Flashcards in Section 103 Mission And Organization Deck (51)
Who makes up the service COC?
President, SECDEF, SECNAV, Commandant
What makes the operational COC?
President, SECDEF, Commanders of combatant commands
What are the 3 marine corps operating forces?
MARFOR, MCSF, Security guard detachments
Commanders of the MARFOR Atlantic and pacific serve as what?
Commanders of MARFOR Atlantic and pacific serve with what status?
Naval type commander
MCSF is composed of how many marines?
MCSF protect what?
Key navy installations and facilities worldwide
Marine security guard detachments provide forces what?
Dept of state for embassy security
What is the marine security guard detachments current assignment?
121 diplomatic posts in 115 countries
The internal organization of HQUSMC is described in what manual?
Headquarters marine corps organizational manual
What makes up HQMC?
Commandant and staff agencies that advise and assist discharge of responsibilities
The commandant is responsible to who and to what?
SECNAV, total performance of the USMC
What is a MAGTF?
Principle organization for the conduct of all missions across the range of military ops
What is the Command Element? (CE)
MAGTF HQ task organized to provide command and control capabilities
What does the CE consist of?
G-1 Division (personnel and admin)
G-2 Division (Intel/counter Intel)
G-3 Division (ops/training)
G-4 Division (logistics)
G-5 Division (plans)
G-6 Division (comm/info systems)
Communication and security management
Staff judge advocate group
Public affairs office
What is the mission of the CE?
Provide c/c of the MEF. Responsible for c/c, direction, planning, coordination of air, ground, and logistical ops of assigned forces.
Marine headquarters group (MHG) provides what?
Admin, training, and logistical support to the MEF and MEB command elements
Marine headquarters group (MHG) functions as what?
Higher headquarters for the 4 subordinate elements
What is the mission for the marine forces reserve (MFR)?
Augment and reinforce active marine forces in the time of war, national emergency or contingency ops
What is the purpose of the ACE?
Task organized to support the MAGTF mission by performing up to 6 functions of marine aviation
What is he size of an ACE?
Can vary from an aviation detachment to multiple MAWs
How is a GCE formed?
Formed around an infantry organization reinforced with artillery, recon, armor and engineer forces
A LCE is formed around what?
What is the size of an LCE?
May vary from a support detachment to multiple MLGs
How many standing MEFs exist?
Where is 1st MEF Located?
Where is 2nd MEF located?
North and South Carolina
Where is 3rd MEF located?
Japan and Hawaii
What does eCh standing MEF consist of?
Permanent CE, 1 MARDIV, MAW, FSSG
What is a MEB built around?
Reinforced infantry regiment, aircraft group, and a Brigade service support group (BSSG)
What rank normally commands a MEB?
o-7 Brigadier general
What is the ACE wishing a MEB?
What is the GCE within a MEB?
MARREG (reinforced infantry regiment)
What is the LCE within a MEB?
CLR (combat logistic regiment)
What reinforcements does the ACE provide the MEU?
What reinforcements does the GCE provide to the MEU?
Infantry battalion, CEB, Arty, Recon, tanks, LAR, AAV
What reinforcements does the LCE provide he MEU?
Supply, motor t, medical, dental, comm, NBC
What special operations is a MEU capable of?
Recon and surveillance
(TRAP) tactical recovery of aircraft and personnel
Seizure/recovery of offshore energy facilities
Seizure/recovery of personnel (VBSS)
A MEU command element consists of what sections?
Command section, Chaplin, HQ commandant, public affairs, S1-S6
What is V/STOL?
Vertical, short takeoff and landing
What is the GCE within the MEU?
What is an LCE within a MEU?
Combat logistics battalion
How many standing MEU CEs exist?
What MEUs reside in 1 MEF?
What MEUs reside in 2nd MEF?
What MEU resides in 3rd MEF?
What instance should a SPMAGTF be used?
Disaster relief, humanitarian, noncom evac ops, security ops, or other unique instances
What is an ACE In an SPMAGTF?
Task organized detachment of aircraft
What is an GCE of a SPMAGTF?
A PLT sized element
Describe an LCE of a SPMAGTF?
Task organized to meet the specific service support requirements