Story by 1st Lt. Karoline Foote
Date Taken: 04.18.2017 | Date Posted: 04.20.2017 01:35
III Marine Expeditionary Force
MARINE CORPS BASE CAMP BUTLER, Okinawa, Japan – Pfc. Tyler Wechsler, a Marine with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 (HMLA-367), Marine Aircraft Group 24, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, was found deceased by the Honolulu Police Department on a hiking trail 18 April.
“Private First Class Wechsler was a valued member of our squadron, and his loss is deeply felt,” said Lt. Col. Frank Makoski, commanding officer of HMLA-367. “Our hearts are with his family and friends.”