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3rd Battalion 14th Marines
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3rd Battalion, 14th Marine Regiment insignia
Country United States
Branch United States Marine Corps
Allegiance United States of America
Service history
Active N/A
Role Provide fires in support of 4th Marine Division
Part of 14th Marine Regiment
4th Marine Division
Battles World War II
* Battle of Iwo Jima
Iraq Campaign
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3rd Battalion, 14th Marine Regiment (3/14) is a reserve artillery battalion comprising four firing batteries and a headquarters battery. The battalion is based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and its primary weapon system is the M777 howitzer with a maximum effective range of 30 km. They fall under the command of the 14th Marine Regiment and the 4th Marine Division.

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NameLocation
Headquarters BatteryPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
Golf BatteryFort Dix, New Jersey
Hotel BatteryRichmond, Virginia
India BatteryAllentown, Pennsylvania
Mike BatteryChattanooga, Tennessee

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Mike Battery out of Chattanooga, Tennessee served in Fallujah, Iraq in late 2004 during Operation Phantom Fury and is currently deployed again in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. They are attached to 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion and are working in the vicinity of Ar Rutbah.[1] Formerly they were part of 4th Battalion 14th Marines

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