9th Marine Regiment (United States)

9th Marine Regiment (United States)

The 9th Marine Regiment was an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps. Formed during World War II, it served until the early 1990s when it was deactivated to make room for three light armor reconnaissance battalions. Battalions of the Ninth Marine Regiment began to be reactivated in 2007 as part of the Marine Corps' plan to increase its end strength by 27,000 over the following five years.

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9th Marine Regiment (United States) - Unit Awards
... During its existence 9thMarines were presented with the following awards Presidential Unit Citation with one bronze star World War II Victory Medal with one bronze star ...

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