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Marine Attack Squadron 231
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Marine Aircraft Group 14
MCAS Cherry Point, NC


Marine Attack Squadron 231 (VMA-231) is a United States Marine Corps fixed wing attack squadron that consists of AV-8B Harrier (V/STOL) jets. The squadron, known as the "Ace of Spades", is based at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, North Carolina and fall under the command of Marine Aircraft Group 14 (MAG-14) and the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing.


Lieutenant Colonel Paul A. Truog
VMA-231 Commanding Officer

Lieutenant Colonel Paul Truog is a native of Illinois and graduated from the United States Naval

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Major Thomas K. Brougher
VMA-231 Executive Officer

Maj Brougher enlisted in the Marine Corps in October of 2005 and served as an 0331 Machine Gunner

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Sergeant Major Jesse R. Walden
VMA-231 Senior Enlisted Leader

Jesse R. Walden is a native of Oklahoma and enlisted in the Marine Corps from Muskogee, Oklahoma in

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Marine Attack Squadron 231
Postal Service Center Box 8066
Cherry Point, NC 28533

Commercial: (252) 466-4137
DSN: 582-4137


 Capt Good
(252) 466-6278


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

VMA-231 Family Hotline:
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