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Headquarters Marine Corps
Headquarters Marine Corps
(HQMC) is a headquarters staff within the Department of the Navy which includes the offices of the Commandant of the Marine Corps, the Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps
Commandant of the Marine Corps
and various staff functions. The function, composition, and general duties of HQMC are defined in Title 10 of the United States Code, Subtitle C, Part I, Chapter 506 (Headquarters, Marine Corps).[1] HQMC "consists of the Commandant of the Marine Corps
Commandant of the Marine Corps
and those staff agencies that advise and assist him in discharging his responsibilities prescribed by law and higher authority. The Commandant is directly responsible to the Secretary of the Navy for the total performance of the Marine Corps. This includes the administration, discipline, internal organization, training, requirements, efficiency, and readiness of the service. The Commandant also is responsible for the operation of the Marine Corps material support system."[2] HQMC is currently spread throughout the Washington, D.C., Virginia, and Maryland
Maryland
area, to include the Pentagon, Henderson Hall, Marine Barracks, Washington, D.C., Marine Corps Base Quantico, and the Washington Navy Yard.

Contents

1 Agencies 2 See also 3 Notes 4 References

Agencies[edit]

Aviation Chaplain of the Marine Corps Command, Control, Communications, and Computers Counsel for the Commandant Director, Marine Corps Staff Headquarters Battalion Health Services History Division Inspector General Deputy Commandant, Installations and Logistics (includes the Marine Corps Installations Command (MCICOM)) [3] Intelligence Department Logistics Modernization Marine Corps Recruiting Command Marine Corps Systems Command Manpower and Reserve Affairs Marine Corps Combat Development Command Marine Corps Community Services Marine Corps Uniform Board Marine Corps Logistics Command Navy and Marine Corps Appellate Leave Activity Office of Legislative Affairs Plans, Policies and Operations Programs and Resources Public Affairs Safety Division Sexual Assault Prevention & Response Office (SAPRO) Staff Judge Advocate to the Commandant

See also[edit]

United States Marine Corps
United States Marine Corps
portal

Organization of the United States Marine Corps Office of the Chief of Naval Operations

Notes[edit]

^ "Laws: Cases and Codes : U.S. Code : TITLE 10. ARMED FORCES". Find Law. Retrieved 2007-02-25.  ^ "Appendix A: How the Marines Are Organized". Marine Corps Concepts and Programs 2006. United States Marine Corps. p. 252. Retrieved 2007-05-06.  ^ "U.S. Marine Corps: Concepts & Programs 2013: America's Expeditionary Force in Readiness" (pdf). United States Marine Corps. 2013. 

References[edit]  This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Marine Corps.

"Headquarters Marine Corps". United States Marine Corps. Archived from the original on 2006-04-28. 

Condit, Kenneth W.; Johnstone, Maj John H.; Nargele, Ella W. (1970). "A Brief History of Headquarters Marine Corps
Headquarters Marine Corps
Staff Reorganization" (pdf). Historical Division. United States Marine Corps. Archived from the original on 2011-02-15. Retrieved 22 December 2010.  Allan Reed Millett and Jack Shulimson, eds. (2004). Commandants of the Marine Corps. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. pp. 1–16. ISBN 978-0-87021-012-9. CS1 maint: Uses editors parameter (link)

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United States Marine Corps

Leadership

Secretary of the Navy Under Secretary of the Navy Commandant of the Marine Corps Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Marine Corps generals United States Congress

House Subcommittee on Seapower and Expeditionary Forces Senate Subcommittee on Seapower

Major commands

Organization of the Marine Corps Headquarters Marine Corps Marine Forces Command

II Marine Expeditionary Force

Marine Forces Pacific

I Marine Expeditionary Force III Marine Expeditionary Force

Marine Forces Reserve Fleet Marine Force

Atlantic Pacific

Marine Corps Combat Development Command

Small Wars Center and Irregular Warfare Integration Division (SWC/IWID) Operations Analysis Directorate (OAD) Training
Training
& Education Command (TECOM) United States Marine Corps
United States Marine Corps
Warfighting Laboratory

Structure

Marine Air-Ground Task Force Bases Battalions Regiments Brigades Divisions MEF/Corps Marine aviation Marine expeditionary unit Special
Special
Operations

Marine Raiders Marine Raider Regiment

Recon

Force Division

Personnel and training

Personnel

Personnel Rank insignia MOS Notable Marines Historical Marines Marine Astronauts Criminal Investigation Division Judge Advocate Division Chaplain of the Marine Corps Associated organizations

Training

Training Recruit Training School of Infantry Officer Candidates School The Basic School Martial Arts Program

Uniforms and equipment

Uniforms Awards Badges Weapons Vehicles and aircraft Individual equipment

History and traditions

History Culture Acronyms and terms Birthday Ball Eagle, Globe, and Anchor Flag Marine Band Drum and Bugle Corps Marine One Silent Drill Platoon White House Sentries Service Numbers Marine Corps War Memorial Marines' Hymn National Museum Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima Rifleman's Creed Semper Fidelis History of Hispanics in the USMC History of women in the USMC

Women's Reserve

Honorary Marine Toys for Tots

Portal Category

Major Commands of the United States Marine Corps

Headquarters Marine Corps

Operating Forces

Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic

Marine Corps Forces Command

II Marine Expeditionary Force

2nd Marine Division 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing 2nd Marine Logistics Group 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit

Marine Corps Forces, Europe Marine Corps Forces, South Marine Corps Forces, Strategic

Fleet Marine Force, Pacific

Marine Corps Forces, Pacific

I Marine Expeditionary Force

1st Marine Division 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing 1st Marine Logistics Group 1st Marine Expeditionary Brigade 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit

