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FIGHTER SQUADRON 53

(VF-53)

IRON ANGELS

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VF-53 Deployments - Major Events

Add a VF-53 Shellback Initiation Add a VF-53 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP 1950 - SEP 1951 Korean War
JUL 1957 - Shellback Initiation - 13 JUL 1957 - Pacific Ocean
JAN 1964 - DEC 1964 West Pac-Viet Nam
APR 1964 - JAN 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
SEP 1965 - MAY 1966 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1967 - JUL 1967 West Pac-Viet Nam
JAN 1968 - OCT 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
JUN 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 12 JUN 1968 - Pacific Ocean
MAR 1969 - NOV 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
MAR 1970 - NOV 1970 West Pac-Viet Nam

VF-53 General Specifications