Excerpts from the Statement of the Major General Commandant, U. S. Marine Corps, Before the Committee on Naval Affairs of the House of Representatives on the Estimates for the Marine Corps on January 23, 1918
GENERAL BARNETT: The Marine Corps at present has 1,230 officers and 36,334 enlisted men. These numbers include 9 national naval volunteer officers and 29 Marine Corps Reserve officers, 824 national naval volunteer enlisted men and 2,260 Marine Corps Reserve enlisted men.
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