Combat Logistics Battalion 8 will provide medium and heavy-lift motor transport support to an infantry regiment beyond its organic capabilities.
Saúl Manzanet from the Bronx, NY enlisted in the Marine Corps Reserve in 1991. After completing the School of Infantry, he joined 2d Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment (2/24). Sergeant Manzanet accepted his honorable discharge in 1999 and focused on his family and civilian career as First Vice President, Information Technology at Robert W. Baird &
Jonathan Anthony Carranza was born 29 June 1983 in Potsdam, New York and graduated Potsdam Central High School. Enlisting in the Marine Corps in July 2002 for 3043 Supply Administration and upon completing boot camp at Parris Island, SC, he was meritoriously promoted to Private First Class. Upon graduating Supply School, PFC Carranza received