11th Marine Expeditionary Unit


11th Marine Expeditionary Unit

'Pride of the Pacific'

Camp Pendleton, CA
The 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit is a forward-deployed, flexible sea-based Marine air-ground task force capable of conducting amphibious operations, crisis response and limited contingency operations, to include enabling the introduction of follow-on forces and designated special operations in order to support the theater requirements of geographic combatant commanders.
Pride of the Pacific: Evil Eyes
Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 (Reinforced) serves as the aviation combat element of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU). VMM-163’s role is to provide the MEU commander with aviation assets and capabilities in support of the six functions of Marine Corps aviation: offensive air support, anti-air warfare, assault support, air reconnaissance, electronic warfare and control of aircraft and missiles. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Staff Sgt. Donald Holbert)
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11th MEU Contact Information

11th MEU Command Duty Officer:

11th MEU Family Readiness Officer
Mrs. Kyp Hughes
(760) 846-6590

11th MEU Command Chaplain:

760-763-3832 (office)
760-846-6761 (mobile)

11th MEU Unit Voting Assistance Officer (UVAO):

760-763-8268 (office)

11th Marine Expeditionary Unit
P.O. Box 555361
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5361