1st Battalion
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6th Marine Regiment
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina


Locate, close with and destroy the enemy by fire and maneuver or repel the enemy's assault with fire and close combat

1st Battalion Leadership

Lieutenant Colonel Scott H. Helminski
Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines

Lieutenant Colonel Helminski enlisted in the Marine Corps in September 2002 and reported to MCRD San

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Maj Kevin C. Nicholson
Executive Officer, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines

Major Nicholson graduated from The Citadel in May 2008 and reported directly to Quantico, Virgina

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Sergeant Major Michael A. Castillo
Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines

Sergeant Major Castillo entered the Marine Corps in June 1999 and completed recruit training at MCRD

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Master Gunnery Sergeant Daniel L. Lemere
Operations Chief, 1st Battalion, 6th Marines

Master Gunnery Sergeant (MGySgt) Daniel James Lemere was born in Cornwall, England. He enlisted into

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OOD Contact Information

OOD DSN: (910)-450-5158

OOD Cell: (910)-376-5405