U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South

 

U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South

Miami, Florida
Leaders

Commander, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South
Maj. Gen. Michael F. Fahey III
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Chief of Staff, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South
Col. Thomas C. Euler
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Sergeant Major, U.S. Marine Corps Forces, South
Sgt. Maj. Eric D. Cook
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Mission
U.S. Marine Forces South is the U. S. Marine Corps Service Component Command for U. S. Southern Command. Commander MARFORSOUTH, commands all Marine forces assigned to Commander, SOUTHCOM; advises the Commander, SOUTHCOM on the proper employment and support of Marine forces; conducts deployment and redeployment planning and execution of assigned, attached Marine forces; and accomplishes other operational missions as assigned.
Marines TV
Multinational task force begins deployment during hurricane season to Latin America, Caribbean
Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force – Southern Command officially kicked off their 2019 deployment with an opening ceremony at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, June 21, 2019. Approximately 300 U.S. Marines and Sailors with SPMAGTF-SC deployed to Latin America along with partner nation officers in their staff. This deployment helps facilitate partner nation capabilities to conduct humanitarian assistance and disaster relief efforts in case of a natural disaster. The deployment will serve as a major step in developing a Multinational Maritime Task Force that will enhance disaster response in and around Latin America and the Caribbean. (U.S. Marine Corps video by Cpl. Carlos Jimenez/Released)
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