McChord Air Force Base (IATA: TCM, ICAO: KTCM) is a United States Air Force base in Pierce County, Washington, United States. It is located adjacent to Lakewood, about one mile south of Tacoma, and 40 miles south of Seattle. It was named in honor of Colonel William Caldwell McChord, former Chief of the Training and Operations Division in HQ Army Air Corps. Much of the base is a census-designated place (CDP), which had a population of 4,096 ,  at the 2000 census. Its primary mission is military airlift, and is assigned to Air Mobility Command.

The McChord Field Historic District was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places on December 12, 2008.

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