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Nearly 300 Marines ship out to Afghanistan

Posted: Apr 14, 2011 4:08 AM CDT

KANEOHE (HawaiiNewsNow) - Nearly 300 bags lined the parking lot at Marine Corps Base Hawaii in Kaneohe on Wednesday. The 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment packed up for a seven month deployment in Afghanistan.

For more about the 1/3:

http://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/story/14443853/hundreds-of-marines-ship-out-to-afghanistan