Anaheim 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Adoption Committee


Supporting the Marines, Sailors and families of the 13th MEU

      Anaheim 13th MEU Adoption Committee Mission Statement


“Our mission is to continuously generate community wide support, and encourage mutually beneficial interaction between the residents of Anaheim and the Marines, the Sailors, and the families of the 13th MEU, both at their home base at Camp Pendleton and/or when the unit or elements thereof are deployed, in order to render support and create strong and lasting ties in the years to come.”



                               13th Marine Expeditionary Unit  Mission


The 13th MEU provides a forward deployed, flexible sea-based Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) capable of conducting amphibious operations, crisis response and limited contingency operations, including enabling the introduction of follow on forces and designated special operations in order to support the theater requirements of Geographic Combatant Commanders.