For information concerning air national guard organizations 101 299, please visit the air national guard history website. Information description 349th air refueling squadron patch. The 2nd air refueling squadron is the secondoldest squadron in the air force, having over 100 years of service to the nation. Public forum for the air force reserve commands premier kc10 squadron. Vetfriends is proud to help reunite our us air force heroes. Wings and groups air force historical research agency. The 349th air refueling squadron 349 ars is part of the 22d air refueling wing at mcconnell air force base, kansas. Air force patch usaf patch recon 100 strategic reconnaissance wing srw oms organisational maintenance squadron davis monthan ab arizona dets and ols worldwide u 2 dragon lady 1966 embroidered on twill cut edge 105mm by 105mm four and one. The first p61 black widow kill in the cbi theater took place on october 30, 1944, when a kunmingbased black widow flown by capt.
The use of letter abbreviations for squadrons was promulgated in the naval. Navy pins, patches, coins and medals navy patches and insignias navy squadron patches. The 349th air refueling squadron is a unit of the us air force, part of the 22d air refueling wing at mcconnell air force base, kansas. Constituted 349 bombardment squadron heavy on 28 jan 1942. It operates the boeing kc5 stratotanker aircraft conducting air refueling training. I am pretty sure the green patch is an air refueling squadron and the mustang. Talisman saber is a biennial exercise in australia that focuses on bilateral. The 349th air refueling squadron 349 ars is part of the 22d air refueling wing at. Redesignated 349 bombardment squadron, very heavy, on may 1947. Unknown usaf air fueling and mustang patches air force. It operates the boeing kc5 stratotanker aircraft conducting aerial refueling missions. The 350th air refueling squadron is a united states air force unit assigned to the 22nd air.
Air force bomb squadron patches air force squadron patches flying tigers surplus page 2. Emblems of united states air force air refueling squadrons. Buy with confidence that all patches are original period pieces. Looking for the ideal squadron patches to express yourself. Air force basesus air forcekansaspatchesbadgeaircraftaviationbadges airplane. Spaatz trophy, for being the best air refueling squadron in the air mobility command and going up for the air force level award. Within eight months, the 350th, 344th, and 349th air refueling squadrons. Unknown usaf air fueling and mustang patches posted in air force usaaf is with army. Air force 100th air refueling wing usaf veteran locator. The 9th military airlift squadron mas was a unit assigned to the 436th military airlift wing maw at dover afb, delaware, from january 1966 to september 1968. The 100th has a interesting history, it was a u2 and a drone unit at davismonthon.
Present mcconnell air force base wichita, kansas, united states. This original period patch is 100% embroidered, computer made and is 3 12 x 3 12. Usaf 756th air refueling squadron instructor patch. United states of america ocp spice brown and bagby green flag reversed with hook closure. Details about 349th air refueling squadron heritage patch. Us army air force, corps collection of patches from.
Redesignated 100th air refueling wing, heavy 30 september 1976. This is the desert version of the squadron patch with the white stars 7 on. Our 349 ars patches are 100% embroidered with velcro backing. Air force air refueling squadron patches flying tigers. Patch with world war ii 350th bombardment squadron emblem, 350th bombardment squadron emblem. For example, a squadron may be a mission or functional unit such as security forces or operational flying squadron. Bid with confidence that all patches are original period pieces.
Squadronsflights 1 5 air force historical research agency. A s the original owner of this patch, i can attest to its authenticity and condition. The 28th air refueling squadron was assigned to the 28th bomb group, stationed at ellsworth afb, south dakota. Usaf patch recon s 9 srw strategic reconnaissance h rts. The 349th ars proved their worth by consistently and quickly refueling. Air force basesus air forcekansaspatchesbadgeaircraftaviationbadgesairplane. United states of america ocp spice brown and bagby green flag forward facing with hook closure. The wings kc5 tanker aircraft were subsequently reassigned to the 100th air refueling wing, which sac moved to beale from davismonthan afb, arizona, as part of sacs phaseout from davismonthan. List of united states air force air refueling squadrons.
This 54th air refueling squadron central flight instructor course instructor cfic patch is part of the 97th air mobility wing at altus air force base, oklahoma. The patch depicts a flying pelican carrying troops facing right. The 2nd air refueling squadron, sometimes written as 2d air refueling squadron, is a unit of the united states air force. It is an active associate unit, an active duty component attached to the alabama ang 117th arw. This squadron was activated in april, 197 2 at takhli rtafb, thailand. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Travis extenders execute ultimate reach during talisman. Throughout the year troutdale aerodrome sets up at several.
Usaf flying wingsgroups 100th to 399th leejackson militaria. It is part of the 305th air mobility wing at joint base mcguiredixlakehurst, new jersey. Established as a b17 flying fortress heavy bombardment squadron in mid1942. The 349th air refueling squadron bandits earned the 2014 gen. This original period patch is embroidered on twill, computer made and is 3 12.
Custom patches for the 349th air refueling squadron at mcconnell air force base, wichita, kansas. Wings and groups squadrons and flights studies documents. I hope someone might be able to id either or both of these patches. Redesignated 349 bombardment squadron, heavy, on 20 aug 1943. Air force bomb squadron patches flying tigers surplus. The 349th ars proved their worth by consistently and quickly refueling the fight and leading the way by performing under a heavy operations tempo. World war ii eto fuselage code and color, ln yellow. The size of the squad depends on the composition of the specific units, and are identified by function in numerical order, like the 39th security forces squadron.
Usaf patch 100 srw strategic reconnaissance wing oms. Usaf patch recon s 9 srw strategic reconnaissance h rts sr71 u 2. Looking for the ideal air force squadron patches to express yourself. This is one of the rarest and most sought after 14th air force flying tigers squadron patches. Boeing kc5r 349th air refueling squadron mcconnell afb wood desktop m.
Army marine corps navy air force coast guard shop by type custom military apparel military shops clearance items about us shipping policies contact us. Kc10 extender aircrews from the 6th and 9th air refueling squadrons at travis air force base, california, played a pivotal role july in successfully executing exercise ultimate reach, a strategic refueling and air drop mission in support of exercise talisman saber 2017. Phillips of the 426th night fighter squadron shot down a japanese twinengined aircraft. The official website for the air force historical research agency. Then when the u2 units where moved to beale, it became a kc5q unit to refuel the sr71. They were part of a small group of us air forces patches i picked up that had all belonged to a career officer. In 1971 the squadron was redesignated the 9th airlift squadron as and today. It operates the kc5 stratotanker aircraft conducting aerial refueling missions. Extremely rare, used, 19721973, usaf, 4101st air refueling squadron, provisional, king cobra patch.1608 350 928 1510 1608 818 1359 1600 1315 821 1106 857 1182 1614 1281 299 314 71 1287 393 10 514 96 1634 1129 1510 428 1355 1172 581 1042 1545 358 592 1053 1165 309 411 98 265 765 473 72 297 943