Camp LeJeune

Camp LeJeune ləzho͞on´ [key], U.S. marine corps base, 82,969 acres (33,576 hectares), SE N.C., SE of Jacksonville est. 1941. It is the major East Coast training center and support base for the Atlantic Fleet Marine Force.

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