1st Light Armored Reconnaisance Battalion (1st LAR)

1st Marine Division ~ No Regiment

Unit Information

1st LAR is a mechanized infantry battalion that conducts reconnaissance, security and economy of force operations, and within its capabilities, limited offensive or delaying operations that exploit the unit's mobility and firepower.

1st LAR consists of: H&S Co, Alpha Co, Bravo Co, Charlie Co and Echo Co.

MCB Camp Pendleton, CA

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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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Jacqueline Garcia; Email: jacqueline.garcia@usmc.mil

Office: 760-763-4875; Cell: 760-429-8494

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1st Light Armored Reconnaisance Battalion (1st LAR) Mailing Addresses

1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion
Box 555564
Camp Pendleton CA, 92055

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1st Light Armored Reconnaisance Battalion (1st LAR) 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 1st LAR mail:

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

Information on 1st LAR last updated 7/20/2020 12:28:11 PM GMT.

Attention Unit DRC and/or Senior Command Elements of the 1st LAR:
To request changes to the 1st LAR 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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