Marine Detachment Mission

The mission of Marine Corps Detachment, Keesler AFB is to provide, as a supporting detachment, combat ready, entry level and career level Marines that are highly trained within their Military Occupational Specialty to the Marine Air-Ground Force, Supporting Establishments and Joint Operational Units. The Marines have four separate school houses here: Spectrum Manager, Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment, General Purpose Electric Test Equipment Calibration and Maintenance and finally, Meteorological Oceanographic Analyst Forecast.

Marine Det. Resources

Voting Officer                                           Equal Opportunity                                    Webmaster
COMM: 228-377-3198/3060                      COMM: 228-377-0304                               COMM: 228-377-1482
DSN: 597-3198/3060                                 DSN: 597-1698                                          DSN: 597-1482

Family Readiness Officer                        Uniform Victim Advocate 
COMM: 288-377-1698                               COMM: 228-365-3724
DSN: 597-1698

Driving Directions

From US Hwy 90:
Turn North onto White Ave - 0.2 mi
White Ave becomes Larcher Blvd as you enter
the Base Gate - 0.2 mi
Turn left onto "L" St - 0.2 mi
Turn left onto "Z" St - 0.1 mi
Turn right onto "M" St - 0.1 mi
"M" St becomes Ploesti Dr - 1.0 mi
Turn right onto Eagle St - 0.1 mi
Turn right onto Falcon St - 0.2 mi
Park in the first parking lot on the
right-in front of the Triangle Gym
The MARDET HQ is located in Bldg 7330, Alho Manor

Contact Information

Command Address:
200 Eagle St.
Keesler AFB, MS. 39534
DSN 597-0966

Marine Duty Officer: 228-239-8573 - 4:30 p.m. - 8 a.m.
Admin Chief: 228-377-9066 - 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
First Sergeant: 228-377-7386
Commanding Officer: 228-377-7385

Marine Det. Leadership

Maj. James D. Leibee

Commanding Officer


1st Lt. Cody L. Solari

Executive Officer

First Sgt. Thomas Bishop

First Sergeant