4th Marine Corps District
Marine Corps Recruiting Command
Columbus, Ohio


Poolees get a taste

U.S. Marine Corps Sgt. Moses Enrich, right, a Worcester, Massachusetts native and drill instructor, instructs poolees during Recruiting Station...


Ohio against the world

Recruiting Station (RS) Ohio poolees give their all to a tug of war challenge during RS Ohio's annual pool function at Rickenbacker Air National...


The world is a classroom

U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Kayla Reyes, a Long Island, New York native and drill instructor, observes educators practicing Marine Corps Martial...


Band visits Tennessee

U.S. Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Devon King, a Rochester, New York native and piper with the Parris Island Marine Band, Headquarters and Service...


Opportunity of a lifetime

Sarah Lohr, a school counselor with Orange County High School, sprints toward the rope at the obstacle course during the Educator’s Workshop at...


Nashville assists community

U.S. Marines with Recruiting Station Nashville hand out American Red Cross flyers to the local community to inform them of financial relief services...

4th Marine Corps District Leaders

Commanding Officer
4th Marine Corps District

Col. Richard H. Robinson III currently serves as the Commanding Officer, 4th Marine Corps District.

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Sergeant Major
4th Marine Corps District

Sgt. Maj. Anthony L. Lappe currently serves as the Sergeant Major, 4th Marine Corps District.

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First activated as the 4th Reserve District in Philadelphia in September of 1937, the District was re-designated as the 4th Marine Corps Reserve District.  The District retained that title until January 1964 when it became the 4th Marine Corps Recruiting District.  The District Headquarters moved to New Cumberland, PA in July of 1995.  In 2023, the District Headquarters moved to its current location in Columbus, Ohio.  The District covers 10 states and Washington D.C., has 600 recruiters and is responsible for recruiting 6,000 new Marines each year.

4th Marine Corps District HQ

Defense Supply Center Columbus (DSCC)

10 Jackson Avenue, BLDG 10

Whitehall, OH 43213

Marketing and Communication Office
(717) 836-0805

Equal Opportunities Representative 

Gunnery Sgt. Cassie Lauderdale


(614) 619-5869

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Victim Witness Assistance Coordinator (VWAC)

Capt. Delando Bradford

(717) 836-0758


4th Marine Corps District Voting Officer

(717) 836-0758

4th Marine Corps District