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8th Marine Regiment


8th Marine Regiment

Camp Lejeune, N.C.

Locate, close with and destroy the enemy by fire and maneuver or repel the enemy's assault with fire and close combat.



Commanding Officer, 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment
Lieutenant Colonel Anthony C. Johnston

Sergeant Major, 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment
Sergeant Major Julio A. Vargasrosa
Contact Us

Mailing Address:

1st Battalion, 8th Marines
Company / Section
2d Marine Division
PSC Box 20102
Camp Lejeune, NC 28542

Officer of the Day:

(910) 451-4446

New joins should check-in with the Officer of the Day (OOD)

Information Hotline:

1 (800) 230-8762 (Dial 3, then 1)

Kathleen J. Michalski (Katy)
Unit, Personal, & Family Readiness Officer(FRO)
1st Battalion, 8th
Marines Bldg. 118 A Street PSC Box 20102
Camp Lejeune, NC 28542-0102
Office: 910-451-1018
Cell: 910-382-0647

Deputy FRO: GySgt Widerman
OOD office: 910-451-4446
OOD cell: 910-376-7441
FREE Military and Family Life Counselor:
910-650-4180 (Confidential)
Bldg. 123 RP's office
Bldg. 118 RP's office Mon 11-2 Fri 9-11