3D LAAD BN Leaders

Lieutenant Colonel Jason C. Yurisic
Commanding Officer, 3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion

LtCol Yurisic is a native of Pennsylvania.  He enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1999 and served as a Security Forces Marine at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia.  He is a 2004 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University and received his commission via the NROTC program.After completion of The Basic School and Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD)

Read Biography

Major Robert M. Barclay
Executive Officer, 3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion

Major Barclay is a native of Englewood, Florida, and completed his undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida in 2007. He attended Officer Candidates School and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Marine Corps shortly thereafter.In 2007, Major Barclay attended The Basic School and graduated in 2008, where he was

Read Biography

Sergeant Major Robert W. Ashby Jr.
Sergeant Major, 3d Low Altitude Air Defense Battalion

Robert W. Ashby Jr. was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and raised in Lone Jack, Missouri. He enlisted in June 2000 and underwent training at Golf Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion, Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, California. Private Ashby was meritoriously promoted to Private First Class at the completion of recruit training. In

Read Biography

3rd MAW News
First USMC F-35C squadron deploys  Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 314 of 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) has marked a key...
‘Jack of all trades’: Aces stack the deck in Afghanistan  Earlier this year, the Marine Wing Support Squadron (MWSS) 373 “Aces” returned from a six-month...
Yuma F-35B pilots go off-roading  (April 12, 2021) Third Marine Aircraft Wing’s Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 122 (VMFA-122)...
3rd Marine Aircraft Wing’s “Death Rattlers” return from historic deployment  The Death Rattlers of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 323 return from a 10-month deployment,...
3rd MAW grows as an integrated all-domain naval power  Marines with 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) prepare for the commencement of phase two of Winter...
3rd MAW prepares for future target engagement  Silent and deadly on the ground, the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (MAW) intelligence section operates...

Please Note:

Outlook access is intermittent.

Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 + Press 1

3rd Marine Aircraft Wing