The 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit is a Marine Air-Ground Task Force that provides strategic speed and agility, ensuring our Marines are forward deployed and prepared to respond and protect U.S. national security interests around the globe. The Marine Expeditionary Unit can respond faster from longer ranges with greater capabilities across the range of military operations.
TALLINN, Estonia — The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), flagship of the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), arrived in Tallinn, Estonia for a scheduled port visit, May 27, 2022.
The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Arlington (LPD 24), attached to the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), arrived in Alexandroupoli, Greece for a scheduled port visit, May 21, 2022.
About 350 Marines and Sailors from 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and about 150 soldiers from
The Marines and Sailors volunteered more than six hours, assembling a fence, landscaping, painting
Breaking down language barriers is what happened when U.S. Marines and Sailors worked with their
United Kingdom Royal Marines from 42 Commando Royal Marine Unit, Juliet Company, boarded the
Colonel Paul Merida is a native of Oakland, California and graduated from the University of California at Davis in 1994. In 1995, he was commissioned and upon completion of TBS and IOC he served from 1996 to 1999 with 3rd Battalion, 8th Marines.
Sergeant Major Charkowski was born in Madison, Wisconsin. Upon graduating from high school in 1993 he enlisted in the Marine Corps. After graduation from Boot Camp and Marine Combat Training he attended Military Police Occupational Specialty School at Fort McClellan, Alabama.