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PATROL SQUADRON 23

(VP-23)

SEA HAWKS

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VP-23 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR 1948 - OCT 1948 NAS Argentia
JAN 1961 - AUG 1962 Mediterranean
JUL 1962 - JAN 1963 Sigonella Sicily
SEP 1963 - JAN 1964 Cuban Missle Blockade
OCT 1963 - Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1963 - Atlantic Ocean
OCT 1964 - MAR 1965 North Atlantic-Med-Indian Ocean
JUN 1969 - OCT 1969 Sigonella, Sicily
OCT 1970 - APR 1971 Mediterranean-Lebanon
OCT 1971 - APR 1972 Signonella Sicily
JAN 1973 - JUN 1973 Sicily
APR 1978 - OCT 1978 Mediterranean - NAS Rota
SEP 1979 - MAR 1980 North Atlantic
FEB 1981 - AUG 1981 North Atlantic
MAR 1982 - AUG 1982 Mediterranean
JUN 1983 - NOV 1983 NAS Bermuda/Panama Canal
JUL 1983 - Shellback Initiation - 25 JUL 1983 - Atlantic Ocean
AUG 1983 - SEP 1983 Panama Canal
OCT 1983 - NOV 1983 Grenada
MAY 1987 - NOV 1987 North Atlantic
DEC 1988 - JUN 1989 North Atlantic-Med-Indian Ocean
FEB 1990 - MAY 1990 Blue Nose - Artic Circle

VP-23 General Specifications