MarineParents: Marine Family Network (MFN)

An Outreach Program of



3/2 Marines

For Marines and family members of the 3/2 (3rd Battalion, 2nd Marines) on the OpSEC Compliant, Inc. Marine Family Network Community.


Members: 68
Latest Activity: Apr 20

Welcome to the 3/2 Marines Group!

Click here for quick access to the 3/2 News Articles discussion forum.


Discussion Forum

3/2 News Articles

Started by 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM. Last reply by 1~Keri (HCC) Apr 20. 29 Replies


Started by alex2toes. Last reply by alex2toes Feb 18, 2015. 4 Replies

Kilo company

Started by JJ. Last reply by redhots Aug 14, 2013. 51 Replies

New to Deployment

Started by QTKR30. Last reply by 1~VPMofM (Valerie) Apr 7, 2013. 10 Replies

Pre-deployment leave is we GO!

Started by Davsldy(Phyllis). Last reply by 1~VPMofM (Valerie) Mar 13, 2013. 15 Replies

New Mom to Deployment

Started by VPMJennifer. Last reply by 1~VPMofM (Valerie) Jan 21, 2013. 11 Replies

The Ball

Started by Davsldy(Phyllis). Last reply by USMCwife&mom Nov 18, 2012. 8 Replies

26th MEU heading to NY and NJ

Started by meshelaej. Last reply by 1~sandyr, MFN VO & VPMM Nov 8, 2012. 6 Replies


Started by Mom-of-Matt. Last reply by Mom-of-Matt Nov 3, 2012. 4 Replies


Started by Mom-of-Matt. Last reply by Mom-of-Matt Nov 3, 2012. 13 Replies

How can a Marine change his job/duty?

Started by Mamadog0311. Last reply by 1~sdstatemom (Denise) Nov 1, 2012. 2 Replies

3/2 H&S Company

Started by Proud_USMC_Mom. Last reply by Mamadog0311 Nov 1, 2012. 7 Replies

New Here

Started by Mom-of-Matt. Last reply by 1~sdstatemom (Denise) Sep 21, 2012. 12 Replies

Ft Pickett

Started by Davsldy(Phyllis). Last reply by Debster Sep 18, 2012. 5 Replies


Started by penwen58. Last reply by Sun Seekers (Suzanne) Sep 10, 2012. 9 Replies

Visiting our Marines

Started by 1~Tnvolmom (Tina). Last reply by Patti555 Sep 6, 2012. 14 Replies

New to the 3/2

Started by 1~Tnvolmom (Tina). Last reply by Davsldy(Phyllis) Jul 9, 2012. 101 Replies

Happy Mother's Day

Started by 1~Tnvolmom (Tina). Last reply by Sun Seekers (Suzanne) May 14, 2012. 2 Replies

Has anyone received any news from our boys?

Started by caterich. Last reply by BigDMom Jul 21, 2011. 6 Replies

Comment Wall


You need to be a member of 3/2 Marines to add comments!

Comment by jllmom on August 31, 2015 at 2:04pm

Good luck alex2toes! I hope all goes well for your Marine's future endeavors.

Comment by alex2toes on August 29, 2015 at 8:22am

Good bye everyone. My Marine is in his last days of his terminal leave. EAS is almost complete. I would recommend that you remind your Marine to get phone numbers  and permission to use people as references before they EAS. lol Happy Trails!

Comment by 1~steel_walk42 (Denita) on September 1, 2014 at 9:25am
Hi everyone !
Please check out this link to vote for a Sgt. in the Marine Corps for American Hero of the Year. The deadline for voting is just a few days (Sept. 6) from now. The Sgt. is one of five finalists for American Hero of the Year and the only Marine::
Thank you!

