William D. Chesarek Jr.

Deputy Director
Expeditionary Warfare School

Contact Information

Phone: (703) 784-1843
Areas of Interest: Aviation


M.M.S. Marine Corps Command and Staff College
B.S. Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Major Assignments

AH-1W SuperCobra pilot, HMLA-369, MAG-39 based in Camp Pendleton
(completing a Unit Deployment Program)

31st MEU deployment in Okinawa, Japan
(billets in operations, administration, maintenance, and safety)

HMLA-169, deployments for Operation IRAQI FREEDOM
(billets in safety and operations)

Personnel Exchange Program with 847 Naval Air Squadron, Commando Helicopter Force (United Kingdom) with a deployment to Operation TELIC (Iraq)

Air Officer for 1st Marines; OIF deployment

HMLA-369; deployed to Operation ENDURING FREEDOM
(billets in logistics and maintenance)

MAGTF Staff Training Program in Quantico
(billets as an Observer/Trainer/Collector, exercise planner, and Communications and Information Systems Branch Head

Faculty Advisor and Warfighting Department Head, Command and Staff College

Western Europe Regional Affairs Officer (RAO) through the experience track.


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