Forward Operating Base Geronimo

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FOB Geronimo
Nawa-I-Barakzayi District, Afghanistan
FOB Geronimo (Afghanistan) sign 01.jpg
Type Forward operating base
Site information
Controlled by United States Marine Corps
Site history
Built July 2009
In use 2009–present

FOB Geronimo in Afghanistan is a military expeditionary base built by the United States Marine Corps.[1][2] It is in along the Helmand River Valley in Nawa-I-Barakzayi District, Helmand Province. It was originally built by 1st Battalion, 5th Marines in 2009.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Regimental Combat Team 3 Public Affairs. "First Marine RCT in Afghanistan concludes historic deployment Archived December 2, 2009, at the Wayback Machine., website, October 26, 2009. Retrieved on December 12, 2011.
  2. ^