1st Battalion, 23rd Marines (1/23)

"The Lone Star Battalion"
4th Marine Division ~ 23rd Marine Regiment
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Unit Information

The mission of the 1/23 Battalion is to provide trained combat and combat support personnel and units to augment and reinforce the active component in the time of war, national emergency, and at other times as national security requires; and upon mobilization and deployment; to locate, close with, and destroy the enemy by fire and maneuver or to repel his assault by fire and close combat.

The companies of the 1/23 are H&S Co (Houston, TX), Alpha Co (Houston, TX), Bravo Co (Bossier City, LA), Charlie Co (Corpus Christi, TX), Charlie Co Detachment (Harlingen, TX), and Weapons Co (Austin, TX).

BASE LOCATION:
Houston, TX

OFFICIAL UNIT WEB SITE:
Click Here

Family Readiness Information

The primary source of unit/battalion information for spouses AND parents is the FRO (Family Readiness Officer) and Unit Hotline. The FRO will work with FR Assistants, FR Advisors and FR Volunteers along with the senior command members to make up the new Family Readiness Command Team.

FAMILY READINESS PAGE:
Click Here

FAMILY READINESS OFFICER (FRO):
No name listed

FRO PHONE NUMBER:
(504) 697-8152

Unit Hotline Number:

Hotline Extension:

1st Battalion, 23rd Marines (1/23) Mailing Addresses

1st Battalion, 23rd Marines
14555 Scholl Road
Houston, TX  77034
											

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MarineParents.com Sites for 1/23

OpSEC Compliant Private Social Network MFN
(Marine Family Network)

http://marinefamilynetwork.com/group/123marines

Other Social Network:
http://marinefamilynetwork.com/group/23rdmarines

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Marine Corps News Room:
www.Marine-Corps-News.com

EGA Shop for Unit Shirts:
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Marine Family Network:
www.MarineFamilyNetwork.com

Other Helpful Web Sites

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1st Battalion, 23rd Marines (1/23) 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 1/23 mail:

Postal Facility Location

Postal Phone Number(s)

Information on 1/23 last updated 2/4/2014 6:14:48 AM GMT.

Attention Unit FRO and/or Senior Command Elements of the 1/23:
To request changes to the 1/23 Unit Information Page™, please contact the Marine Parents office at 573-449-2003 or via email mp@marineparents.com. Office staff will make the changes immediately.

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