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2nd Marine Division (United States): Quiz


Question 1: The 1990s began with elements of the Division participating in Operation Sharp Edge, the evacuation of American and allied civilians out of war torn ________.
NigeriaGhanaSierra LeoneLiberia

Question 2: The division is based at ________, North Carolina and headquartered at Julian C. Smith Hall.
Marine Corps Base Camp LejeuneMarine Corps Air Station New RiverCamp Gilbert H. JohnsonMarine Corps Air Station Cherry Point

Question 3: The ________, in the Solomon Islands campaign — 4 January to 8 February 1943.
Battle of the Coral SeaBattle of the Santa Cruz IslandsBattle of the Eastern SolomonsGuadalcanal Campaign

Question 4: 2nd Marine Division units helped to reinforce Guantanamo Bay during the ________ in 1962 and landed in the Dominican Republic in 1965 as part of Operation Power Pack.
John F. KennedyCuban ProjectCuban Missile CrisisFidel Castro

Question 5: The ________, in the Gilbert Islands campaign — 20 November to 4 December 1943.
Battle of KwajaleinBattle of TarawaBattle of MakinPacific War

Question 6: After the outbreak of war the 8th Marine Regiment with an assortment of other division assets formed the 2nd Marine Brigade and were dispatched to garrison ________.
Northern Mariana IslandsHawaiiAmerican SamoaGuam

Question 7:
  • 2d Marines, reinforced:
    ________-Tulagi landings, 7 to 9 August 1942;
    capture and defense of Guadalcanal, 10 August 1942 to 31 January 1943.
    Laulasi IslandRennell IslandGuadalcanalMalaita

Question 8: Following the war, elements of the Division participated in ________.
Gulf WarIraqIraq WarOperation Provide Comfort

Question 9: During World War II, the 2nd Marine Division (Headquarters) participated in authorized operations and engagements in the ________:
Pacific Ocean theatre of World War IIBattle of the Coral SeaPacific Theater of OperationsPacific War

Question 10: This was followed by deployments to Saudi Arabia in support of Operation Desert Shield and then the liberation of ________ in Operation Desert Storm.
BahrainUnited Arab EmiratesKuwaitQatar


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