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.

MWSS-171 Leadership

Lieutenant Colonel Jerry A. Godfrey
Commanding Officer MWSS-171

Lieutenant Colonel Godfrey, a native of Miami, Florida, attended the University of Florida where he participated in the Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) program...

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Sergeant Major John L. Horsley Jr
Sergeant Major MWSS-171

Sergeant Major Horsley enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1997 where he was meritoriously promoted to Private First Class upon graduation from Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island....

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


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