Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 161

 

"The First", "Pineapple Squadron", "Phrog Phlyers", "Greyhawks"

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History 

15. January 1951 HMR-161 Established at MCAS El Toro CA
31. December 1956 HMR-161 was redesignated HMR(L)-161
31. June 1958 HMR(L)-161 was redesignated HMR(C)-161
1. February 1962  HMR(C)-161 was redesignated HMM-161
23. June 2010 HMM-161 was redesignated VMM-161

Tailcodes 

1951 - 1957 HR
1957 - today YR
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Planes:
1951 - 1960
HRS-1
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1960 - 1967 HUS-1 (CH-34D)
1967 - 1981 CH-46D
1981 - present CH-46E
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HMR-161, HMM-161, VMM-161 Deployments 
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HMR-161, HMM-161, VMM-161  Commanding Officers 
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History 

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last update 1. July 2013

written  19. April 2009

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