Provide all essential Aviation Ground Support requirements to a designated fixed wing component of an Aviation Combat Element and all supporting or attached elements of the Marine Air Control Group. Additionally, the Squadron has the implied mission to supplement airbase facilities and services at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, with support routed through MAG-12 for tasking.

Marine Wing Support Squadron 171 Leadership

Commanding Officer Marine Wing Support Squadron 171
Lt. Col. Robert L. Stevenson III

Lieutenant Colonel Robert Stevenson was born at Fort McClellan Army Hospital in Anniston, Alabama. He spent most of his childhood in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia...

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Executive Officer Marine Wing Support Squadron 171
Major Trevor W. Sewell

Major Sewell enlisted in the Marine Corps in July of 2007 and completed training as a 6541 Aviation Ordnance Systems Technician...

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Sergeant Major Marine Wing Support Squadron 171
SgtMaj Nafesa H. Mckoy

Sergeant Major Mckoy grew up in Jamaica, West Indies. She enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in October 1999 and graduated from Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island and Marine Combat Training in Camp Geiger, NC. She then reported to Camp Johnson, NC for Supply Administration School and was assigned the military occupational specialty 3043. Her first assignment was 3rd FSSG Okinawa Japan for the term of one year.

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Marine Wing Support Squadron 171
Marine Aircraft Group 12
UNIT 37201
FPO AP 96310-7201

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