3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion (3d LAAD Bn)

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Unit Information

The mission of 3d LAAD Bn is to provide close-in, low altitude surface-to-air weapons fire in defense of forward combat areas, vital areas and installations. It also provides surface-to-air (SAM) weapons support for units engaged in special operations and independent operations.

MCB Camp Pendleton

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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.

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Krista Lewis; E-mail: krista.lewis@usmc.mil

Office: (760) 725-8539; Cell: not listed

Unit Hotline Number:
(858) 603-8048

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3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion (3d LAAD Bn) Mailing Addresses

3d LAAD Bn
PO Box 555841
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5841

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3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion (3d LAAD Bn) 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 3d LAAD Bn mail:

Postal Facility Location
Main Post Office Camp Pendleton
Postal Phone Number(s)
(760) 763-3401/5769/1230/1196

Information on 3d LAAD Bn last updated 9/28/2018 11:38:40 AM GMT.

Attention Unit DRC and/or Senior Command Elements of the 3d LAAD Bn:
To request changes to the 3d LAAD Bn 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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