8th Marine Corps District


8th Marine Corps District

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

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

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

Sergeant Major Krishtian E. Nielson
Sergeant Major, 8th Marine Corps District
8th District recognizes top performers of FY18 November 29, 2018
Marines on the Move October 26, 2018
A New Chapter October 23, 2018

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.


West Texas high school grad "rocks" the Marine Corps

Brenda Matute | KIDY 10 | August 14, 2018

"I started playing music when I was in the 4th grade, my dad was in the Air Force, so we moved around a lot, so I was in a lot of different programs"

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.

Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base Victim Advocate 

Call: (817) 204-3081
If in a life threatening situation, please call 911 immediately.