Members of the group are accused of being involved in multiple sales of fentanyl-laced oxycodone to an undercover agent.
Most of them volunteered for the duty, a chance to provide much-needed relief to exhausted professional fire crews.
In a somber ceremony on a flight line at Camp Horno, the service members were remembered for their devotion.
The remains will be transported to Dover Air Force Base for preparation for burial.
Lt. Gen. Joseph Osterman said "literally every asset we have available" is searching for seven Marines and a Navy corpsman.
At least four Marine Corps units have cased their colors in recent weeks as part of an aggressive plan to reshape the force.
The blazes remained in training areas and posed no threat to people or structures.
Firefighters on Tuesday stopped the spread of a blaze in a Camp Pendleton training area.
Camp Pendleton game wardens received the Secretary of the Navy's Natural Resources Conservation Team of the Year award.
He had commanded the Marines' legendary "Dark Horse" battalion until February.
Military dependents and retirees have through the end of June 2021 to access benefits using ID cards that expired this year.
Capt. Kai Torkelson was relieved of command by Vice Adm. Bill Galinis, according to a Navy news release.
The Army began creating this new approach to the beginning of BCT during the spring.
Two privates stepped up and saved a buddy's life, according to a release from the U.S. Army.
The Marine Corps marksmanship community drafted the new ARQ course of fire in October 2018.