Location of 8th Marine regiment after cease fire?

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Location of 8th Marine regiment after cease fire?

Post by broken arrow marine » Mon Feb 04, 2008 2:12 pm

I was with A.T. TOW Co. Lt. out of Broken Arrow Oklahoma. My section was attached to 3/23 Marines.

Trying to find the area on Google earth but pics aren't very clear.

It was in an agricultural area. There was marble mansion in the midle of it. Any Marines here know what I'm talking about?
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Re: Location of 8th Marine regiment after cease fire?

Post by Dagger X-Ray » Mon Feb 04, 2008 3:59 pm

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Post by Rickey Nelson » Mon Feb 04, 2008 9:14 pm

sorry can't help ya... did not see any agrcultral areas just sand and little scrub bushes
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Re: Location of 8th Marine regiment after cease fire?

Post by benny5104 » Fri Jun 24, 2011 12:38 am

Hey,just joined site,i was with Headquarters 8th Marines ,after breeching minefields,and cease fire was called,me and some of the guys toured this mansion,it was completely marble and gold.I took a gold plated pillow for souvenier.The Iraqis had ramshacked it,they were using it as a command post,they left missiles and comm wire everywhere.The area was southwest of Kuwait City.

then Lcpl B.James
HQ 8th Marines Comm Plt
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