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The Basic School

 

The Basic School

Training Command

Quantico, Virginia

Train and educate newly commissioned or appointed officers in the high standards of professional knowledge, esprit-de-corps, and leadership to prepare them for duty as company grade officers in the operating forces, with particular emphasis on the duties, responsibilities, and warfighting skills required of a rifle platoon commander.


Colonel Mark H. Clingan
Commanding Officer
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Lieutenant Colonel Kelvin W. Gallman
Executive Officer
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Sergeant Major Daniel Krause
Sergeant Major
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Mailing Address
The Basic School (TBS)
24164 Belleau Avenue
Quantico VA 22134
Note: When sending mail to students, please specify Company and Platoon.

Officer Of the Day (OOD)
(703) 784-5207

MCB Quantico 24/7 Sexual Assault Helpline
(703) 432-9999

TBS SharePoint             Uniform Victim Advocate
eMARINE                       TBS Chaplain

 

 

 

 ESPRIT

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LEADERSHIP

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KNOWLEDGE

A MARINE OFFICER IS:  

A MAN OR WOMAN OF EXEMPLARY CHARACTER
 
DEVOTED TO LEADING MARINES 24/7

ABLE TO DECIDE, COMMUNICATE, AND ACT IN THE FOG OF WAR

A WARFIGHTER WHO EMBRACES THE CORPS' WARRIOR ETHOS

MENTALLY STRONG AND PHYSICALLY TOUGH