Marine Corps Provides Update on Gen. Smith
1 Nov 2023

Commandant of the Marine Corps Gen. Eric M. Smith was admitted to a local Washington, D.C. hospital on Oct. 29, 2023, after suffering a medical condition near the Home of the Commandants at Marine Barracks Washington.

He is currently listed in stable condition and is recovering in a leading hospital in our Nation’s capital. His family has requested privacy at this time, as Gen. Smith continues his recovery.

Updates to his condition will be provided as appropriate. Visitors have been limited to his family at their request.