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ATTACK SQUADRON 196

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VA-196 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL 1962 - MAY 1963 WEST PAC USS-BHR
JAN 1964 - NOV 1964 West Pac
APR 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 4 APR 1964 - Indian Ocean
APR 1964 - Shellback Initiation - 8 APR 1964 - Indian Ocean
AUG 1964 - NOV 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1965 - JAN 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1967 - DEC 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAY 1968 - JAN 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1969 - JUN 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1969 - SEP 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUN 1971 - FEB 1972 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1971 - Shellback Initiation - 25 SEP 1971 - Indian Ocean
SEP 1971 - Shellback Initiation - 25 SEP 1971 - Pacific Ocean
DEC 1971 - MAR 1972 Bay of Bengal Conflict Indian Ocean
AUG 1972 - JUN 1973 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1974 - MAY 1975 West Pac
JAN 1975 - Shellback Initiation - 15 JAN 1975 - Indian Ocean
NOV 1979 - JUN 1980 West Pac-Indian Ocean
JAN 1980 - MAY 1980 Gonzo Station - Iran
JAN 1980 - Shellback Initiation - 30 JAN 1980 - Indian Ocean
JUL 1981 - MAR 1982 West Pac-Indian Ocean
MAR 1983 - SEP 1983 Circumnavigation
JAN 1984 - DEC 1985 Middle Pacific
JAN 1985 - JAN 1985 West Pac-Indian Ocean
MAY 1985 - Shellback Initiation - 7 MAY 1985 - Indian Ocean
MAY 1985 - Shellback Initiation - 18 MAY 1985 - Pacific Ocean
MAY 1985 - NOV 1985 Middle Pacific
JUN 1985 - Shellback Initiation - 6 JUN 1985 - Pacific Ocean
DEC 1988 - JUN 1989 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
JAN 1990 - JAN 1990 Desert Shield
FEB 1994 - AUG 1994 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
MAY 1996 - OCT 1996 West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf

VA-196 General Specifications