​.S. Marine Corps Non-Divisional And Sub-Divisional Ground Units In Vietnam




Marine Infantry

Unit Location Arrival Vietnam Depart Vietnam 


1st Marine Regiment Chu Lai (Jan-66) January 1966 May 1971 
  Da Nang (June-66) 
  Quang Tri (Oct-67) 
  Hue (Feb-68) 
  Khe Sanh (April-68) 
  Gio Linh (Aug-68) 
  Da Nang (Sept-68) 


1st Battalion August 1965 May 1971 
2nd Battalion November 1965 May 1971 
3rd Battalion January 1966 May 1971 



3rd Marine Regiment 
  Da Nang (April-65) April 1965 September 1969 
  Hue (Dec-66) 
  Dong Ha (May-67) 
  Camp Carroll (Jan-68) 
  Dong Ha (Feb-68) 
  Cam Lo (Aug-68) 
  Dong Ha (Dec-68) 
  Khe Sanh (June-69) 


1st Battalion March 1965 October 1969 
2nd Battalion April 1965 November 1969 
3rd Battalion May 1965 October 1969 




4th Marine Regiment Hue(May-65) May 1965 November 1969 
  Phong Dien (Jan-68) 
  Camp Carroll (Feb-68) 
  Khe Sanh (July-68) 
  Cam Lo (Dec-68) 


1st Battalion May 1965 November 1969 
2nd Battalion May 1965 November 1969 
3rd Battalion April 1965 October 1969 




5th Marine Regiment Chu Lai (May-66) May 1966 April 1971 
  Da Nang (June-67) 
  Hoi An (Feb-68) 
  Hue (Feb-68) 
  Phu Loc (March-68) 
  Da Nang (Aug-68) 


1st Battalion May 1966 April 1971 
2nd Battalion April 1966 March 1971 
3rd Battalion May 1966 March 1971 




7th Marine Regiment Chu Lai (Aug-65) August 1965 October 1970 
  Da Nang (May-67) 


1st Battalion August 1965 September 1970 
2nd Battalion August 1965 October 1970 
3rd Battalion August 1965 October 1970 




9th Marine Regiment Da Nang (July-65) June 1965 August 1969 
  Dong Ha (May-67) 
  Con Thien (Feb-68) 
  Cam Lo (May-68) 
  Khe Sanh (Nov-68) 
  Cam Lo (Feb-69) 


1st Battalion June 1965 July 1969 
2nd Battalion July 1965 August 1969 
3rd Battalion March 1965 August 1969 




26th Marine Regiment Da Nang (April-67) April 1967 March 1970 
  Dong Ha (June-67) 
  Khe Sanh (Dec-67) 
  Hoi An (May-68) 
  Phu Loc (Aug-68) 
  Da Nang ( Nov-68) 


1st Battalion September 1966 March 1070 
2nd Battalion August 1966 March 1970 
3rd Battalion August 1966 March 1970 




27th Marine Regiment Da Nang (Feb-68) February 1968 September 1968 


1st Battalion February 1968 September 1968 
2nd Battalion February 1968 September 1968 
3rd Battalion February 1968 September 1968 



Armor


1st Tank Battalion March 1966 March 1970 
2nd Tank Battalion July 1965 October 1969 
1st Amphibian Battalion July 1965 July 1969 
3rd Amphibian Battalion March 1966 January 1970 
1st Armored Amphibian Battalion November 1966 July 1969 



Reconnaissance


1st Reconnaissance Battalion March 1966 March 1971 
2nd Reconnaissance Battalion May 1965 November 1969 
1st Force Recon Company October 1965 April 1971 
3rd Force Recon Company April 1967 August 1970 



Artillery


1st Field Artillery Group November 1966 July 1969 
11th Marine Artillery Regiment February 1966 March 1971 
1st Battalion 11th Marines January 1966 May 1971 
2nd Battalion 11th Marines May 1966 March 1971 
3rd Battalion 11th Marines August 1965 October 1970 
4th Battalion 11th Marines February 1966 October 1970 

12th Marine Artillery Regiment July 1965 November 1969 
1st Battalion 12th Marines April 1965 May 1971 
2nd Battalion 12th Marines July 1965 August 1969 
3rd Battalion 12th Marines May 1965 November 1969 
4th Battalion 12th Marines July 1965 November 1969 
1st Battalion 13th Marines July 1967 March 1970 
2nd Battalion 13th Marines February 1968 September 1968 



Antitank


1st Antitank Battalion March 1966 December 1967 
3rd Antitank Battalion July 1965 December 1967 



Other Artillery


1st 8-inch Howitzer Battery July 1965 September 1970 
3rd 8-inch Howitzer Battery March 1966 June 1971 
1st 155mm Gun Battery March 1966 October 1970 
3rd 155mm Gun Battery August 1965 September 1970 
5th 155mm Gun Battery July 1967 March 1970 
1st Searchlight Battery July 1967 July 1969 
1st Air-Naval Gun Liaison Co December 1965 May 1971 



