Combat Logistics Regiment 1


Combat Logistics Regiment 1


To provide logistics support to the 1st Marine Division beyond it's organic capabilities in any environment and throughout the spectrum of conflict in order to allow the division to continue operations independent of any logistically driven operational pauses.


1st Combat Logistics Regiment 1 Leaders

Col. Kurt A. Kempster
Commanding Officer Combat Logistics Regiment 1

Sergeant Major Lonnie N Travis Jr
Sergeant Major Combat Logistics Regiment 1

Featured Stories
MAWTS-1, CLR-1 keep WTI soaring

By Sgt. Cody Haas | April 10, 2015

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION YUMA, Ariz.— Before 4,000 troops arrive to take part in the bi-annual, seven-week Weapons and Tactics Instructor course aboard Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz., logisticians with Marine Aviation and Tactics Squadron 1 have already completed months of planning and coordination."Two months before the start of the course, MORE
Q & A with Sgt. Maj. Juan Diaz

By Sgt. Cody Haas | February 11, 2015

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Sergeant Maj. Juan Diaz, Sergeant Major for Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, has served in the Marine Corps for more than 30 years. Diaz, a native of Houston, talks about key moments in his career and his views on leadership in the Marine Corps.Q: What inspired you to join the Marine Corps?A: "When I MORE
Q&A: Carthage, S.D., native Gunnery Sgt. Bradley Rusher

By Cpl. Laura Gauna | September 22, 2014

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - Gunnery Sgt. Bradley Rusher, a radio chief with Communications Platoon, Combat Logistics Regiment 1, 1st Marine Logistics Group, of Carthage, S.D., has experienced almost every facet of the Marine Corps during his last 13 years in the military. He started his career working side-by-side with infantry Marines, then deployed MORE
Marines with Combat Logistics Battalion 1 conduct retrograde operation in Helmand province, Afghanistan

By Cpl. Cody Haas | August 21, 2014

CAMP LEATHERNECK, Afghanistan— As the U.S. footprint throughout Afghanistan begins to shrink, the extra gear and equipment needs to be retrograded back to the States by a unit capable of moving large items in a timely fashion. For Marines and sailors with Combat Logistics Battalion 1, it is their mission.Service members with CLB-1 conducted a MORE
CLR-1 conducts Operation Parenthood

By Cpl. Laura Gauna | May 12, 2014

CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. – Military families often face different challenges than their civilian counter parts, especially when it comes to parenting. Long deployments, work-ups, field exercises, overnight duties and irregular work hours can take a toll on raising children. Combat Logistics Regiment 1 decided to do something about it and help their MORE