U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Nicholas Guevara. Released for public use.
MOS OCC Field 08: Field Artillery OfficerFor additional information, see the official Department of the Navy Headquarters Marine Corps MOS Manual:
Click here, 851 page PDF opens in a new window. Your Place to Connect & Share® with other family members with a Marine Officer in these MOS Schools is our Official MarineParents.com OCS Facebook Group.
|FIELD ARTILLERY OFFICER: OCCUPATIONAL FIELD 08|
|Specialty||School Location||FB Page||FB Page2|
|0802 Field Artillery Officer
Field Artillery Officers lead Marines in tactics, gunnery, gun-line drills, communications, maintenance, transportation and logistics. They provide close-fire support for infantry, armored reconnaissance and tank units. Their first assignment is to a firing battery within an artillery battalion, while future roles include fire support officer, fire direction officer, platoon leader and battery executive officer.
#OccField08 includes the following MOS:
0802 Field Artillery Officer , MOS School: N/A