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Headquarters Battalion

Training and Education Command

"Largest Battalion in the Marine Corps"

Our Mission

To train, administer, and sustain our Marines in order to ensure their individual readiness and enable our supported organizations to concentrate on their respective missions.

HQ Battalion Photos
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U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gabriel E. Macias, Battalion Sergeant Major, Headquarters Battalion, retires at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gabriel E. Macias, Battalion Sergeant Major, Headquarters Battalion, retires at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gabriel E. Macias, Battalion Sergeant Major, Headquarters Battalion, retires at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marine Corps Colonel Edward J. Danielson, Battalion Commanding Officer, Headquarters Battalion, gives his remarks at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gabriel E. Macias, Battalion Sergeant Major, Headquarters Battalion, gives his remarks at the National Museum of the Marine Corps, Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Major Gabriel E. Macias, Battalion Sergeant Major, Headquarters Battalion, receives "Old Glory" from First Sergeant James E. Gorczynski, Company First Srgeant, Headquarters Company, at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Va., Nov. 25, 2020. Sergeant Maj. Macias retired after 25 honorable and faithful years to the U.S. Marine Corps. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Webster Rison)
U.S. Marines with Headquarters Battalion, Training and Education Command (TECOM), finish mile 245 during a cake cutting ceremony for the 245th Marine Corps Birthday at Yale Hall, Quantico, Va., Nov. 10, 2020. The TECOM Marines ran in teams for a combined 245 miles in three days to celebrate the 245th Marine Corps birthday. Each mile represented a year of dedication and sacrifice by Marines and the Corps’ tradition of honor, courage, and commitment. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin)
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A U.S. Marine reads Gen. John A. Lejeune's birthday message during Training and Education Command's cake cutting ceremony for the 245th Marine Corps Birthday at Yale Hall, Quantico, Va., Nov. 10, 2020. The Marine Corps birthday is celebrated every year to commemorate the birth of our Corps and honor the service and sacrifices of all Marines, past and present. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin)
U.S. Marines, from Training and Education Command, attend a cake cutting ceremony for the 245th Marine Corps Birthday at Yale Hall, Quantico, Va., Nov. 10, 2020. The Marine Corps birthday is celebrated every year to commemorate the birth of our Corps and honor the service and sacrifices of all Marines, past and present. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin)
A U.S. Marine cuts a cake with the Mameluke sword during the Training and Education Command cake cutting ceremony for the 245th Marine Corps Birthday at Yale Hall, Quantico, Va., Nov. 10, 2020. The Marine Corps birthday is celebrated every year to commemorate the birth of our Corps and honor the service and sacrifices of all Marines, past and present. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin)
U.S. Marine Corps Col. James C. McArthur (left), the oldest Marine in attendance, hands U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Mishel Trejomorales (right), the youngest Marine in attendance, a piece of cake during the Training and Education Command cake cutting ceremony for the 245th Marine Corps Birthday at Yale Hall, Quantico, Va., Nov. 10, 2020. The Marine Corps birthday is celebrated every year to commemorate the birth of our Corps and honor the service and sacrifices of all Marines, past and present. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Kaleb Martin)
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