Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28

 

Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28

2nd MAW • MACG-28 • MTACS-28 • MCAS CHERRY POINT
 Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28 History

• Activated 1 October 1947 at Cherry Point, North Carolina as Headquarters Squadron 2, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force

• Re-designated 15 February 1954 as Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force

• Re-designated 2 January 1956 as Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, Marine Wing Headquarters Group, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force

• Re-designated 19 July 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron, Marine Wing Headquarters Group, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic

• Re-designated 12 May 1966 as Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron 2, Marine Air Control Group 2, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic

• Participated in numerous training exercises during the 1970s and 1980s

• Participated in counter narcotics operations, U.S. Atlantic Command Area, August 1989 October 1990

• Element Participated in Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Southwest Asia, August 1990 March 1991

• Re-designated 1 May 1993 as Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28, Marine Air Control Group 28, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, Fleet Marine Force, Atlantic

• Detachments and Elements Participated in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Southern Watch, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom II March 2002 Present

 

 Contact Us

Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28
PSC Box 8070
Cherry Point NC 28533

Commercial: (252) 466-6484
DSN: 582-6468

Unit Voting Assistance Officer
First Lieutenant Bernard R. Sarra
Marine Tactical Air Command Squadron 28
Building 4401
bernard.sarra@usmc.mil
(252) 466-7594

 

 Honors Awarded

• Joint Meritorious Unit Award Streamer - 1990

• Meritorious Unit Commendation Streamer with
  Three Bronze Stars - 1982, 1985 1986,
  1987, 1988, 1998 2000

• National Defense Service Streamer with Three    Bronze Stars

• Global War on Terrorism Service Medal

• Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal