5th Battalion, Western Sector, USMEPCOM 

The 5th Battalion commander also serves as the commander of the Seattle Military Entrance Processing Station and is responsible for the command and control of the Anchorage, Honolulu, Portland, Seattle and Spokane Military Entrance Processing Stations.

USMEPCOM established battalions on April 15, 2011, to bring the command in line with established military standards for command span of control, to facilitate stronger mentoring for MEPS commanders and senior enlisted advisors, and to improve coordination and cooperation between USMEPCOM and the Interservice Recruiting Committees.

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Commander Thomas Reichhart, USN


First Sergeant Jacqueline Olvera, USA


4735 East Marginal Way South
Ste 161, Box 16
Seattle, WA 98134-2388

Phone: (206) 701-5105
Fax: (206) 701-5186