The mission of 3rd Marine Logistics Group is to provide 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.

Major Surbordinate Elements



3d MLG Unit News


The Things They Carried | 9th ESB Marines hike and deliver toys for local children By Pfc. Courtney Robertson | January 21, 2021
Supporting the Fleet | Marine Depot Maintenance Command deploys in support of 3d Maintenance Battalion By Courtesy Story | January 21, 2021
3d Landing Support Battalion activates aboard Camp Foster By Courtesy Story | January 21, 2021
3d MLG in the Media




 The Pic of the Day: Marines practicing ‘Prepositioning’

U.S. Marines position vehicles in the shoot during a Maritime Prepositioning Force exercise at U.S. Naval Base Guam, Feb. 28, 2020. Marines with 3rd Marine Logistics Group exercise their MPF capabilities by validating Mission Essential Tasks to enhance operational readiness and increase their ability to support the III Marine Expeditionary Force.



 Walk The Plank | U.S. Marines better their Maritime Prepositioning Force skills

“My Marines are learning how their role plays into accomplishing a successful MPF offload, they quickly learn where most of the friction points are. For example, the Marines are taught where to efficiently place ground guides, learn how to lash all sorts of vehicles and gain confidence in their driving skills in very tight spaces,” said Sgt. Moises Labra, a Platoon Sgt. with Combat Logistics Regiment 3.



US, Royal Thai, Indonesian forces build school during engineering civic action project

By Staff Sgt. Jordan Gilbert | 3rd Marine Logistics Group | February 25, 2019

U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. KimberlyAnn Kelm paints the window frame of a school during an engineering civic action project as part of Exercise Cobra Gold 2020 at Wattakiantong School, Chanthaburi, Kingdom of Thailand, Feb. 25, 2020. Kelm, a native of West Babylon, N.Y., is a drafter and surveyor with 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 3rd Marine Logistics Group. Cobra Gold 20 maintains a consistent focus on humanitarian civic action, community engagement, and medical activities conducted during the exercise to support the needs and humanitarian interests of civilian populations around the region

Useful Links


3rd Marine Logistics Group


3rd Marine Logistics Group

Sustaining the Pacific

Major Surbordinate Elements