CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. — Two Marine Special Operations Command (MARSOC) battalions will redesignate two of its companies as battalions, according to a MARSOC release.
Company A and Company B of the Marine Special Operations Advisor Group (MSOAG) will be redesignated the 3rd and 4th Marine Special Operations Battalions (MSOB) at Camp Lejeune. LTC Matthew Trollinger will take command of 3rd Battalion from LTC Christian L. Nicewarner.
MARSOC falls under the U.S. Special Operations Command. The redesignation is part of the command’s overall plan to standardize its four battalions.