The MEB Command Element (CE) provides a Marine Air Ground Task Force /Joint Task Force(MAGTF/JTF)-capable headquarters that can rapidly deploy and when directed composites with naval and / or land-based forward-deployed and/or rapidly deployable forces to form a MAGTF or the core element of a JTF headquarters in order to fulfill Geographic Combatant Commander (GCC) operational requirements.
The 50th Baltic Operations (BALTOPS 50) exercise, the premier maritime-focused exercise in the Baltic Region, kicks off today, June 6.
Col. David R. Everly relinquished his command of 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade (MEB) to Brig. Gen. Select Anthony M. Henderson during a change of command ceremony May 11, 2021.
II Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF) executed Exercise Dynamic Cape (DC) 21.1, a live maritime prepositioning exercise that included an Operational Logistics Exercise (OPLOGEX) with a subsequent final exercise event, from April 7-28, 2021.
6/22/2021 - https://www.navalnews.com/naval-news/2021/06/nato-50th-baltops-exercise-concludes/
5/17/2021 - https://sldinfo.com/2021/05/ii-mef-marines-prepare-for-the-high-end-fight-mefex-21-1-and-dynamic-cape-21/
3/30/2021 - https://www.2ndmeb.marines.mil/In-The-News/Article/2555598/liaison-officers-from-allied-and-partner-nations-visit-camp-lejeune/
Colonel Anthony M. Henderson is a native of Washington, D.C. and attended elementary through high school in the Washington D.C. and Maryland public school systems. Colonel Henderson graduated from Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 1989 with a B.A. in History and 1993 with a Juris Doctorate in Law. He is a licensed attorney in the State of Louisiana.
Colonel Everly is a native of Inglewood, California. He graduated from the University of Southern California with a BS in Business Administration.
Sergeant Major Baiotto is from Glendora California. He went to boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit