- Combat Logistics Battalion 1
Combat Logistics Battalion 1
Combat Logistics Battalion 1 insignia
Active Country United States Allegiance United States of America Branch United States Marine Corps Type Logistics Part of Combat Logistics Regiment 1
1st Marine Logistics Group
Garrison/HQ Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton Motto "First in support" Engagements Operation Desert Storm
Operation Iraqi Freedom
* 2003 invasion of Iraq
Operation Enduring Freedom
* Operation Moshtarak
LtCol Michael, P. Rohlfs Jr.
Combat Logistics Battalion 1 (CLB 1) is a logistics battalion of the United States Marine Corps. They are part of Combat Logistics Regiment 1 and the 1st Marine Logistics Group. The unit is based out of the Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California.
To provide logistics support to Regimental Combat Team 1 (RCT-1) beyond its organic capabilities in any environment and throughout the spectrum of conflict in order to allow RCT-1 to continue operations independent of any logistically driven operational pauses.
- Headquarters & Service Company
- Support Company
- Combat Logistics Company 111
- Combat Logistics Company 115
- Combat Logistics Company 117
- Combat Logistics Company 119
From October 2009 through April 2010, CLB-1 deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. The battalion provided tactical logistics support to Regimental Combat Team 7 during Operation Moshtarak in February 2010, where Marines fought to secure the former Taliban stronghold of Marjah. During the deployment they were also responsible for transportation of supplies to ground units through combat logistics patrols, air delivery and helicopter support teams; improving roads and trafficability for units moving throughout Helmand Province; and maintaining vehicles and equipment that constantly took a beating in the dust-covered rocky Afghanistan terrain.
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