2nd Light Armored Recon Battalion

 

Mission

The LAR battalion performs combined arms reconnaissance and security missions in support of the ground combat element (GCE). Its mission is to conduct reconnaissance; security and economy of force operations; and, within its capabilities, limited offensive or defensive operations that exploit the unit’s mobility and firepower.

The LAR battalion may function as an independent maneuver element or as an element of a larger unit such as a regimental combat team, or its subordinate companies may support other tactical units in the GCE.

 

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
2D Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion
Rank, Last Name First Name and MI
2D LAR BN
PSC Box 20090
Camp Lejeune, NC 28542-0090

 

 

 

Leaders

Lieutenant Colonel Scott A. Cuomo
Commanding Officer, 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion

LtCol Cuomo is from Centereach, New York.  He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 2001 and has

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Sergeant Major Paris E. Mintz
Sergeant Major, 2nd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion

Sergeant Major Mintz is a native of Baltimore, MD. He enlisted in the Marine Corps in August 1997

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