Marine Corps Detachment (MARCORDET) at U.S. Army Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri has evolved considerably over the past 33 years, beginning with an exclusive focus on engineer training in 1974 and rapidly expanding since 1995 to include Marine Corps training for engineer equipment operators, motor transport operators, military police and Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear Defense (CBRND) specialists.
The MARCORDET now operates as one of the largest military occupational specialty schools in the Marine Corps, with one of every seven new Marines joining the Corps passing through this command. With a permanent core of 300 Marines and an annual student load of nearly 7,000 ... MARCORDET, Fort Leonard Wood ... serves proudly as the Corps’ largest standing detachment.
U.S. Marine Corps video by Sgt. Tanner Casares - December 2017 Edit by USA Patriotism!