III Marine Expeditionary Force

3rd Marine Division 1st Marine Aircraft Wing 3rd Marine Logistics Group 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit

Marine Forces Central Command

Other Operating Forces

Marine Forces Reserve

4th Marine Division 4th Marine Aircraft Wing 4th Marine Logistics Group 3rd Civil Affairs Group 4th Civil Affairs Group

others

Marine Corps Security Forces Marine Security Guard MARSOC

Support Establishment

Support Establishment

Combat Development Command Recruit Depots Logistics Command Recruiting Command Marine Band

Marine Corps Installations Command

Marine Corps Installations East Marine Corps Installations West Marine Corps Installations Pacific

Leadership of the United States Marine Corps

Commandants

Nicholas Burrows Wharton Gale Henderson Harris Zeilin McCawley Heywood Elliott Biddle Barnett Lejeune Neville Fuller Russell Holcomb Vandegrift Cates Shepherd Pate Shoup Greene Chapman Cushman Wilson Barrow Kelley Gray Mundy Krulak Jones Hagee Conway Amos Dunford Neller

Assistant Commandants

Cole Lejeune Long Neville Feland Williams Fuller Myers Russell McDougal Little H. Smith Vandegrift Barrett Keyser Schmidt Rockey Peck Turnage Shepherd O. Smith Silverthorn Thomas Pate Megee McCaul Munn Hayes Mangrum Chapman Walt McCutcheon R. Davis Anderson Jaskilka Barrow McLennan Kelley J. Davis Morgan Went J. R. Dailey Boomer Hearney Neal Dake Williams Nyland Magnus Amos Dunford Paxton Walters

Sergeants Major

Bestwick Rauber McHugh Sweet J. W. Daily Puckett Black Massaro Crawford Cleary Sommers Overstreet Lee McMichael Estrada Kent Barrett Green

Secretary of the Navy (navbox) Four-star generals Headquarters Marine Corps Category

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United States Department of Defense

Headquarters: The Pentagon

James Mattis, Secretary of Defense Patrick M. Shanahan, Deputy Secretary of Defense

Office of the Secretary of Defense (including Defense Agencies and DoD Field Activities)

Deputy Secretary of Defense

Deputy's Advisory Working Group Office of Net Assessment Special
Special
Access Program Oversight Committee

Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics

Director, Defense Research and Engineering Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Missile Defense Agency Defense Contract Management Agency Defense Logistics Agency Defense Technical Information Center Defense Threat Reduction Agency Office of Economic Adjustment Defense Acquisition University Defense Acquisition Board

Under Secretary of Defense for Policy

Defense Security Cooperation Agency Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Defense Policy Board Advisory Committee

Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)

Defense Contract Audit Agency Defense Finance and Accounting Service

Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness

Defense Commissary Agency Department of Defense Education Activity DoD Human Resources Activity Military Health System Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute

Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence

Defense Intelligence Agency Defense Security Service Defense Information Systems Agency National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency National Reconnaissance Office National Security Agency
National Security Agency
(Director)

Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs

Defense Media Activity
Defense Media Activity
(American Forces Press Service, American Forces Radio and Television Service, Stars and Stripes, The Pentagon
The Pentagon
Channel)

General Counsel of the Department of Defense

Defense Legal Services Agency

Director of Administration and Management

Pentagon Force Protection Agency Washington Headquarters Services

Military Departments

Department of the Army

Secretary of the Army The Secretariat: Under Secretary of the Army Assistant Secretary for Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology Assistant Secretary for Civil Works Assistant Secretary (Financial Management and Comptroller) Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment Assistant Secretary of the Army for Manpower and Reserve Affairs General Counsel of the Army The Administrative Assistant The Army Staff: Chief of Staff of the Army Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Sergeant Major of the Army Deputy Chief of Staff G-8 Chief of Chaplains Judge Advocate General Provost Marshal General Surgeon General U.S. Army
U.S. Army
field organizations: see Structure of the United States Army

Department of the Navy

Secretary of the Navy The Secretariat: Under Secretary of the Navy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Financial Management and Comptroller) Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Installations and Environment) Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Manpower and Reserve Affairs) Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisitions) General Counsel of the Navy Judge Advocate General Naval Criminal Investigative Service Naval Inspector General Headquarters Marine Corps: Commandant of the Marine Corps Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps Sergeant Major of the Marine Corps Chaplain U.S. Marine Corps
U.S. Marine Corps
field organizations: see Organization of the United States Marine Corps Office of the Chief of Naval Operations: Chief of Naval Operations Vice Chief of Naval Operations Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Director of Naval Reactors Chief of Chaplains Chief of Naval Personnel Surgeon General United States Navy
United States Navy
field organizations: see Structure of the United States Navy

Department of the Air Force

Secretary of the Air Force The Secretariat: Under Secretary of the Air Force Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition) Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Financial Management & Comptroller) Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Installations, Environment & Logistics) Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Manpower & Reserve Affairs) General Counsel of the Air Force Air Force Office of Special
Special
Investigations The Air Staff: Chief of Staff of the Air Force Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force Chief of Chaplains Chief of Safety Chief Scientist Judge Advocate General Surgeon General U.S. Air Force
U.S. Air Force
field organizations: Major Commands Direct Reporting Units Field Operating Agencies

Joint Chiefs of Staff

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Joint Requirements Oversight Council Director of the Joint Staff Joint Staff National Military Command Center Alternate National Military Command Center National Defense University

Combatant Commands

Africa Command Central Command European Command Northern Command Pacific Command Southern Command Special
Special
Operations Command Strategic Command (Cyber Command) Transportation Command

National Guard Bureau

Chief of the National Guard Bureau Air National Guard Army National Guard

Office of the Inspector General

Defense Criminal Investigative Service

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