Yancey, Mason D, GySgt

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Gunnery Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
3500-Basic Motor Transport Marine
Last MOSGroup
Motor Transport
Primary Unit
1955-1958, 3500, MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
Service Years
1951 -

Gunnery Sergeant


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New York
New York
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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Pamela LaVerne Jeans-Historian to remember Marine GySgt Mason D Yancey.

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Date of Passing
May 16, 2002
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Huron Evergreen Cemetery
Wayne County
New York, USA
Plot: (315) 754-6262
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  1955-1958, 3500, MCB Camp Lejeune, NC

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MCB Camp Lejeune, NC Unit Page
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 MCB Camp Lejeune, NC Details

MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
Since September 1941, Camp Lejeune (luh-jern) has been the home of "Expeditionary Forces in Readiness", and throughout the years, it has become the home base for the II Marine Expeditionary Force, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Logistics Group and other combat units and support commands.

There are several major Marine Corps commands and one Navy command aboard Camp Lejeune. Some tenant commands include Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, II Marine Expeditionary Force, 2nd Marine Division, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, and the naval hospital to name a few. Marine Corps Base owns all the real estate, hosts entry-level and career-level formal schools and provides support and training for tenant commands; II Marine Expeditionary Force conducts operational planning for Fleet Marine Force commands; 2nd Marine Division is the ground combat element of II MEF; 2nd Marine Logistics Group is the combat service support element of II MEF; and 2nd Marine Air Wing, headquartered at Cherry Point, N.C., is the air combat element of II MEF. Additionally, the naval hospital provides primary medical care to service members and their families stationed at Camp Lejeune and Marine Corps Air Station New River.

Today, as in the past, Camp Lejeune's mission remains the same - to maintain combat-ready units for expeditionary deployment.

To help prepare warfighters for combat and humanitarian missions abroad, Camp Lejeune takes advantage of 156,000 acres, 11 miles of beach capable of supporting amphibious operations, 34 gun positions, 50 tactical landing zones, three state-of-the-art training facilities for Military Operations in Urban Terrain and 80 live fire ranges to include the Greater Sandy Run Training Area.

The base and surrounding community is home to an active duty, dependent, retiree and civilian employee population of approximately 170,000 people. The base generates almost $3 billion in commerce each year, coming from payrolls and contracts to support the structure required to train and equip our modern Marines.

Some services available aboard Camp Lejeune include: childcare, shopping, education, family support, hunting and fishing, dining, boating and swimming.

Some facilities on base include banks and credit unions, the commissary, the library, hobby shops, fitness centers, the beach, theaters and more.

From the supporting infrastructure, a tradition of excellence in doing day-to-day business has evolved. From environmental programs that include a state-of-the-art landfill and water treatment system to quality of life programs that ensure Marine families are taken care of, Camp Lejeune stands out as a superior military base.

Camp Lejeune is a seven-time recipient of the Commander-in-Chief's Award for Installation Excellence. This award recognizes the base on a Department of Defense level for effectively managing assets and developing quality programs to accomplish the mission of providing expeditionary forces in readiness.

The Marines, sailors, Coast Guardsmen and civilian Marines who provide for the efficient management of Camp Lejeune's assets strive to ensure even grander goals are realized in the future.
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Marine Corps Bases Atlantic
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Last Updated: Oct 30, 2017
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105 Members Also There at Same Time
MCB Camp Lejeune, NC

McWilliams, James, LCpl, (1957-1961) 35 3500 Corporal
Dunn, George, LCpl, (1956-1962) 35 3500 Lance Corporal
Stauff, Harold, CWO2, (1936-1957) 35 3502 Chief Warrant Officer 2
Keyser, Leslie (mike), GySgt, (1957-1977) 35 3519 Gunnery Sergeant
Blount, Turner G, MSgt, (1943-1969) 35 3537 Staff Sergeant
Trenck, Eric, Sgt, (1951-1959) 35 3531 Sergeant
Hartogh, Leon, Cpl, (1955-1958) 35 3531 Corporal
Underwood, Don, SSgt, (1956-1967) 35 3516 Corporal
Brown, Richard, Sgt, (1959-1967) 35 3531 Private
Greene, Jr., Wallace, Gen, (1930-1967) 99 9903 Brigadier General
Glick, Jacob, BGen, (1941-1971) 99 9905 Lieutenant Colonel
Corriher, Charles (Bob), Maj, (1951-1975) 30 3002 Major
Seabeck, Frank Eugene, Maj, (1943-1963) 3 0302 Major
Carson, William, LtGen, (1953-1990) 30 3002 First Lieutenant
Gillam, Ron, 1stLt, (1953-1958) 8 0801 First Lieutenant
Kerrigan, Edward, 1stLt, (1955-1963) 25 2502 First Lieutenant
Mitchem, Paris, MGySgt, (1957-1977) 3 0300 Master Gunnery Sergeant
Curtis, Louis N., MSgt, (1938-1968) 55 5517 Master Sergeant "The President's Own"
Dunn, John E, MGySgt, (1941-1971) 26 2645 Master Sergeant
Chevalier, Robert, GySgt, (1952-1972) 30 3049 Gunnery Sergeant
Maynard, Hubert A, SgtMaj, (1942-1970) 3 0369 Technical Sergeant (Grade 2)
Pirtle, Donald, GySgt, (1953-1973) 33 3381 Gunnery Sergeant
Shucker, Robert Harold, MGySgt, (1942-1975) 58 5803 Gunnery Sergeant
Hagy, Franklin, 1stSgt, (1943-1967) 30 3091 Technical Sergeant
Toth, Francis Anthony, Maj, (1948-1979) 14 1441 Staff Sergeant
Andersen, Gordon, Sgt, (1954-1957) 3 0311 Sergeant
Apple, Raymond, Sgt, (1943-1959) 3 0311 Sergeant
Bates, William S., Maj, (1952-1972) 3 0311 Sergeant
Braz, John, Sgt, (1953-1958) 3 0311 Sergeant
Burke, Leo, Sgt, (1954-1962) 25 2511 Sergeant
Covington, David, PFC, (1953-1958) 1 0141 Sergeant
Dansker, Emil, Sgt, (1953-1960) 43 4300 Sergeant
Dunn, Charles, Sgt, (1955-1961) 60 6000 Sergeant
Genz, John, Sgt, (1953-1957) 8 0845 Sergeant
Hochella, John, Sgt, (1953-1956) 8 0811 Sergeant
Hughes, Robert, Sgt, (1951-1955) 25 2511 Sergeant
McElyea, Robert, 1stSgt, (1955-1976) 58 5803 Sergeant
Smid, Anthony, Sgt, (1957-1962) 3 0321 Sergeant
Adams, Donald, Cpl, (1953-1961) 13 1345 Corporal
Ashmore, George, Cpl, (1956-1958) 3 0341 Corporal
Billen, Charles, Cpl, (1953-1956) 25 2541 Corporal
Blanc, John, Cpl, (1958-1962) 25 2511 Corporal
Broz, Kenneth, MSgt, (1956-1977) 1 0141 Corporal
Davis, Richard, Cpl, (1958-1962) 30 3091 Corporal
Duke, William, Maj, (1954-1976) 30 3041 Corporal
Dwyer, James Francis, Cpl, (1953-1956) 3 0311 Corporal
Ellis, Walter, Cpl, (1956-1959) 33 3300 Corporal
Faulkner, Robert, Cpl, (1956-1966) 3 0311 Corporal
Hutchins, Dana, Cpl, (1956-1958) 13 1345 Corporal
Irwin, Robert, Cpl, (1956-1962) 18 1814 Corporal
Johnson, Rufus, Cpl, (1954-1957) 3 0300 Corporal
Lynch, Richard Hugh, Cpl, (1958-1962) 3 0311 Corporal
Mc Ginty, Robert, Cpl, (1956-1962) 3 0300 Corporal
Mcmahon, William, Cpl, (1955-1959) 25 2533 Corporal
Means, Walter, Sgt, (1953-1957) 3 0331 Corporal
Morris, Ben, Cpl, (1956-1958) 25 2533 Corporal
Rickert, William T, Cpl, (1953-1956) 46 4631 Corporal
Spencer, Russell, Sgt, (1951-1959) 44 4421 Corporal
Titlow, George, Cpl, (1952-1955) 3 Corporal

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