By U.S. Marine Corps, 2 Lt Robert Emmet USMCR

A short heritage of the eleventh Marines is a concise narrative of the actions of the regiment considering the fact that its preliminary association. respectable files and acceptable ancient works have been utilized in compiling this chronicle, that is released for the data of these attracted to the heritage of these occasions during which the eleventh Marines participated.

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46) Lynn Montross, Major Hubard D . Kuokka, USMC, and Major Norman W . Hicks, USMC, The East Central Front---U . S . Marine Operations in Korea, vol . IV (Washington : . S Marine Corps, 1962), p . 198 . , p, 220 .. (48) The First Word , Inchon, South Korea, 16 September 1954 . (49) The Pendleton Scout, 1955-1965 . , 3 October 1957 . , and Edward Hymhoff, The First Marine Division , Vietnam (New York : M . W . Lads Publishing Company, 1967) . 51 APPENDIX I COMMANDING OFFICERS, 11th MARINES LtCol Col 3 Jan 1918 - 31 Jul 191 8 1 Aug 1918 11 Aug 191 9 George Van Orden George Van Orden REGIMENT DEACTIVATED 11 AUG-1919 REGIMENT REACTIVATED 9 MAY 192 7 LtCol Col LtCol 9 May 1927 - 18 May 192 7 19 May 1,927 - 30 Jun 192 7 1 Jul 1927 - 30 Jul 192 7 Arthur J .

Was -the' first - of many or ganiza- " tional changes -that'were to affect the 11th Marines' during . -it s decade at :Camp Pendleton , At :the end of September 1957, the- 11th moved . t o 29 Palms ' for a ten-day firing exercise (FIREX) which Colonel Robert G . Hiatt, the commanding' officer of the 11th Marines, called "one of the . consi'sted Of three . parts--battery' and battalio n . The,--problem gunnery,' a' tie-in "at 'the regimental level, and movement `of th e whole regiment keyed to : the .

Griffin Francis F . Parry Thomas L . Randall Peter J . Mulroney Peter H. Hahn John B . Sullivan Glenn E . Norris Clayton V . Hendricks Ernest W . Payne Clayton V . Hendricks Clayton V . ONE BRONZE STAR . PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION WITH . ONE SILVER AND(Guadalcanal, 7-9 Aug 1942 ) (Peleliu, 15=29 . Sep 1944 ) (Okinawa, 1 Apr-21 Jun 1945 ) (Korea, 7 Aug-7 Sep 1950 ) (Inchon, Korea, 15 Sep-11 Oct 1950 ) (Chosin Reservoir, 27 Nov-11, Dec 1950 ) (Korea, 21-26 Apr 1951 ; 16 May-30 Jun 1951 ; 11-25 Sep 1951 ) NAVY UNIT COMMENDATION WITH ONE BRONZE STA R (New Britain, 26 Dec 1943-30 Apr 1944) 7 -27 Jul 1953).

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