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MWSS-371 History

History

LINEAGE OF MARINE WING SUPPORT SQUADRON 371
1986 -2017

ACTIVATED 2 JUNE 1986 AT EL TORO, SANTA ANA, CALIFORNIA AS MARINE WING SUPPORT SQUADRON 371, MARINE WING SUPPORT GROUP 37, 3D MARINE AIRCRAFT WING, FLEET MARINE FORCE PACIFIC

RELOCATED DURING APRIL 1988 TO YUMA, ARIZONA

PARTICIPATED IN SUPPORT OF OPERATIONS DESERT SHIELD AND DESERT STORM, SOUTWEST ASIA, AUGUST 1990 - APRIL 1991

ELEMENT PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION RESTORE HOPE, SOMALIA, JANUARY 1992 - MAY 1993

ELEMENT PARTICIPATED IN SUPPORT OF OPERATION SOUTHERN WATCH, IRAQ, MARCH - JUNE 2001

ELEMENT PARTICIPATED IN SUPPORT OF HUMANITARIAN EFFORTS, DJIBOUTI, OCTOBER - NOVEMBER 2001

ELEMENT PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, AFGHANISTAN, SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER 2002

DEPLOYED DURING FEBRUARY 2003 TO KUWAIT IN SUPPORT OF OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, IRAQ, FEBRUARY - OCTOBER 2003

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, IRAQ, MARCH - OCTOBER 2005

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM, IRAQ, MARCH - OCTOBER 2007
 
PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, AFGHANISTAN, MARCH - OCTOBER 2009

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, AFGHANISTAN, SEPTEMBER 2011 - APRIL 2012

ELEMENT PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM, BAHRAIN, FEBRUARY - SEPTEMBER 2013

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE, SPMAGTF-CR-CC 15.2, IRAQ, KUWAIT, BAHRAIN MARCH – OCTOBER 2015

PARTICIPATED IN OPERATION INHERENT RESOLVE, SPMAGTF-CR-CC 17.1, IRAQ, KUWAIT, BAHRAIN OCTOBER 2016– APRIL 2017

3rd MAW News
Team O'Brien: Husband and Wife Assume Squadron Command on the Same Day  The effortless three-pointers left him in awe.Then-midshipman Michael O’Brien watched the ball sail...
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...
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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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