine Program (SMP) functions to support single Marines’ leisure interests and Quality of Life (QOL) concerns. SMP serves as the voice for single Marines in identifying concerns, developing initiatives, and providing recommendations through advocacy, recreational activities, special events, and community involvement.

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The New Parent Support Program (NPSP) is a professional team of social workers, counselors, and registered nurses who provide education and support to Marine families who are expecting or raising children aged 0 -5 years old. The NPSP also hosts baby boot camp and group parenting classes, playgroups, and home visits for Marines and their families.

The NPSP is designed to be a reliable resource of information and answers for moms and dads. We offer free home visitations, classes, and groups to promote positive parent-child bonding and attachment as well as balancing family and military life.

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Making the most of your money starts with five building blocks for managing and growing your money -- The MyMoney Five (Earn, Save & Invest, Protect, Spend, Borrow). Keep these five principles in mind as you make day-to-day decisions and plan your financial goals. This website is organized around the MyMoney Five principles so you can quickly identify resources and tools to help you in these areas.

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Transition Readiness Program (TRP) provides our transitioning Marines and their families with the resources and tools needed to reach their personal goals and includes a standardized core curriculum.

The Transition Readiness Program (TRP) works to ensure that Marines are prepared for their transition from military to civilian life and provides Marines and their families with the tools and resources needed to pursue the Department of Defense directed Career Readiness Standards.  The program promotes awareness of the Career Readiness Standards (CRS) that Service Members must meet to create a successful transition and meet TAP compliance per the 10 U.S.C. § 1142(a)(4). Service Members must comply with the below conditions to become TAP compliant.

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3rd Marine Logistics Group
Unit 38401
FPO, AP 96380-8401
Ph:  011-81-611-737-1829

Command Deck
DSN:  315-637-2076

Group Duty Officer
DSN:  315-637-3522
Cell:  090-6861-4582

3d Marine Logistics Group