Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst Community
Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion
The Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion, located on Lakehurst, conducts precision recruiting operations to enlist quality men and women in the U.S. Army throughout the State of New Jersey, Philadelphia and the Greater Philadelphia region.
The Recruiting Battalion consists of six recruiting companies, 40 recruiting stations, and 176 active-duty and 54 Reserve recruiters. The battalion’s precision operations include, but are not limited to band members, warrant officer flight training, Officer Candidate School, various linguists, Army Law and Special Forces. The 1st Recruiting Brigade, also located on Lakehurst, falls under the Mid-Atlantic Recruiting Battalion.