INFORMATION

Welcome

WELCOME TO MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO CROSSROADS OF THE MARINE CORPS Since its establishment in 1917, Quantico has been home to many of the

History

HISTORY OF MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO Even before the Jamestown Settlement and Captain John Smith explored the banks of the Potomac River in 1608,

Arrival

DIRECTIONS Quantico is conveniently reached by Interstate 95, and there are two airports nearby: Washington Dulles International in Chantilly, Virginia, and Ronald Reagan Washington National

Services

The American Red Cross is a private, nonprofit organization whose mission is to help people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. When military member

Recreation & Sports

The Semper Fit administrative office is on the upper level, north wing, of Little Hall, Building 2034, Barnett Avenue, 703-784-2014. Semper Fit and Recreation consist

Marine Corps Installations National Capital Region-Marine Corps Base Quantico

MCB Quantico is home to Marine Corps Combat Development Command, Manpower & Reserve Affairs, and numerous other tenant commands and activities. The base staff provide

Tenant Commands and Activities

The Commanding General, Marine Corps Combat Development Command (CD MCCDC) holds the additional responsibilities as the Deputy Commandant Combat Development and Integration (DC CD&I) and

Area Attractions

Prince William Forest Park Located just outside Marine Corps Base Quantico, Prince William Forest Park is the largest protected natural area in the Washington, D.C.

NEWS

NPS Award Named for Lt. Gen. Mills

QUANTICO, Va. -- The first pressing of the Naval Postgraduate (NPS) Mills Medal was presented to Lt. Gen. Richard P. Mills, USMC (Ret.), and president

Confined Space Training: Coming out of the Classroom and into the Simulator

Story by LCpl Piper Ballantine on 07/17/2019 MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va.- Marine Corps Base Quantico's (MCBQ) Safety Division personnel were awarded a letter of

Married U.S. Marine colonels scheduled to take command on the same day

CAMP LEJEUNE AND MCAS NEW RIVER, N.C. Colonels Curtis and Amy Ebitz will each assume command of two different units this Friday, July 19. Col.

Corps' new sniper rifle now fully operational

Story by Matt Gonzales on 07/16/2019 MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO, Va.Recon Marines and scout snipers now have a new weapon in their arsenal. The Mk13

Newest chief of police aboard MCLBB is a Marine officer

Story by Keith Hayes on 07/15/2019 Marine Captain Mark W. Machado is the newly appointed chief of police for the Marine Corps Police Department aboard

Blue Angels Announce 2020 Officers

Story by CPO Chad Pritt on 07/15/2019 PENSACOLA, Florida -- U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, announced officers selected for the 2020 air
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