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Marine Aircraft Group 31
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2d Marine Aircraft Wing
Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina


Colonel Dustin J. Byrum
MAG-31 Commanding Officer

Col Byrum graduated with distinction from the United States Naval Academy in 1998 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corps. Following flight school and F/A-18 replacement pilot training, Col Byrum reported to MCAS Miramar, CA.  Between 2002 and 2013 Col Byrum deployed five

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Lieutenant Colonel Patrick R. Moran
MAG-31 Executive Officer

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Sergeant Major George L. Vega
MAG-31 Command Senior Enlisted Leader

Sergeant Major Vega enlisted in the Marine Corps in October 1997, and completed recruit training at MCRD Parris Island, SC. Following recruit training he attended Marine Combat Training in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. Upon completion of MCT he attended the Motor Vehicle Operator's Course in Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, where he was assigned his

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Marine Aircraft Group 31
PSC Box 66125
Beaufort, SC 29904-6120

Commercial: (843) 228-7331
DSN: 335-7331


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  Priscilla Rubalcaba
Cell: (843) 575-1730

MAG-31 Family Hotline:
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