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Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38

Mission Statement Under 3rd MAW

Support the MAGTF commander by providing assault support transport of combat troops, supplies, and equipment, day or night, under all weather conditions during expeditionary, joint, or combined operations. 

MWCS-38 Leaders

Lieutenant Colonel Angela M. Nelson
Commanding Officer, Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38

LtCol Nelson graduated from The University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations and was commissioned a second lieutenant in August 2004 via the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps program.  After completing The Basic School and Basic Communications Officer, she was transferred to 3d Force Service Support

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Major Michael A. Walsh
Executive Officer, Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38

Major Walsh grew up in Plantation, Florida, and graduated from Florida State University in 2007.  Following graduation, he attended Officer Candidates School and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the Marine Corps.   He subsequently attended The Basic School; served temporarily at the Marine Corps Network Operations and Security Center; and

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Sergeant Major Richard T. Bryan
Sergeant Major, Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38

SgtMaj Bryan enlisted in the Marine Corps in June 2002 and reported to MCRD, Parris Island for recruit training. PFC Bryan graduated recruit training in September and reported to Marine Combat Training at Camp Geiger, North Carolina and Assault Amphibian Vehicle Crewman Course in Camp Pendleton, California for MOS school. In January 2003, PFC Bryan

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Unit News
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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...

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