Marine Attack Squadron 223
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Marine Aircraft Group 14
MCAS Cherry Point, NC

MISSION

Marine Attack Squadron (VMA)-223 is one of four AV-8B Harrier squadrons assigned to Marine Aircraft Group 14, 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing. Its mission is to provide offensive air support, armed reconnaissance, and air-defense for Marine expeditionary forces.

 

LEADERS

Lieutenant Colonel Arthur Q. Bruggeman
VMA-223 Commanding Officer

Lieutenant Colonel Arthur "Bug" Bruggeman completed NROTC/Platoon Leaders Course in 2001 while

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Major Paul A. Truog
VMA-223 Executive Officer

Major Paul "Possum" Truog graduated from the United States Naval Academy in May 2006 with a Bachelor

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Sergeant Major Kevin L. Mason
VMA-223 Sergeant Major

Sergeant Major Mason is a native of Oregon.  He joined the Delayed Entry Program November 10th 1999

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CONTACT US

Marine Attack Squadron 223
Postal Service Center Box 8065
Cherry Point, NC 28533

Commercial: (252) 466-2158
DSN: 582-2158

VOTING ASSISTANCE

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VMA-223 DRC

 Edward Price
Office: (252) 466-7517
Cell: (252) 626-8439

VMA-223 Family Hotline:
1-866-242-0064
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