Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16



Mission Statement Under 3rd MAW

The mission of Marine Wing Communications Squadron 38 is to plan, install, secure, operate, and maintain a communications architecture in order to enable the command and control of a Fleet Marine Force Air Combat Element.

MALS-16 Leaders

Lieutenant Colonel Jason M. Fiduccia
Commanding Officer, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Lieutenant Colonel Fiduccia enlisted in the Marine Corps in June of 1995 and attended recruit training at MCRD San Diego.  After follow-on training he was assigned to Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron-11 (MALS-11) at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar, CA as a Radar Set Test Station Technician.  In March of 1998 he deployed as part of the

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Major Veronica L. Polston
Executive Officer, Maine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Major Polston was born in California and raised in Virginia. She enlisted in the Marine Corps in May 2002. Upon graduation from boot camp and Marine Combat Training, she attended Aviation Electrician “A” and “C” school. She was subsequently assigned to MALS-24 as an avionics technician and meritoriously promoted to Corporal in the same tour. While

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Sergeant Major John J. Miller
Sergeant Major, Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 16

Sergeant Major Miller enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1995 and attended recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, San Diego and the School of Infantry, Camp Pendleton.  Upon graduation, he reported to Marine Corps Engineer School, Camp LeJeune, where he earned the MOS 1371.Sergeant Major Miller reported to Bravo Company, 6th Combat Engineer

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