Active: 1942 — September 9, 1994.
The 1st Battalion 9th Marines is an infantry battalion of the United States Marine Corps. Formed during World War II it served until the late 1980s when it was deactivated to make room for one of three light armor reconnaissance battalions. In late 2005 the battalion was once again activated for service in the Global War on Terror.
Our 1-9 Marines patch is a regulation, full color, embroidered military patch. This is the same patch that is supplied to the Marine Corps and sold in the Marine Corps Base Exchanges. This patch would be a great gift idea and a wonderful addition to your patch collection.