School of Infantry-West
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Mobilization Training Battalion
MCB Camp Pendleton, CA


As a Marine Forces Reserve (MARFORES) unit permanently assigned to the School of Infantry West, Mobilization Training Battalion (MTBN) provides pre-deployment training for Individual Ready Reserve (IRR), Selected Marine Corps Reserve (SMCR) and active duty Marines in order to increase individual war fighting Skills and prepare for future operations.







Battalion Leadership

Lieutenant Colonel A. B. Heath
Commanding Officer, Mobilization Training Battalion

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Major R. J. Christensen
Executive Officer, Mobilization Training Battalion

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    Points of Contact

    Battalion Commander LtCol Adrian Heath
    Executive Officer Maj Robert Christensen
    Company Commander Maj Brendan Kelly
    Operations Officer Capt Michael McGuire
    Senior Enlisted Advisor GySgt Doug Gonzales
    Company Ops Chief SSgt Allen Butler


    SOI-West Units/Resources

    Training Command