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Tag Archives: 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron 11 August 1967. August 11, 2021 Aviation 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Air Force Cross, Fighter Pilot, Harry W. Schurr, Korat Royal Thai Air Base, Paul Doumer Bridge, Republic Aviation Corporation, Republic F-105D Thunderchief, Vietnam War Bryan Swopes.

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William Wallace Butler DVM (1941-2013) | WikiTree FREE ...

Capt. Butler went with the 44th Tactical Fighter Squadron to Korat Royal Thai AFB in Thailand. He was flying the F-105 with them until October 1967. He joined the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron at Korat in October 1967. On 20 November 1967 on his 44th mission, he was forced to eject and was captured by the North Vietnamese and taken as prisoner.

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Air Force 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron | USAF Veteran ...

Find People you served with from 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron. Join TWS for Free Today! 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron. Air Squadron. Served in this Air Squadron? Find your Wingmen on AirForce.TogetherWeServed.com JOIN FOR FREE TODAY! Patch: Unit Details: Strength Air Squadron Type Combat - Fighter Units ...

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469th Tactical Fighter Squadron - AF

Front Row (left to right): Lt. Jim Ray, Lt. Pete Foley, Capt. Carl Hicks, Capt. Al Vollmer, Capt. Bob Chastain, Maj. Bob Krone, Lt. Dick Hackford, Maj. Jimmy Jones ...

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Larry D. Wiggins - U. S. A. F. - Vietnam - Oral History ...

U. S. A. F. Vietnam Dates of Service: 03/13/1954 - 07/19/1967 Fighter Pilot, 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron Images: Audio Samples: Born at home in Moss Hill, Texas, Larry was one of four sons of Luther Elgin Wiggins and Ethel Leona Atkinson Wiggins. …

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469th Tactical Fighter Squadron "Fighting Bulls"

469th Tactical Fighter Squadron "Fighting Bulls" Korat RTAFB, Thailand 8 November 1965 - 18 November 1968 Tail code: JV. The 469th TFS was transferred from the 355th Tactical Fighter Wing at McConnell AFB, Kansas, to the 6234th TFW at Korat RTAFB on 8 November 1965, and a few days later all of its pilots had arrived.

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USAF 469TH FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQUADRON PATCH - …

Seller: war.patch.etc ️ (14,807) 99.7%, Location: Arlington, Texas, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 1 USAF 469th FIGHTER INTERCEPTOR SQUADRON PATCH. THIS ITEM MEASURES 3.5 IN X 3.5 IN.For orders of multiple items, please ask (or wait) for a revised invoice with reduced shipping charge BEFORE paying.Due to global pandemic and USPS reduction of services, mail …

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RF-101C | Reconnaissance aircraft, Aircraft, Military aircraft

united states air force 388th tactical fighter wing, 469th tactical fighter squadron "the brave bulls" korat, thailand. 1972 double mig-19 / j-6 kill score David Roeth Phantom II Schematic

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USAF 469TH TACTICAL Fighter Squadron Patch N-2 - $12.34 ...

Seller: abqmetal ️ (33,022) 99.7%, Location: APO, AP, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 363281835131 USAF 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron Patch N-2. Thank you for looking at my auction. This patch is 4 1/4 by 4 inches. Please look over the patch to make sure it is perfect for you. Some have writing on the back and others have a small amount of glue from sample books.

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The 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron was assigned to the 388th Tactical Fighter Wing on the 8th April 1966 at Korat Royal Thailand Air Force Base (RTAFB), Thailand. Originally flying F-105D/F Thunderchiefs, in November 1968 the 40 TFS deployed to Korat from Eglin with F-4E Phantom II's and on arrival redesignated as the 469th TFS (The 40 TFS designation returned to the 33 TFW at Eglin).

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Category:USAF mission at Korat RTAFB during the Vietnam ...

469th Tactical Fighter Squadron - Squadron Headquarters.jpg 999 × 915; 190 KB Big Hangar - Korat - 1968.jpg 600 × 414; 68 KB Korat RTAFB - 553d Reconnaissance Wing - …

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469th Tactical Fighter Squadron F-105F Thunderchief Model ...

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Air Force 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron | USAF Veteran ...

469th Tactical Fighter Squadron. Air Squadron. Served in this Air Squadron? Find your Wingmen on AirForce.TogetherWeServed.com JOIN FOR FREE TODAY! Patch: Unit Details: Strength Air Squadron Type Combat - Fighter Units Existing/Disbanded Existing Description. Not Specified ...

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Robert Krone Obituary (1930 - 2021) - San Bernardino, Ca ...

As part of the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, he was the first squadron Commander to complete 100 combat missions over north Vietnam and was awarded the Silver and Bronze Stars. While in the Air ...

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469th Flying Training Squadron - Wikipedia

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469th fighter interceptor squadron : définition de 469th ...

