Welcome to Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall


The first contact military, civilian personnel and families make at a new duty station sets the tone for the tour that follows. Joint Base Myer - Henderson Hall (JBM-HH) personnel recognize this and seek to smooth the transition in numerous ways. Here, under "In-processing," is a set of services you made need right away. An all-inclusive list of services available follows this section.

Soldier In-Processing

JBM-HH Army Personnel and Finance In-Processing is held daily from 8 - 11:15 a.m. in Bldg. 230, Rm. 117, on the Fort Myer portion of JBM-HH.

The installation level in-processing program also known as "Start Right" - is held every Thursday from 11:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. in Bldg. 230, Rm. 117.

On Thursdays, JBM-HH community programs are presented to Soldeirs and Family Members. To save time and frustration, personnel new to the JBM-HH community and Pentagon agencies - including military personnel and family members - should attend this program that brings together in-processing services, legal assistance, child and youth services and TRICARE.

Attendance at "Start Right" is not mandatory for general officers, colonels in command and equivelent command sergeants major per local command policy. Colonels not in command and below are required to attend "Start Right". Newly assigned Soldiers should attend "Start Right" on the first Thursday after their arrival.

Soldiers are required to turn in military personnel, medical and dental records, Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders, Duty Memorandum and DA Form 31 (Leave Form signed by their incoming agency). It is critically important to make sure the date signed by their incoming agency). It is critically important to make sure the date signed out from losing organization and date signed in to new organization is 100 percent accurate on DA Form 31. Soldiers experience delays in receiving military pay when documents are not properly authenticated and contain incorrect information.

The proper uniform is BDU, ACU or Class B uniform during in-processing. For more information, call 703-696-0343.

Marine In-Processing

New-joint personnel should report to Henderosn Hall Consolidated Administrative Center, Bldg. 29 (703-614-7171), during work hours or to the Duty Officer at the Duty Hut in Bldg. 29 (703-614-2014), after work hours. A "Welcome Aboard" Orientation is mandatory for personnel O-3 and below. Family members are welcome and civilian attire is recommended. The orientation is from 8 - 11 a.m.; there is a free walking tour of the Henderson Hall portion of the joint base following the brief and a bus tour of the local area tour at 12:30 p.m. Call Marine & Family Programs at 703-614-7200 or check out www.mccsHH.com.