1st Battalion, 12th Marines (1/12)"Kings of Battle"
3rd Marine Division ~ 12th Marine Regiment
The 1/12 is an artillery battalion comprised of four Firing Batteries and a Headquarters Battery. The primary mission is to provide fires in support of 3d Marine Division in times of conflict.
The 1/12 is comprised of: Headquarters Battery, Alpha Battery, Bravo Battery, Charlie Battery and Echo Battery.
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Family Readiness Information
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FAMILY READINESS PAGE:
FAMILY READINESS OFFICER (FRO):
SSgt Christopher Boehm
FRO PHONE NUMBER:
Unit Hotline Number:
1st Battalion, 12th Marines (1/12) Mailing Addresses
1ST BATTALION 12TH MARINES BOX 63024 MCBH KANEOHE BAY HI 96863-3024
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MarineParents.com Sites for 1/12
OpSEC Compliant Private Social Network MFN
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Other Helpful Web Sites(these may or may not be official USMC web sites)
- 12th Marine Regiment unit page: http://www.marineparents.com/units/Print.asp?ID=108
- MCB Hawaii: http://www.mcbhawaii.marines.mil/UnitHome.aspx
- 1/12 Official Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/kingofbattle112
1st Battalion, 12th Marines (1/12) Postal Facility
If you need assistance finding a mailing address for a Marine, please contact the postal facility of the last known state-side duty station. The postal facility will not give out mailing addresses to non-family members. Family members need to be prepared to provide identifying information for their Marine. The following is contact information for the postal facility that handles 1/12 mail:
Postal Facility Location
Main Post Office Camp Smith, HI
Postal Phone Number(s)
Information on 1/12 last updated 6/11/2013 9:44:51 PM GMT.
Attention Unit FRO and/or Senior Command Elements of the 1/12:
To request changes to the 1/12 Unit Information Page™, please contact the Marine Parents office at 573-449-2003 or via email email@example.com. Office staff will make the changes immediately.