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15th MEU Patch – Plastic Backing

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15th MEU Patch – No Hook and Loop

A 4″ No Hook and Loop Squadron Patch of 15th MEU.

  • 4″ inches
  • No Hook and Loop
  • US Veteran Owned Business

15th Marine Expeditionary Unit

The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) is one of seven such units currently in existence in the United States Marine Corps. The Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) is a Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) with a strength of about 2,200 personnel. The MEU consists of a command element, a reinforced infantry battalion, a composite helicopter squadron and a combat logistics battalion.[2] The 15th MEU is currently based out of Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California.

Mission
The mission of the MEU is to provide geographic combatant commanders with a forward-deployed, rapid-response force capable of conducting conventional amphibious and selected maritime operations at night or under adverse weather conditions from the sea, by surface and/or by air while under communications and electronics restrictions.[2]

Current subordinate units
Ground Combat Element: 1st Battalion, 4th Marines
Aviation Combat Element: VMM-164 (REIN)
Logistics Combat Element: Combat Logistics Battalion 15