5th battalion, 11th Marines (5/11)"The Spirit of Saint Barbara"
1st Marine Division ~ 11th Marine Regiment
The 5/11 is the first active duty HIGH MOBILITY ARTILLERY ROCKET SYSTEM (HIMARS) Battalion in the Marine Corps. The mission of the 5/11 is to provide the 1st Marine Division with general support, general support reinforcing, and reinforcing rocket and missile fires to support a Marine Air Ground task Force (MAGTF) conducting combat operations.
The 5/11 is comprised of: Headquarters Battery, Romeo Battery, Sierra Battery and Tango Battery.
MCB Camp Pendleton, CA
OFFICIAL UNIT WEB SITE:
Family Readiness Information
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FAMILY READINESS PAGE:
FAMILY READINESS OFFICER (FRO):
Mrs. Joanna J McBride; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
FRO PHONE NUMBER:
(760) 725-9564; (760) 775-1662
Unit Hotline Number:
5th battalion, 11th Marines (5/11) Mailing Addresses
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MarineParents.com Sites for 5/11
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Other Helpful Web Sites(these may or may not be official USMC web sites)
- 11th Marines unit page: http://www.1stmardiv.marines.mil/Units/11THMARINEREGT.aspx
- MCB Camp Pendleton: http://www.pendleton.marines.mil/
5th battalion, 11th Marines (5/11) 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 5/11 mail:
Postal Facility Location
Main Post Office Camp Pendleton, CA
Postal Phone Number(s)
Information on 5/11 last updated 5/11/2013 6:56:18 PM GMT.
Attention Unit FRO and/or Senior Command Elements of the 5/11:
To request changes to the 5/11 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.