MCB Camp Pendleton
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Providing administrative, training, and disciplinary support for personnel assigned to Marine Corps Installations West - Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton and affiliating organizations in order to increase operational and functional effectiveness, administrative simplicity, and utility.




Commanding Officer, Headquarters & Support Battalion

Colonel Daniel M. Whitley

Colonel Whitley was born in Massapequa, NY.  He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in May 1997 after graduating from Trenton State College with a B.S. in Criminal Justice.  Following The Basic School and the Field Artillery Officer Basic Course, he was assigned to 2d Battalion, 11th Marines at...

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Sergeant Major, Headquarters & Support Battalion

Sergeant Major Eric L. Darmstadt

Sergeant Major Eric Darmstadt enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1992 following graduation from Fort Pierce Central High School in Fort Pierce, Florida.  In December 1992, he attended recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, SC.  Upon completion of recruit training and Marine...

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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton