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Marine Barracks Washington D. C. Commanding Officers



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First Tour Year Current Rank First Name MI Last Name Status Rank While
MBW CO
Billet Title Other MBW Tour Year Rank During
Other MBW Tour
Billet (s)
During Other MBW Tour
Billet(s)
During Other MBW Tour
2018 Col Donald J Tomich USMC Col Barracks CO
2016 Col Tyler J Zagurski USMC Col Barracks CO
2014 BGen Benjamin T Watson USMC Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
2012 Col Christian G Cabaniss USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 2000 Maj Barracks S-3
2010 Col Paul Montanus USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
2008 Col Andrew W Smith USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
2007 BGen William B Crowe USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
2004 Col Terry M Lockard USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1991 Maj Barracks S-3
2002 Col Daniel P O'Brien USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
2000 LtGen Richard T Tryon USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 2010 LtGen DC PP&O
2000 LtCol Samuel E Ferguson USMC (Ret) LtCol Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1998 LtCol Barracks XO
1999 Col Kevin Brickhouse USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1997 LtGen Dennis J Hejlik USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1995 Col David G Dotterrer USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1975 1stLt PltCdr A-1 CoA Barracks Adj
1992 Col John B Sollis USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1974 1stLt PltCdr 1st Plt MCI Co,
Barracks S-3B
Dir MWR, Parade Adj, WHSA
1991 Col James C Flynn USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1988 Gen Peter Pace USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1969 Capt Sect Head MCI,
PltCdr 2ndPlt GuardCo
CO Brks Det,
PltCdr SpecCeremPlt GuardCo
1985 Col Donald J Myers USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1969 Maj Barracks S-3
1983 Col Richard D Weede USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1981 MajGen Orlo K Steele USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1978 MajGen John P Monahan USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1975 MajGen W H Rice USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1973 LtGen Charles G Cooper USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1982 LtGen
1971 LtGen David M Twomey USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1968 BGen Paul G Graham USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1968 Col Robert N Burhans USMC (Ret) LtCol Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1953 Capt XO Barracks Detachment CO CeremGuardCo,
Parade Adj
1967 LtGen Joseph C Fegan Jr USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1967 LtCol Robert R Wilson USMC (Ret) LtCol Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1964 Col Robert B Carney Jr USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1962 Col Edwin B Wheeler USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1960 Col Charles J Bailey Jr USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1958 Col Jonas M Platt USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1956 Gen Leonard F Chapman Jr USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1967 Gen ACMC CMC
1954 Col Robert H Williams USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1953 Col James P Berkeley USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1949 Col Robert B Luckey USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1947 Col Lenard B Cresswell USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1944 Col John Potts USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1938 Col William H Rupertus USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1937 Col Joseph C Fegan USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1935 Col Thomas S Clarke USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1934 Col Emile P Moses USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1932 Col Charles B Taylor USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1932 Hamilton M H Fleming Capt Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1929 Col Rush R Wallace USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1928 Merton J Batchelder 1stLt Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1927 Theodore E Backstrom LtCol Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1925 Frederick L Bradman Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1903 Capt
1923 Col James C Breckinridge USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1923 Franklin A Hart Capt Barracks CO / Dir MCI
1920 Clayton B Vogel Maj Barracks CO / Dir MCI 1911 1stLt
1918 Fredrick A Ramsey LtCol Barracks CO
1918 John W Wadleigh LtCol Barracks CO 1906 Capt
1918 Richard B Creecy Maj Barracks CO 1904 2ndLt
1917 Col Theodore P Kane USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO
1915 Charles A Doyen Col Barracks CO 1898 1stLt Barracks CO
1914 Thomas M Clinton Capt Barracks CO
1913 Col Lincoln Karmany USMC (Ret) Col Barracks CO 1900 Maj Barracks CO
1908 James E Mahoney LtCol Barracks CO
1907 Charles G Long Maj Barracks CO
1907 David D Porter Capt Barracks CO 1903 Capt
1906 MajGen John A Lejeune USMC (Ret) Maj Barracks CO 1914 MajGen ACMC CMC
1906 John T Myers Maj Barracks CO 1896 2ndLt
1905 MajGen John A Lejeune USMC (Ret) Maj Barracks CO 1914 MajGen ACMC CMC
1903 Randolph Dickins LtCol Barracks CO 1876 2ndLt
1903 George F Elliott LtCol Barracks CO 1871 2ndLt
1902 Benjamin R Russell LtCol Barracks CO 1880 1stLt
1902 Louis M Gulick Capt Barracks CO
1900 Benjamin R Russell LtCol Barracks CO 1880 1stLt
1900 Lincoln Karmany Maj Barracks CO
1898 Francis H Harrington Capt Barracks CO
1898 Charles A Doyen 1stLt Barracks CO
1898 Thomas F Hayes SgtMaj Barracks CO
1896 Francis H Harrington Capt Barracks CO
1894 Paul Saint C Murphy Capt Barracks CO 1878 2ndLt
1893 D Pratt Mannix Capt Barracks CO 1865 2ndLt
1892 Harry K White 1stLt Barracks CO
1891 D Pratt Mannix Capt Barracks CO 1865 2ndLt
1888 Charles B Heywood Maj Barracks CO
1883 George W Collier Maj Barracks CO
1883 George P Houston Maj Barracks CO 1865 Capt
1883 Charles F Williams Capt Barracks CO
1881 George W Collier Maj Barracks CO
1881 Henry A Bartlett Capt Barracks CO
1880 Richard S Collum Capt Barracks CO
1880 Charles B Heywood Maj Barracks CO
1879 Henry A Bartlett Capt Barracks CO
1876 Charles B Heywood Maj Barracks CO
1876 Norvel L Nokes Capt Barracks CO
1871 Charles G McCawley LtCol Barracks CO
1871 Joseph F Baker Capt Barracks CO
1871 George B Haycock 1stLt Barracks CO
1869 Charles B Heywood Capt Barracks CO
1864 George R Graham Maj Barracks CO
1863 Alan Ramsay Capt Barracks CO
1863 Joseph F Baker Capt Barracks CO
1862 George R Graham Maj Barracks CO
1862 Charles G McCawley Capt Barracks CO
1862 John C Harris Col Barracks CO
1862 G R Graham Capt Barracks CO
1862 William W Russell Maj Barracks CO
1861 John G Reynolds Maj Barracks CO
1861 Jacob Zeilin Maj Barracks CO
1859 George H Terrett Maj Barracks CO
1859 Israel Greene 1stLt Barracks CO
1859 John C Grayson Capt Barracks CO
1857 James Edelin LtCol Barracks CO
1853 Henry B Tyler Capt Barracks CO
1846 Archibald Henderson Col Commandant Acting CMC / CMC 1813 Capt
1846 James Edelin Capt Barracks CO
1842 Archibald Henderson Col Commandant Acting CMC / CMC 1813 Capt
1842 Levi Twiggs Maj Barracks CO
1841 James Edelin Capt Barracks CO
1839 Levi Twiggs Maj Barracks CO
1820 Archibald Henderson LtCol Commandant Acting CMC / CMC 1813 Capt
1819 Anthony Gale LtCol Commandant CMC
1804 Franklin Wharton LtCol Commandant CMC
1802 William W Burrows LtCol Commandant CMC