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Staff and Contacts

Washington Wing Leadership


Col Brett Dolnick

Vice Commander

Lt Col Ralph Black


Chief of Staff

Lt Col Russell Garlow, CAP

Lt Col Russell Garlow


Washington Wing Headquarters

Washington Wing HQ is located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, south of Tacoma, WA.

E-mail: wa@wawg.cap.gov

Telephone: 253-982-7774

Fax: 253-982-7779


307 Pitsenbarger Boulevard

Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA   98438-1201




Accessing JBLM

For the most up-to-date information, see the JBLM webpage on gate access. Use the McChord Field Main Gate.

  • A CAP ID card and driver license for the driver may be sufficient to gain access to the base, but security protocols occasionally change.
  • Visitors without a CAP ID or DOD-issued ID card must stop at the McChord Field Visitor Control Center to obtain a visitor pass. You must have a valid reason for entering the base and a REAL ID Act compliant government-issued photo ID, such as a Washington State Enhanced Driver License or US passport.
  • Drivers must present vehicle registration and proof of insurance.
  • Minors must be accompanied by an authorized adult.

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