Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252
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Marine Aircraft Group 14
MCAS Cherry Point, NC


Support the MAGTF Commander by providing air-to-air refueling, assault support, Close Air Support (CAS) and Multi-sensor Imagery Reconnaissance (MIR), day or night under all weather conditions during expeditionary, joint, or combined operations.



Lieutenant Colonel Timothy R. Drieslein
VMGR-252 Commanding Officer

Lieutenant Colonel Timothy R. Drieslein graduated from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse in

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Major Tyler E. Burnham
VMGR-252 Executive Officer

Major Tyler E. Burnham is a native of Washington.  He graduated from Central Washington University

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Sergeant Major Keith Connor
VMGR-252 Sergeant Major

Sergeant Major Connor graduated from recruit training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, CA.

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Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252
Postal Service Center Box 8056
Cherry Point, NC 28533

Commercial: (252) 466-3800
DSN: 582-3800


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readiness coordinators

DRC:   Michael McGuinness
Office: (252) 466-5469
Cell: (252) 876-6401

URC:   Capt Attebury
Office: (252) 466-7066 / 3800
URC:   Capt Andrew McMillan
URC:   Capt Tyler Wiersma

VMGR-252 Family Hotline:
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Uniformed Victim Advocate

 1stLt Rebecca Reynolds

Equal Opportunity Representatives

 GySgt Charles Collins
 GySgt Trey Burkman

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