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ATTACK SQUADRON 165

(VA-165)

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VA-165 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP 1960 - SEP 1960 Established
DEC 1964 - NOV 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1966 - Shellback Initiation - 27 OCT 1966 - Pacific Ocean
NOV 1967 - MAY 1968 USS PUEBLO SEIZED 1-68 STEAMED NORTH/YANKEE STATION TO N-KOREA
NOV 1967 - MAY 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1968 - MAY 1969 West Pac
FEB 1970 - OCT 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1970 - Shellback Initiation - 14 APR 1970 - Atlantic Ocean
JUL 1971 - MAY 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1973 - OCT 1973 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUL 1973 - Shellback Initiation - 30 JUL 1973 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1973 - JUL 1973 Shellback Initiation -July 30 1973
JAN 1974 - JUL 1974 West Pac
JUN 1974 - SEP 1974 West Pac
OCT 1974 - Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1974 - Indian Ocean
OCT 1974 - Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1974 - Pacific Ocean
JUN 1978 - JAN 1979 West Pac-Indian Ocean
FEB 1980 - OCT 1980 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
MAR 1980 - SEP 1980 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JUN 1980 - Shellback Initiation - 1 JUN 1980 - Indian Ocean
DEC 1981 - Shellback Initiation - 18 DEC 1981 - Indian Ocean
OCT 1983 - Shellback Initiation - 12 OCT 1983 - Pacific Ocean
SEP 1988 - MAR 1990 West Pac
FEB 1991 - AUG 1991 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JAN 1992 - DEC 1992 Desert Shield

VA-165 General Specifications