Images: II MEF Fwd deactivates, officially ‘home’ [Image 2 of 3]
Photo by Cpl. James Clark
Gen. James F. Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps, speaks to senior Marine and Navy leadership during the deactivation ceremony for II Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), April 18, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, N.C. The ceremony officially marked the end of II MEF (Fwd.)’s service after the unit’s year-long deployment to Afghanistan, during which time it served as the headquarters element of NATO’s Regional Command Southwest.
Date Posted:04.19.2012 09:29
Location:CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, US