Maj Jeff Landis

Maj Landis is a public affairs officer (PAO) currently serving as MarSOC’s PAO. He is a 22-year veteran in public affairs and has served previously as an instructor at The Basic School and PAO at several major commands, including Marine Corps Systems Command, Marine Corps Combat Development Command, and two separate MEUs, the 13th and 24th, participating in Operations UNITED SHIELD, DETERMINED RESPONSE, and ENDURING FREEDOM.

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Stating that its first concern is the safety and physical protection of individual Marines, Marine Corps Systems Command (MARCORSYSCOM), Quantico, Va., in response to media criticism, clarified concerns about possible body armor defects, May 9:
AFTER-ACTION REPORTS THE WAR ON TERROR AFGHANISTAN Shah-e-kot Valley When the most intense battle in the war on terror erupted in Afghanistan, Marines were called into action March 3 to do what they do best: provide a quick and deadly response. This time they did it with Marine air.
On Jan. 28, 2001, Marines landed on Iwo Jima again, this time for a memorial ceremony and educational visit. Leathernecks of Assault Amphibian Vehicle Platoon, Company E, 3d Assault Amphibian Battalion, attached to 3d Battalion Landing Team, First Marine Regiment, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (...
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Members of the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit completed their first at-sea training period during Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) 00-2, April 10-21, off ships of the USS Tarawa Amphibious Ready Group. Once the ships pulled out of port in San Diego, leathernecks of...
A detachment of 250 members of the 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif., conducted training in an urban environment (TRUE) March 14-24 at various locations in the greater Phoenix area, as well as direct action missions off the coast of California, March 25-30.
ITALY Members of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit and the USS Guam Amphibious Ready Group spent last Christmas Eve touring Rome and attending Midnight Mass with Pope John Paul II in the Vatican. Following a visit by Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen and his wife, Janet, and a concert by...
Fifteen Marines and sailors of the 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit off the amphibious landing platform dock USS Shreveport (LPD-12) spread international goodwill and cheer to 30 children born with the HIV virus at Casa Speranta in Constanta, Romania, during a port visit.
Leathernecks from Company K (reinforced), 3d Battalion Landing Team, Sixth Marine Regiment, 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit recently trained with the Romanian Naval Infantry Battalion, conducting military operations other than war during Romanian Phiblex 2-97.