Engineer


1st Engineer Battalion January 1966 March 1971 
3rd Engineer Battalion July 1965 October 1969 
7th Engineer Battalion August 1965 December 1970 
9th Engineer Battalion June 1966 August 1970 
11th Engineer Battalion November 1966 November 1969 
1st Bridge Company August 1965 August 1970 
3rd Bridge Company October 1966 October 1969 



Radio


1st Radio Battalion February 1967 April 1971 
5th Radio Battalion November 1965 October 1970 
7th Radio Battalion July 1966 June 1971 



Medical


1st Medical Battalion March 1966 April 1970 
3rd Medical Battalion June 1965 November 1969 
1st Hospital Company March 1966 February 1970 



Military Police


1st Military Police Battalion May 1966 June 1971 
3rd Military Police Battalion May 1967 August 1970 



Force Service


1st Force Service Regiment February 1967 April 1971 
Headquarters & Service Battalion February 1967 April 1971 
Supply Battalion February 1967 April 1971 
Maintenance Battalion February 1967 April 1971 



Motor Transport


1st Motor Transport Battalion April 1966 April 1971 
3rd Motor Transport Battalion June 1965 July 1969 
7th Motor Transport Battalion March 1966 February 1970 
9th Motor Transport Battalion July 1965 November 1969 
11th Motor Transport Battalion December 1966 April 1971 



Service


1st Service Battalion March 1966 September 1970 
3rd Service Battalion June 1965 October 1969 
1st Supply Battalion March 1966 April 1971 
1st Shore Party Battalion January 1966 March 1970 
3rd Shore Party Battalion April 1965 November 1969 
7th Separate Bulk Fuel Company December 1966 March 1970 



Combined Action


1st Combined Action Battalion October 1967 September 1970 
2nd Combined Action Battalion October 1967 May 1971 
3rd Combined Action Battalion October 1967 September 1970 
4th Combined Action Battalion July 1968 July 1970 


 
 






         USMC HOME PAGE
1ST MARINES IN VIETNAM
USMC AIRCRAFT LOST NAM
USMC UNITS IN VIETNAM
COMBAT OPERATIONS NAM
USMC KHE-SANH BATTLE
USMC HILL 861 BATTLE
F3/26 F2/1 PICS VIETNAM
COMMANDANT  US MARINES
SGT MAJ OF MARINE CORPS
USMC MISSION&FUNCTIONS
MOH RECIPIENTS VIETNAM
USMC MOH IRAQ-AFGHAN
US. MARINES RANK
US MARINES MOS CHART
USMC RIBBON CHECKER
USMC PFT 
US. MARINES UNIFORMS
USMC GENERAL ORDERS
USMC CHAIN OF COMMAND
MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY
US. MARINES RIFLE CREED
US. MARINES CADENCES
TRADITIONS AND CUSTOMS
UNOFFICIAL TRADITIONS
US.MARINE CORPS OFFICER
USMC CODE OF CONDUCT
MARINE CORPS HISTORY
MARINE CORPS HISTORY  2
MARINE CORPS HISTORY 3
MARINE CORPS HISTORY 4
MARINE CORPS HISTORY 5
USMC SILENT DRILL TEAM
USMC BATTLE COLORS
DRILL INSTUCTOR SCHOOL
DRILL INSTUCTOR 2 
DRILL INSTUCTOR 3
USMC FORCE RECON
USMC FORCE RECON 2
USMC SNIPERS
USMC SNIPERS 2
USMC WAR DOGS
USMC WAR DOGS 2
USMC  EMBASSY GUARD
EXPLOSIVE ORDNANCE 
USMC HEAVY WEAPONS
USMC LIGHT WEAPONS
US. MARINE PATCHES
US. MARINE GRUNT
US.MARINE WIFE
MURPHY'S LAW OF COMBAT
WHO ARE US. MARINES
USMC PARRIS ISLAND
CAMP LEJEUNE/GEIGER
USMC CAMP PENDLETON
US. MARINE BASES
USMC SATELLITE BASES
USMC AIR STATIONS
SATELLITE AIR STATIONS
MARINE DETACHMENTS
USMC KIA VIETNAM 62-75
USMC KIA 1ST MARINES
USMC KIA NAM BY UNITS
NAVY CORPSMAN KIA NAM
USMC POW/MIA VIETNAM
USMC KIA'S 2006-TO DATE
USMC KIA'S BEIRUT
USMC MIA1975 MAYAGUEZ
YOUNGEST MARINE KIA NAM
USMC KIA's SNIPERS 2005
SGT TY ZIEGEL USMC
LCPL STEPHEN THOMPSON
MARINES KILLED NV
USMC KILLED QUANTICO
USMC VIETNAM VIDEOS
USMC IRAQ COMBAT VIDEOS
USMC AFGH COMBAT VIDEOS
USMC SOCIAL MEDIA
                   PTSD
CAMP LEJEUNE BAD WATER
USMC UNOFFICAL WEBSITES
VIETNAM WALL FACTS
911 MEMORIAL
CONNECTICUT SHOOTING
USMC & GOVERMENT SITES