Quantico Marine Corps Base
|Type||Â Â Â||145 Fortification|
|Historical Name of Location||Â Â Â||Quantico, Virginia, United States|
|Coordinates||Â Â Â||38.551111000, -77.430556000|
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|16 Jun 1919Â||Lewis Puller graduated from the US Marine Corps Officer Candidates School at Quantico, Virginia, United States.|
|30 Jun 1939Â||The US 1st Marine Brigade was activated at Quantico, Virginia, United States, supported by the 1st Marine Aircraft Group.|
|7 Jul 1941Â||The US Marine Corps established the 1st Marine Aircraft Wing at Quantico, Virgina, United States under Lieutenant Colonel Louis E. Woods.|
|1 Dec 1941Â||US Marine Corps established a Marine Corps Air Station at Quantico, Virginia, United States under Major Ivan W. Miller (redesignated from Base Air Detachment 1, Marine Barracks).|
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