Marine Air Control Group 38

Mission Statement

The mission of Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38 is to provide expeditionary communications for the Aviation Combat Element (ACE) of a Marine Air Ground Task Force (MAGTF) in order to enable the Marine Air Command and Control System (MACCS) of the ACE.

MACG-38 Leaders

Colonel Kevin R. Korpinen
Commanding Officer, Marine Air Control Group 38

Colonel Kevin Korpinen enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in August 1986. After completing Boot Camp and Infantry Training School, he reported to 2nd Reconnaissance Battalion. He completed his initial enlistment and separated from active duty service in August 1992 as a Sergeant.In June 1996, Colonel Korpinen graduated from the Metropolitan State

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Sergeant Major Allen B. Goodyear
Sergeant Major, Marine Air Control Group 38

Sergeant Major Goodyear completed recruit training at MCRD San Diego, CA in August 1996 and was assigned to Camp Pendleton, CA for Infantry Training School as a Mortarman 0341.In November 1996, Private First Class (PFC) Goodyear received orders to Marine Barracks, Guantanamo Bay Cuba. PFC Goodyear was attached to Rifle Security Company Windward,

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