Denita (1~steel_walk42)
MFN Volunteer - Membership & Moderator
VPMM of LCpl. Vincent
Comment by jllmom on August 6, 2014 at 11:57am

Thanks. I realized I probably asked a redundant question. Yes he missed being out in the rain. I'm sure he'll deal with it soon enough. We have had a particularly wet July though so hopefully the rest of the summer won't be as bad. 

I'm sure I'll be on here a lot. I think this PDS will be a lot different than his time spent in GA. Thanks again for your help!

Comment by 1~alex2toes(Dianne) on August 6, 2014 at 11:53am

Just training OPs. is what I am hearing. So he missed the fun of training in the rain for a week straight. lol My Marine had Okinawa as his 1st PDS. Bet he never expected to be that wet again. lol

Comment by jllmom on August 6, 2014 at 11:48am

He didn't check in until July 31st and finally got hooked up with the unit yesterday. So he probably doesn't know much yet. Do you know if they'll be going anywhere soon? I know OPSEC may prevent a detailed answer. 

Comment by 1~alex2toes(Dianne) on August 6, 2014 at 11:44am

That is what I did finally ask my Marine. Got no response, lol, big surprise. I suppose we could both ask the FRO. 

Heard their latest exercise was a very wet one. He told me that at least his tent didn't leak like so many other's did. lol

Comment by jllmom on August 6, 2014 at 10:25am

Dianne, Back in June you suggested a couple items to look at. You also said "in my search for where they are in their rotation". How do I find that out? Is it something I can determine online or do I just have to ask my Marine?

Comment by jllmom on June 9, 2014 at 7:33pm

Thank you Dianne and Denita.

Comment by 1~steel_walk42 (Denita) on June 9, 2014 at 6:41pm

The link for the UIP (unit information page) will always be at the top:
Follow that link for basic information about the unit.

Denita (1~steel_walk42)
MFN Volunteer - Membership & Moderator
VPMM of LCpl. Vincent

Members (68)


Receive our Newsletter

Receive our Newsletter!
Enter your email:


Click for Archive Newsletters


Starts with June 2016 and includes every month through June 2017. 

Alert us to Content Violations

Let us know if you find content

that may not comply with

The Guidelines or Terms of Use

Click to report.

Group Categories

Join several groups! Select from categories that meet your needs or match your Marine's career:

Our Fallen Heroes

Please take a moment to honor our Fallen Marines. Click here to visit the condolence forum.

Click here to learn more ways to support Gold Star Families or if you are a Gold Star Family.




The Marine Corps:


About Deployment:



A few KEY LINKS for After Boot parents:

(links open in a new window by clicking "GO!" button below)

General Information:

Recruit Training:

Family Day & Graduations:

After Boot Camp:

Additional Resources:


© 2017   Created by Marine Parents Inc.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service

The Care Package Project
Care Package Project™
Purple Heart Hero Support
Purple Heart Hero Support™
Operation PAL
Operation PAL ™
Gold Star Family Support
Gold Star Family Support™
Combat Recovery
Combat Recovery™
After the Corps
After the Corps ™
Gold Star Luminary
Luminary Initiative
Marine Parents Combined Federal Campaign #57100 Show Me Heroes Hiring Veterans in Missouri Capital One Visa Card and Marine Parents Supporting Our Troops is a Marine Corps Charity Partner Eleven Years of Service to Marines and their Families Shop for Marine Corps items at the EGA Shop IBM and Marine Parents Partnership in Charity AmazonSmile and Marine Parents Charity MarineParents is a Guidestar Exchange Gold Participant, Inc.
PO Box 1115
Columbia, MO 65205
Phone (573) 449-2003
Copyright © 2003-14, Inc. ~ All Rights Reserved Worldwide is an IRS-approved 501(c)(3) public charity,
a Marine Corps Charity Partner, and Official Marine Corps Trademark Licensee.
Site Map   |   Statements of Use   |   Outreach Programs   |   Join Team Marine Parents
Neither the United States Marine Corps
nor any other component of the
Department of Defense has approved,
endorsed, or authorized this service.