|Affiliation(s)||Stormwind, Stormwind Army|
|Location||Northshire Valley, Elwynn Forest|
Marshal Douglas McBride is a level 20 human quest giver located in Northshire Valley in Elwynn Forest. He is a marshal of the Stormwind Army assigned to Northshire Valley. He acts as the commander of Northshire Abbey's garrison and is in charge of the defense of the valley. In particular, he was concerned about the kobolds that have infested the woods in Northshire Valley and moved into Echo Ridge Mine. He began sending recruits to get rid of the vermin.
Since the Cataclysm, however, he has had to deal with a fully-fledged invasion by Blackrock clan orcs that have gained entry into the once secluded Northshire Valley through a passage in the mountains opened by the Shattering. Again, he uses talented and ambitious Alliance recruits to deal with this new threat, to great success.
He starts the following quests:
Hey, citizen! You look like a stout one. We guards are spread a little thin out here, and I could use your help...
- Marshal McBride is one of the oldest NPCs in World of Warcraft which is still in the game. He had his first appearance in alpha.