History Lineage. Constituted as: 469th Bombardment Squadron on 1 Jul 1942 Activated on: 15 Jul 1942 Inactivated on: 1 Apr 1944. Redesignated and Activated as: 469th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron on 13 Apr 1952 Inactivated in 8 Jan 1958. Redesignated and Activated as: 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron on 13 Apr 1962 Inactivated on: 31 Oct 1972

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Korat Historical Brief - VDHA

AB, Japan deployed 18 F-105D "Thunderchiefs" of the 36th Tactical Fighter Squadron to Korat on 11 August and commenced operations the following day. The 36th TFS remained at Korat until 29 October then returned to Japan. It was replaced by the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, also flying F-105D's, which was deployed from the 388th Tactical Fighter

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THE WALL OF FACES - Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

On October 25, 1967, a U.S. Air Force Republic F-105D Thunderchief (#59-1737) from the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron was landing in marginal weather on runway 25L at Tan Son Nhut Air Base when it collided with a USAF C-123K Provider (#54-0667) from the 310th Air Commando Squadron.

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Carns, Michael P > CAPSTONE > Article View

In August 1968, he was assigned to the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Korat Royal Thai AFB, Thailand, where he flew 200 combat missions in the F-4E. In 1969, he was assigned to Air Force headquarters as a Plans and Programs Officer, and later, as Aide to the Air Force Chief of Staff.

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469th Tactical Fighter Squadron River Rat 4 Patch ...

469th Tactical Fighter Squadron River Rat 4 Patch All / 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron River Rat 4 Patch / 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron River Rat 4 Patch

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Krone, Robert M. - Super Sabre Society

Air Force Colonel "Sabre Sams" was the wing commander in Thailand when our 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron was flying F-105 Thunderchiefs over North Vietnam. April 24, 1966, was one of our worst days. Our squadron commander, Lieutenant Colonel Bill Cooper, and Lieutenant Jerry Driscoll were both shot down near Hanoi.

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The Patch > National Museum of the United States Air Force ...

This widely-respected symbol began with F-105 aircrews. Capts. Bruce Holmes and Will Koenitzer, two pilots in the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, designed the original 100-mission patch while on leave in Bangkok, Thailand, in,

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North Dakota's Heroes: Missing in Action | ND Department ...

Company / Ship / Flight or equivalent: 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, 7th Air Force . Date of Disappearance: May 31, 1966 / Age: 37. In, NORTH VIETNAM Hostile, died while missing, FIXED WING - PILOT AIR LOSS, CRASH ON LAND. Body was not recovered. 1967 .

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Maj Herbert William Moore Jr. (1941-1967) - Find A Grave ...

*** Major Moore was a member of the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron. On September 3, 1967, he was the pilot of a Thunderchief Fighter (F-105D) on a mission 10 miles northeast of Dong Bai Dinh, Quang Binh Province, North Vietnam, when his aircraft was shot down by hostile fire. He ejected safely but contact with him was lost.

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388th Fighter Wing - Wikipedia

Volunteers from the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron were approved for Fast FAC duty under the call sign "Tiger" in February. On 18 March, the volunteer FACs began flying a single daily sortie . By July, they were so immersed in directing close air support, they were allotted four sorties per day.

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469th Flying Training Squadron T-38 - Squadron Nostalgia LLC

Volunteers from the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron were approved for Fast FAC duty under the call sign "Tiger" in February. The inertial guidance systems in their fresh F-4E Phantom IIs would prove consequential for piloting and target location in an environment largely lacking in aerial navigation aids, especially after the 1 March loss ...

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469th Flying Training Squadron | Military Wiki | Fandom

The 469th Flying Training Squadron (469 FTS) is part of the 80th Flying Training Wing and is based at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas. Established as a B-24 Liberator heavy bomb squadron in 1942. Mission was as an Operational Training Unit (OTU) under Second Air Force training B-24 replacement pilots and aircrew. Inactivated in 1944 when B-24 Liberator crew training was ended. Reactivated in ...

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BRIGADIER GENERAL VERNON H. SANDROCK > U.S. Air Force ...

General Sandrock returned to Southeast Asia in September 1970 to command the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, flying F-4Es, at Korat Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand. He later was reassigned to Ubon RTAFB, where he flew F-4D's and became deputy commander for operations of the 8th Tactical Fighter …

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Barry G. Swarts F-105 History

"The 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron will become an F-4E squadron on November 1968. Present members of the squadron will join the 34th Tactical Fighter Squadron here at Korat [RTAFB, Thailand] and some will transfer to the 355th Tactical Fighter Wing at Takhli. This conversion will

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THE WALL OF FACES - Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

Captain Monte Larue Moorberg, Served with the 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron, 388th Tactical Fighter Wing, 7th Air Force. read more read less. POSTED ON 6.8.2018. Hail to Monte. I was an Aviation Cadet at James Connally AFB in Waco TX in the fall of 1961. Monte was a 2nd Lt sent down from the Academy to teach us the Chw=eers that would support ...

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USAF 0461-0470 - US Military Patches

469th Tactical Fighter Squadron RTroutman: 470th Fighter-Bomber Squadron and 470th Tactical Fighter Squadron AFushi: 470th Air Base Squadron RTroutman: 469th Tactical Fighter Squadron F-105 RTroutman: 461st Air Control Wing Morale AFushi: 461st Flight Test Squadron Morale AFushi:

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