Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti Story Archive

Camp Lemonnier Post Office Prevents Delay  (12 January 2017)
A delay in outgoing mail from Camp Lemonnier was averted by quick action and proper foresight by installation logistics and post office leadership.
Camp Lemonnier Logistics Department Saves Thousands Through Storage Consolidation  (17 January 2017)
The supply and logistics department of Camp Lemonnier (CLDJ) began consolidation of a storage facility nicknamed the Texas Yard in December 2016.
Camp Lemonnier Logistics Department Answers the Question: "What is CHRIMP?"  (24 January 2017)
The Camp Lemonnier (CLDJ) logistics department's Consolidated Hazardous Material Reutilization and Inventory Management Program (CHRIMP) reduced its' inventory of hazardous material (HAZMAT) by more than half since taking control of the program in early 2016.
Navy, Marine Corps Conduct Aircraft Landing Training in Djibouti  (3 February 2017)
Navy air traffic controllers deployed to Camp Lemonnier and the Marine Air Traffic Control Mobile Team attached to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted aircraft landing zone training in Grand Bara, Djibouti Jan. 28.
Camp Lemonnier Holds Ribbon Cutting for New Veterinary Clinic  (24 February 2017)
Service members, contractors, and military working dog "Doki" gathered to celebrate the ribbon cutting of what is now Camp Lemonnier's (CLDJ) first fully-equipped and operational veterinary clinic, Feb. 17.
Camp Lemonnier Environmental Division Revitalizes Recycling Program  (8 March 2017)
After a five-year absence, the Camp Lemonnier Environmental Division, along with Base Operations Services (BOS) contractor KBR, has revived the installation's recycling program.
Camp Lemonnier Dentist Performs First Procedure on Navy Military Working Dog  (23 March 2017)
Lt. Cmdr. Kevin G. Scott, Camp Lemonnier's (CLDJ) Dental Officer and Navy Reservist from Montana, completed a routine dental procedure on a not-so-routine patient, March 15.
Camp Lemonnier Holds a Change of Command Ceremony   (21 July 2017)
Camp Lemonnier (CLDJ), Djibouti, the U.S. military's only enduring base in Africa, held a change of command ceremony, July 20.
Commander, Navy Installations Command Visits Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti  (18 October 2017)
Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) Vice Adm. Mary Jackson visited Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti (CLDJ), Sept. 8-10, as part of her assessment of Navy Region Europe, Africa and Southwest Asia (EURAFSWA) installations.
CLDJ conducts groundbreaking ceremony for new fuel depot  (18 October 2017)
U.S. service members and contractors attended a groundbreaking ceremony for the new fuel depot onboard Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti Oct. 9.
President of Djibouti visits Camp Lemonnier  (7 November 2017)
President of Djibouti Ismail Omar Guelleh was the honorary guest for a commemorative signing event held at Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Nov. 5.
SECNAV visits Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti  (27 November 2017)
The Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer visited Camp Lemonnier Nov. 23 -24 where he had the opportunity to meet with installation leadership and speak to service members as part of a multinational tour of the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
Filipino American Community Hosts Holiday Party  (20 December 2017)
The Filipino American Community (FILAMCOM) Association of Djibouti, Africa hosted their second annual holiday party at Camp Lemonnier, Dec. 16.
Camp Lemonnier's One-Stop-Shop  (8 January 2018)
Camp Lemonnier provides an array of personal and professional development opportunities that can keep service members and base personnel busy.
Camp Lemonnier Personnel Prepare for Real-World Crisis Scenarios Through Training  (19 January 2018)
Camp Lemonnier security, medical, and emergency services personnel participated in an active shooter training exercise at the E-6 barracks on base, Jan. 17 to help service members practice essential techniques to ensure mission readiness for real-world scenarios.

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