Patient Resources

Wounded Warrior Battalion East Detachment



The Wounded Warrior Battalion East Detachment Portsmouth provides leadership and ensures compliance with laws and Department of Defense (DoD) regulations related to the support, recovery, and non-medical care of combat and non-combat wounded, ill, and injured (WII) Marines, Sailors attached to Marine units, and their family members in order to maximize their recovery as they return to duty or transition to civilian life.


If you have or know a Marine who is on limited duty, has recently fallen ill or incurred a wound or injury, or is being referred in the Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES), the Wounded Warrior Regiment has the expertise to assist you in determining how best to support your Marine. The Leaders’ Guide provides information on when to consider referral to WWR, major programs of the WWR, transition resources and other helpful resources. Please use the link listed below to reach the Leaders Guide:


To email the Marine Liaison/ Wounded Warrior staff please use the email address listed below:

For more information on the USMC Wounded Warrior program, please use the link listed below:



Sergeant Merlin German Wounded Warrior Call Center

The Sergeant Merlin German Wounded Warrior Call Center (WWCC) is available 24/7 to make and receive calls and render assistance to recovering service members, Marine veterans, and their families.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

Military One Source

Military OneSource — Your 24/7 connection to information, answers and support. Your one source for your best mil-life.

DoD Sexual Assault Hotline

Sexual Assault Support for the Department of Defense Community

Veteran Crisis Line

The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text.
1-800-273-8255 Press 1

VA Caregiver Support Line

Assistance is just a quick phone call away – while you're supporting a Veteran, we're here to support you.

Contact Information

Officer In Charge 757-953-5340

Deputy 757-953-9944

Staff Non-Commissioned Officer In Charge 757-953-6363

Administration Officer 757-953-9944

Recovery Care Coordinator 757-953-9229


Wounded Warrior Battalion - East Detachment - Portsmouth

620 John Paul Jones Circle

Portsmouth, VA 23708

Bldg 3 - 7th Floor



Wounded Warrior Links

*Updated 7 April 2023
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