523rd

Tactical

Fighter Squadron 

 

 





Lineage

523d Tactical Fighter Squadron on 1 Jul 1958.

Assignments

405th Fighter Wing, 20 Nov 1965 (attached to 432d Tactical Reconnaissance Wing, 9 Apr–24 Oct 1972).

Stations

Clark AB, Philippines, 23 Nov 1965–31 Aug 1973 (deployed at Tainan AB, Taiwan, 12 May–27 Jul 1966; Udorn RTAFB, Thailand, 9 Apr–24 Oct 1972).

Aircraft

F–4, 1967–1973.

Operations

Combat in Southeast Asia, c. 9 Apr–23 Oct 1972. 

Honors

Campaign Streamers. Vietnam: Vietnam Ceasefire.

Decorations. Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation: 21 Jul–15 Aug 1972.

 

 


Tail Code:  PN

Aircraft:  F-4D  

Vietnam Service:  4/72 - 10/72

Mig Kills:  2

 


 


 

 

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