15th MEU News

Marines Land in Afghanistan

26 Nov 2001 | Headquarters Marine Corps

Marines from the 15th Marine Expeditionary Units landed by helicopters near the City of Kandahar in Afghanistan today.  The Marines are establishing a base of operations in the vacinity of Kandahar for a variety of follow-on operations including road interdiction.  The 15th MEU is a member of the Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) aboard the USS Peleliu.
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit