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Dec 13, 2012

CAMP HANSEN, Okinawa, Japan – The company guidons for Battalion Landing Team 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, stand outside the battalion headquarters here, Dec. 12. The Marines and Sailors from the BLT are currently transitioning to life and operations on Okinawa, and with the 31st MEU, by preparing themselves and all their equipment for pre-deployment training. The 31st MEU is the only continuously forward-deployed MEU and is the Marine Corps' force in readiness in the Asia-Pacific region.

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31st Marine Expeditionary Unit