Marines

Lebanon Order of Battle

 

16 August 1982-9 April 1984

Prepared by Historical Reference Branch Graduate Student Intern from University of West Florida Public History Program, Summer 2013 

 

32d Marine Amphibious Unit (16 August-10 September; 16 September-1 November, 1982)

            Battalion Landing Team 2/8

2d Battalion, 8th Marines

Battery H (Reinforced), 3d Battalion, 10th Marines

Detachment, Headquarters Battery, 3d Battalion, 10th Marines (Ships Fire Control Party)

2d Platoon, Company A, 2d Reconnaissance Battalion

2d Platoon (Reinforced), Company B, 2d Tank Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Tank Battalion

1st Platoon (Reinforced), Company A, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

2d Platoon (Reinforced), Company C, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

Detachment, Engineer Support Company, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

3d Section, 3d Platoon, Antitank Company (TOW), 2d Tank Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters Company, 8th Marines (Multi-Channel Radio Team)

            Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 261 (Reinforced)

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 26 1

Detachment, Marine Light Helicopter- Squadron 167

Detachment, Marine Attack Helicopter Squadron 269

Detachment, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Wing Service Group 27

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 29

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 29

            Marine Amphibious Service Support Group 32

1st Platoon (-) (Reinforced), Company A, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Maintenance Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Supply Company, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 9th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Medical Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 22d Dental Company, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Military Police Company, Headquarters Battalion, 2d Marine Division

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Motor Transport Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

24th Marine Amphibious Unit (1 November 1982-15 February 1983)

            Battalion Landing Team 3/8

3d Battalion, 8th Marines

Battery G, 3d Battalion, 10th Marines

3d Platoon, Company A, 2d Reconnaissance Battalion

1st Platoon, Company A, 2d Tank Battalion

2d Platoon, Company B, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

3d Platoon, Company C, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

2d Section, 2d Platoon, Antitank Company (TOW), 2d Tank Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters Company, 8th Marines

            Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 263 (Reinforced)

Detachment, Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 167

Detachment, Marine Attack Helicopter Squadron 269

Detachment, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 461

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 29

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 26

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 29

Detachment, Marine Wing Service Group 27

            Marine Amphibious Service Support Group 24

Headquarters, Marine Amphibious Unit Service Support Group 24

Detachment, 2d Maintenance Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Supply Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Motor Transport Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Dental Company, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Explosive Ordnance Demolition Team, 2d Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Navy Environmental Preventive Medicine Unit 2, Norfolk, Virginia

Detachment, Navy Environmental Preventive Medicine Unit 5, San Diego, California

Detachment Company B, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion, 2d Marine Division

Detachment, Utilities, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

22d Marine Amphibious Unit (15 Februay-29 May 1983)

            Battalion Landing Team 2/6

2d Battalion, 6th Marines

Battery I (Reinforced), 3d Battalion, 10th Marines

Detachment, Headquarters Battery, 3d Battalion, 10th Marines (Ships Fire Control Party)

3d Platoon, Company B, 2d Reconnaissance Battalion

1st Platoon (Reinforced), Company D, 2d Tank Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Tank Battalion

2d Platoon (Reinforced), Company A, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

1st Platoon (Reinforced), Company A, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

Detachment, Engineer Support Company, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

2d Section, 1st Platoon, Antitank Company (TOW), 2d Tank Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters Company, 8th Marines (Multichannel Radio Team)

            Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 264 (Reinforced)

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 264

Detachment, Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 167

Detachment, Marine Attack Helicopter Squadron 269

Detachment, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 26

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 29

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 29

            Marine Amphibious Service Support Group 22

Headquarters, Marine Amphibious Unit Service Support Group 22

1st Platoon (-) (Reinforced), Company A, Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Maintenance Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Supply Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Medical Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Dental Company, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Military Police Company, Headquarters Battalion, 2d Marine Division

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

24th Marine Amphibious Unit (30 May-18 November 1983)

            Battalion Landing Team 1/8

1st Battalion, 8th Marines

1st Platoon, Company C, 2d Tank Battalion

1st Platoon, Company C, 2d Reconnaissance Battalion

3d Platoon, Company B, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

1st Platoon, Company C, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

1st Section, Antitank Company (TOW), 2d Tank Battalion

Target Acquisition Battery, 10th Marines

Battery C, 1st Battalion, 10th Marines

            Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 162 (Reinforced)

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 162

Detachment, Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 167

Detachment, Marine Attack Helicopter Squadron 269

Detachment, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 464

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 29

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 26

Detachment, Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 29

Detachment, Marine Wing Support Group 27

            Marine Amphibious Service Support Group 24

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Maintenance Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Motor Transport Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Medical Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Dental Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Supply Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 8th Communications Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Headquarters Battalion, 2d Marine Division

Detachment, Marine Wing Support Group 27, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing

Detachment, Communications Company, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Postal Section, Service Company, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Disbursing Section, Service Company, Headquarters and Service Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Beach and Port Company, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Ammunition Company, 2d Supply Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team, 2d Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Navy Preventive Environmental Medicine Unit, Team 2, Norfolk, Virginia

22d Marine Amphibious Unit (17 November 1983-9 April 1984)

            Battalion Landing Team 2/8

2d Battalion, 8th Marines

Battery H (Reinforced), 3d Battalion, 10th Marines

Detachment, Headquarters Battery, 3d Battalion, 10th Marines

3d Platoon, Company A, 2d Tank Battalion

4th Platoon (Reinforced), Company A, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

Detachment, Headquarters and Service Company, 2d Assault Amphibian Battalion

2d Platoon, Company C, 2d Combat Engineer Battalion

1st Section, 1st Platoon, Antitank Company (TOW), 2d Tank Battalion

1st Platoon, Company A, 2d Reconnaissance Battalion

            Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 261 (Reinforced)

Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 261

Detachment, Marine Light Helicopter Squadron 167

Detachment, Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 362

Detachment, Marine Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Air Base Squadron 26

Detachment, Marine Wing Service Group 27

            Marine Amphibious Service Support Group 22

Headquarters, Marine Amphibious Unit Service Support Group 2 2

Detachment, 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Landing Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Maintenance Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Medical Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Dental Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, 2d Supply Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

Detachment, Military Police Company, Headquarters Battalion, 2d Marine Division

Detachment, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team, 2d Support Battalion, 2d Force Service Support Group

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