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Marine Corps Forces Africa


Marine Corps Forces Africa

U.S. Africa Command

USAG Stuttgart, Germany
Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response

SP-MAGTF Crisis Response is a rotational force of Marines and sailors temporarily positioned on Moron Air Base, Spain, capable of decisive action across a range of military operations.

The SP-MAGTF CR gives U.S. Africa Command and U.S. Marine Corps Forces Africa a broad range of military capabilities to respond to crises in its area-of-responsibility including conducting non-combatant evacuation, humanitarian assistance, disaster relief, and support to U.S. embassies, and other operations, missions and activities as directed by national and command leadership.

A Marine Air-Ground Task Force is a balanced, expeditionary force with built-in command, ground, aviation and logistics elements and organized, trained and equipped to accomplish a specific mission.