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ATTACK SQUADRON 195

(VA-195)

DAM BUSTERS

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VA-195 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
AUG 1943 - AUG 1943 Established
FEB 1957 - SEP 1957 Middle Pacific
APR 1960 - Shellback Initiation - 19 APR 1960 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 4 APR 1964 - Indian Ocean
OCT 1966 - MAY 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
DEC 1967 - JUL 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 9 APR 1968 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1969 - NOV 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
NOV 1970 - SEP 1971 West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB 1972 - NOV 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUN 1972 - APR 1973 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1974 - Shellback Initiation - 18 MAR 1974 - Indian Ocean
OCT 1974 - Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1974 - Indian Ocean
NOV 1974 - Shellback Initiation - 14 NOV 1974 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1975 - MAR 1975 RIMPAC
MAY 1975 - DEC 1975 West Pac
NOV 1977 - APR 1978 West Pac
MAR 1979 - SEP 1979 Mediterranean
MAR 1979 - SEP 1979 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
MAR 1979 - Shellback Initiation - 29 MAR 1979 - Atlantic Ocean
MAY 1981 - NOV 1981 Mediterranean-Indian Ocean
JUN 1983 - MAR 1984 Fire on USS Ranger (CV-61)/crash with USS Wichita
SEP 1983 - MAR 1984 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
SEP 1983 - MAY 1984 South America
JAN 1985 - AUG 1985 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JUL 1985 - Shellback Initiation - 18 JUL 1985 - Indian Ocean
JUL 2007 - Shellback Initiation - 6 JUL 2007 - Atlantic Ocean

VA-195 General Specifications