1st Battalion, 9th Marines (1/9)"The Walking Dead"
2nd Marine Division ~ 8th Marine Regiment
DEACTIVATED AUG 29, 2014 The 1/9 is a battalion-level infantry unit composed of infantry Marines and support personnel. Infantry battalions are the basic tactical units that the regiment uses to accomplish its mission of locating, closing with and destroying the enemy by fire and close combat.
The 1/9 is comprised of H&S Co, Alpha Co, Bravo Co, Charlie Co and Weapons Co.
MCB Camp LeJeune, NC
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Family Readiness Information
The primary source of unit/battalion information for spouses AND parents is the Deployment Readiness Coordinator (DRC) and Unit Hotline. The DRC 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.
Note: The DRC was formerly known as FRO and in some instances, the USMC Family Readiness Page has not been updated to reflect DRC rather than FRO.
DEPLOYLMENT READINESS COORDINATOR (DRC):
Battalion deactivated 8/29/14
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1st Battalion, 9th Marines (1/9) Mailing Addresses
1st Battalion, 9th Marines, 2D Marine Division PSC Box 20112 Camp Lejeune, NC 28542-0112
MarineParents.com Sites for 1/9
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1st Battalion, 9th Marines (1/9) 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 1/9 mail:
Postal Facility Location
Main Post Office Camp Lejeune, NC
Postal Phone Number(s)
Information on 1/9 last updated 8/20/2019 2:38:09 PM GMT.
Attention Unit DRC and/or Senior Command Elements of the 1/9:
To request changes to the 1/9 Unit Information Page™, please contact the Marine Parents office at 573-303-5500 ext. 3 or via email email@example.com. Office staff will make the changes immediately.