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VAH-4 Four Runners Squadron Patch – Plastic Backing

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VAH-4 Four Runners Squadron Patch

VAH-4
In 1956, the squadron transitioned to the A-3 Skywarrior and was redesignated as Heavy Attack Squadron 4 (VAH-4).

During the Vietnam War detachments from VAH-4 were deployed on the following aircraft carriers operating on Yankee and Dixie Stations

1 August 1963 – 10 March 1964, Detachment G A-3Bs were embarked on USS Oriskany for a Western Pacific deployment
28 January-21 November 1964, Detachment E A-3Bs were embarked on USS Bon Homme Richard
21 October 1964 – 29 May 1965, Detachment L A-3Bs were embarked on USS Hancock
10 May-13 December 1965, Detachment 62 A-3Bs were embarked on USS Independence
28 September 1965 – 13 May 1966, Detachment B A-3Bs were embarked on USS Ticonderoga
19 October 1965 – 13 June 1966, Detachment C A-3Bs were embarked on USS Kitty Hawk
26 October 1965 – 21 June 1966, Detachment M A-3Bs were embarked on USS Enterprise
29 May-16 November 1966, Detachment G A-3Bs were embarked on USS Oriskany
15 October 1966 – 29 May 1967, Detachment E A-3Bs were embarked on USS Ticonderoga
5 November 1966 – 19 June 1967, Detachment C KA-3Bs were embarked on USS Kitty Hawk
5 January-22 July 1967, Detachment B A-3Bs were embarked on USS Hancock
26 January-25 August 1967, Detachment 31 A-3Bs were embarked on USS Bon Homme Richard
16 June 1967 – 31 January 1968, Detachment G/34 KA-3Bs were embarked on USS Oriskany
18 November 1967 – 28 June 1968, Detachment 63 KA-3Bs were embarked on USS Kitty Hawk
28 December 1967 – 17 August 1968, Detachment 14 KA-3Bs were embarked on USS Ticonderoga
In addition to the carrier deployments, in 1966 a detachment of KA-3Bs was also sent to operate from NAS Cubi Point and Da Nang Air Base.