2nd Battalion, 24th Marines (2/24)"Mayhem from the Heartland"
4th Marine Division ~ 24th Marine Regiment
The 2/24 is a reserve infantry battalion whose mission is to provide trained combat and combat support personnel and units to augment and reinforce the active component in time of war, national emergency, and at other times as national security requires; and have the capability to reconstitute the 4th Marine Division, if required.
The 2/24 is comprised of: H&S Co(Chicago, IL), Echo Co (Des Moines, IA), Fox Co (Milwaukee, WI), Golf Co (Madison, WI) and Weapons Co (Waukegon, IL).
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Family Readiness Information
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FAMILY READINESS PAGE:
FAMILY READINESS OFFICER (FRO):
No name listed
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Unit Hotline Number:
2nd Battalion, 24th Marines (2/24) Mailing Addresses
2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment 3034 West Foster Ave Chicago IL,60625
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2nd Battalion, 24th Marines (2/24) 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 2/24 mail:
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Information on 2/24 last updated 2/4/2014 6:19:37 AM GMT.
Attention Unit FRO and/or Senior Command Elements of the 2/24:
To request changes to the 2/24 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.