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335th

Tactical

Fighter Squadron 

 

 


 

Lineage

335 Tactical Fighter Squadron on 1 Jul 1958; 335 Fighter Squadron on 1 Nov 1991.

Assignments

Seventeenth Air Force, c. 16 Nov 1964-21 Feb 1965; 6441 Tactical Fighter Wing, 3 Jul-c. 6 Nov 1965; 355 Tactical Fighter Wing, c. 6 Nov-6 Dec 1965; 354 Tactical Fighter Wing, 4 Dec 1969-c. 25 May 1970; 8 Tactical Fighter Wing, 6 Jul-22 Dec 1972;

Stations

Yokota AB, Japan, 3 Jul-c. 6 Nov 1965; Takhli RTAFB, Thailand, c. 6 Nov-c. 8 Dec 1965; Kunsan AB, South Korea, 4 Dec 1969-c. 25 May 1970; Ubon RTAFB, Thailand, 6 Jul-22 Dec 1972;

Commanders

Lt Col Fred H. Henderson, 1 Apr 1965; Lt Col Lawrence F. Damewood; c. 1 Jun 1966; Lt Col William W. Pinner, 25 Feb 1968; Lt Col Eleas Casillas, 1 Mar 1970; Lt Col Richmond N. Long, 1 Jun 1971; Lt Col Lorenz F. Wustner, 6 Nov 1972; Lt Col William T. Tolbert, 2 Mar 1973

Aircraft

F-105, 1959-1966; F-4, 1969-1989

Operations

Combat in Southeast Asia, Nov-Dec 1965 and Jul-Dec 1972.

Honors

Campaign Streamers

 Vietnam: Vietnam Defensive; Vietnam Ceasefire.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations

Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards with Combat "V" Device: 2 Sep 1965-28 Jan 1966; 11 Apr-8 Jul 1972 and 25 Sep-20 Oct 1972; 18 Dec 1972-27 Jan 1973. 

Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jul 1967-30 Jun 1968.

Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm: 3 Aug-31 Dec 1972.


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