VMA-234 is redesignated VMR-234
On january 1st 1962, VMA-234 was redesignated as VMR-234 and joined the community of Marine Transport Squadrons.
VMR-234 is redesignated as VMGR-234
On January 1st 1976, VMR-234 was redesignated as VMGR-234 with the acceptance of its first KC-130
VMGR-352 completes the first TransPacific refueling operation
In January of 1962, VMGR-352 conducted the first TransPacific (TRANSPAC) operation, moving 18 F8U Crusaders of VMF-451 from MCAS El Toro, CA to MCAS Iwakuni, Japan