AFCEA International Chapter News
CAMP PENDLETON CHAPTER CHAPTER - May 01, 2009

The guest speaker at the chapter's May luncheon was Col. Joseph Granata, USMC, commanding officer, Combat Logistics Regiment, 1st Marine Logistics Group (MLG). His presentation, "Marine Corps Logistics in Support of Operation Iraqui Freedom/Operation Enduring Freedom," provided an overview of how the 1st MLG conducted logistics operations in support of I Marine Expeditionary Force (I MEF) (Forward) combat units in both operations. The colonel noted the challenges of providing reliable and timely logistical support, and he emphasized the role information technology plays in providing reliable and accurate tracking of supplies and repair parts. The chapter presented three $1,000 scholarships and year-long AFCEA members to recent graduates of the I MEF Communications Training Center wire supervisor course.

Event Photographs:

Col. Joseph Granata, USMC (l), commanding officer, Combat Logistics Regiment, 1st Marine Logistics Group, accepts a token of appreciation from Maj. Mark Witzel, USMC (Ret.), chapter president, for speaking at the May meeting.
Col. Joseph Granata, USMC (l), commanding officer, Combat Logistics Regiment, 1st Marine Logistics Group, accepts a token of appreciation from Maj. Mark Witzel, USMC (Ret.), chapter president, for speaking at the May meeting.

For more details regarding this event contact:
MGySgt. Stephen Davis, USMC
760-725-4973

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