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8th Engineer Support Battalion
Pioneers of the FMF


8th Engineer Support Battalion task organizes forces in General Support (GS) to the MEF providing mobility, counter mobility, survivability, general engineering, and Explosive Ordnance Disposal IOT ensure a maneuver and tempo advantage.

"Pioneers of the FMF"




Lt. Col. Stephen M. Cook

Stephen Cook, a native of Green Bay, Wisconsin, enlisted in the Marine Corps in March of 1995 and attended recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego. In May of 2004, he was commissioned a Second Lieutenant and attended The Basic School in Quantico, Virginia. As a company grade officer, his operational assignments include: Engineer

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Major Logan Baisden
Executive Officer, 8th Engineer Support Battalion

Major Logan D. Baisden is a proud Pioneer, an alumnus of the Follow Me Division, and currently serves in the 2d Marine Logistics Group. Originally from Savanna, Illinois, he earned his commission in December 2012 through the University of Wisconsin-Madison NROTC program. Upon completing the Basic Officer’s Course and Combat Engineer Officer’s

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Sgt. Maj. Victor C. Mancini
Sergeant Major, 8th Engineer Support Battalion

Originally from Raymond, Maine, Sergeant Major Mancini graduated from MCRD Parris Island in December 1995. Following completion of MCT he completed the KC-130 Communication/ Navigation/ Identification Course at MCAS Cherry Point, NC and reported to Marine Transport Squadron One (VMR-1), Cherry Point, NC for duty as an Avionics Technician and, subsequently, a Crew Chief on the C-9B.

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Unit Mailing Address
Rank, Last/First Name
8th Engineer Support Battalion
PSC BOX 20131
Camp Lejeune, NC 28542-0131
Unit Contacts
  • Officer of the Day: (910) 451-3458
  • OOD CELL: 910-467-2889
  • URC: Sgt Palevoda, Matthew; matthew.palevoda@usmc.mil


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