15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
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America's Vanguard Force


The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) provides a forward deployed, flexible sea-based Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) capable of conducting Amphibious Operations, crisis response and limited contingency operations, to include enabling the introduction of follow-on forces, and, designated special operations, in order to support the theater requirements of Geographic Combatant Commanders (GCC).







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15th MEU relief and appointment
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
June 17, 2021 | 0:59
15th MEU relief and appointment
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
June 17, 2021 | 0:59
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15th MEU relief and appointment
15th MEU Westpac 21-1 Deployment
15th MEU Marines, Sailors participate in Northern Edge 2021
BLT 1/4 Marines stand up quick reaction force for Operation Octave Quartz
15th MEU: America's Vanguard Force - Stinger
Charlie Company: the hardest training company out there
Battalion Landing Team 1/4 honors Marines, Sailor at memorial service
15th MEU Marines communicate beyond line of sight
15th MEU Marines conduct defensive cyber operations training
Happy 4th of July from the 15th MEU!
15th MEU EOD exploits unknown UXO
15th MEU Marines fight through OC spray
It's not just your health on the line
Iron Fist 2020 Final Video
Iron Fist 2020: US Marine and JGSDF Recon practice amphibious reconnaissance
Iron Fist 2020: US & JGSDF Amphibious Reconnaissance
Iron Fist 2020: US Marines and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force soldiers train with assault amphibious vehicles
Iron Fist 2020 Opening Ceremony
Iron Fist 2020 Medical Readiness training
Iron Fist 2020 Teaser Video


15th Marine Expeditionary Unit