8th Marine Corps District


8th Marine Corps District

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

1513 Desert Storm Road, Fort Worth, TX 76127
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Unit Leaders

Colonel Keven W. Matthews
Commanding Officer, 8th Marine Corps District

Sergeant Major Krishtian E. Nielson
Sergeant Major, 8th Marine Corps District
Becoming a Marine March 28, 2019
Views from the Top March 8, 2019
8th District recognizes top performers of FY18 November 29, 2018

Becoming a Marine

FOX 34 NEWS | March 28,  2019

Educators from Recruiting Station Albuquerque and Recruiting Station Denver attend a four-day workshop program designed to better inform high school and college educators about the benefits and opportunities available during service in the Marine Corps.


Brighton High School student follows his family line

Belen Ward | Brighton Standard Blade | January 3,  2019

Riley Keith McDonald, of Brighton, will follow the foot prints of four generations of Marines from his family. After highschool graduation in May, he will start his boot camp at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps base in San Diego.


Future Marine Officer Receives Top Honor

Texas A&M Corps of Cadets | October 3, 2018

Former Texas A&M Corps of Cadets member Jacob Brookins ‘18 will be recognized during the Texas A&M and University of Kentucky game Saturday for being the highest-ranked graduate of his 363-member class at the Marine Corps Officer Candidate School at Quantico, VA, this past summer.



8th Marine Corps District will continue to uphold our Marine Corps standards and traditions while achieving our assigned officer, enlisted, and prior service recruiting mission by component and category in order to provide the Marine Corps with the best possible Marines to lead our Corps and to win our Nation's battles.

Sexual Assault Response Program

Marines and Civilians - If you are a victim of sexual assault or if you are seeking assistance call the 24/7 Sexual Assault Support line at (619) 846-6040. Advocates are on call 24 hours a day. You may also call the DoD Safe Helpline at (877) 995-5247. You are not alone.

Maj Raul P. Garza
8th Marine Corps District
Sexual Assault Response Coordinator
Office: (817) 782-6749
Cell: (214) 697-5561