Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion
Today, the Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion is one of nine battalions within the United States Army Recruiting Command’s 5th Brigade. The battalion manages recruiting operations in 170 counties covering approximately 137,082 square miles throughout Oklahoma, Arkansas and portions of Texas. Within this region, battalion recruiters contact the best and brightest young people from the area’s 780 high schools, 56 colleges and universities, 53 junior colleges, and 57 vocational-technical centers.
The Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion consists of approximately 335 officers, non-commissioned officers and civilian personnel, seven recruiting companies, 45 recruiting stations, two military entrance processing stations, and 21 extended recruiting stations. The battalion is commanded by Lieutenant Colonel Wesley F. MacMullen and the senior enlisted advisor is Command Sergeant Major James D. Watson.
The Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion continues the fine traditions of the United States Army Recruiting Command, striving to “PROVIDE THE STRENGTH.” As a part of the Total Army Team, the Oklahoma City Recruiting Battalion takes pride in its mission of encouraging our region’s morally, mentally, physically, and administratively qualified young men and women to enlist in the Army and serve our great nation.
ARMY STRONG ——ROUGH RIDERS!!!!!!!