3rd MAW (FWD) OFFICIAL MAILING ADDRESS
MWHS 3 DET A
FPO AP 96427-1007
3rd MAW (FWD) PERSONAL MAILING ADDRESS
RANK, LAST NAME, FIRST, MI
MWHS 3 DET A (SECTION)
FPO AP 96427-1007
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Locating a Marine/Sailor Via the Marine Corps Locator
The Marine Corps Locator is your best choice for trying to locate a specific Marine. Please call (703) 784-3941 / 3942 / 3943 and an operator will assist you Monday through Friday, 8am through 4pm (EST). The locator is hosted on the main Marine Corps webpage at
Locating a Marine/Sailor via the Military Personnel Locator
The Military Personnel Locator is available on Camp Pendleton and can be accessed by calling (760)725-5171 where you will be asked to provide SSN, Last Name, First Name, Middle Initial, and Rank of the military person you need to locate. If the operator at this number is not avaialble, the numbers above at the Marine Corps Locator can assist.
Accessing Military Records
You can request records related information from the Military Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, MO. You can find the contact information and request procedures on their website at
Becoming a Marine
You can call our toll free number and get in touch with your local recruiter. Call 1-800-MARINES and they will help you to become one of the Few, the Proud, the Marines.
Contacting Any Place on MCAS Miramar
Call (858) 577-1011
Contacting Any Place on Camp Pendleton
Call (760) 725-4111