391st

Tactical

Fighter Squadron 

 



 

 

Lineage

Redesignated 391st Tactical Fighter Squadron on 1 Jul 1958. Inactivated on 1 Apr 1959. Activated on 30 Apr 1962. Organized on 8 May 1962. Inactivated on 28 Feb 1971.

Assignments

Attached to 12th Tactical Fighter Wing, 26 Jan 1966– ; Seventh Air Force, 1 Apr 1966 (remained attached to 12th Tactical Fighter Wing through 22 Jun 1966); 12th Tactical Fighter Wing, 23 Jun 1966 to 21 Jul 1968.

Stations

Cam Ranh Bay AB, South Vietnam, 29 Jan 1966 to 21 Jul 1968. 

Aircraft

F–4, 1965–1970.

Operations

Combat in Southeast Asia, 2 Feb 1966–21 Jul 1968.

Honors

Vietnam: Vietnam Defensive; Vietnam Air; Vietnam Air Offensive; Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase II; Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase III; Vietnam Air/Ground.  

DecorationsAir Force Outstanding Unit Awards with Combat "V" Device: 26 Jan–30 May 1966; 1 Jun 1966–31 May 1967; 1 Jun 1967–31 May 1968.  Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm: 1 Apr 1966–[22 Jul] 1968.


"XT"  #706
   

 


Tail Code:  XT

Aircraft:  F-4C  

Vietnam Service:  2/66 - 7/68

Mig Kills:  0

 



 

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