Marines


MAWTS-1 Leadership
MAWTS-1 Leaders

MAWTS-1 Leadership

Commanding Officer, Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One

Col. Eric D. Purcell

Colonel Eric D. “TULSA” Purcell grew up in New Milford, Connecticut and spent a year abroad in Rancagua, Chile during high school.  He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross and received his commission as a Second Lieutenant on 22 May 1998.  Designated a Naval Aviator on 21 December 2000, he...

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Sergeant Major, Marine Aviation Weapons and Tactics Squadron One

Sgt. Maj. Robert L. Jacobs

Sergeant Major Jacobs joined the Marine Corps on 28 May 1996 and reported to MCRD Parris Island for recruit training with Hotel Company, 2nd Recruit Training Battalion. Upon completion of basic training, he reported to Camp Geiger, North Carolina for Marine Combat Training at the School of Infantry...

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Supported Units

Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms