The 601st Tactical Control Wing is an inactive United States Air Force organization. This marked the completion of mobile radar expansion into Northern Germany. Any help would be appreciated. People That were Stationed at Hessisch Oldendorf Germany has 841 members. What a team we were looking back — from the bowling alley to fresh broachen sp Pohle — what a ride. He is dual-hatted as commander of the 89th Medical Group, Andrews Air Force Base, Md.
I hated that drive up their every day and the work inverment was the worst. My wife and I was their from 81 to 84, it was the best of times and the worst of times. Changes in Capability: An installation with no flying units. Origin of current name: Named after the town of Hessisch-Oldendorf in the Federal Republic of Germany. But on 15 February, the wing acquired yet another mission with the arrival of three Cessna 0-2A aircraft. The wing was first activated as the 601st Tactical Control Wing at Sembach in July 1968, when it replaced the 601st Tactical Control Group as the. The overall radar operation in Saudi Arabia was collectively known as Elf One.
We both are disabled now and on a fix income and making the best of life. You know, this place was in front of my nose for 22 years, and today I found out about the 609th, found these photos, its kind of surreal. Good ridings to that radar site. We were in the field once a month for a week the entire two years I was there. Christmas 2018 my wife and. Where the heck is the Sunny Zwei Horde? He commands more than 1,650 personnel, delivering quality medical care to more than 440,000 eligible beneficiaries in the national capitol area. I was stationed at the 609th from April of 1986 to April of 1988 as a 2Lt — my first assignment and by far my most challenging of my 22 yr career.
Being so new and not qualified yet on the scope, I was put into Security as an augmentee. Any help would be appreciated. Forces in Germany Labor Service and Civilian Support Organization 1956 thru 1976. A modification was completed in computer programming which created 4,096 possible codes for aircraft identification. July 1977 - September 1978, commander, 761st Radar Squadron, North Bend Air Force Station, Ore. I shared the Dunage truck with Tony Ralph Matter. July 1985 - September 1986, director of programs, Headquarters U.
I am sure most of it is nonesense, but I am sure you are not allowed to talk about it, too, so no way of finding out. In 1993, more than half the 601st air control assets deployed to Italy in support of Operation Deny Flight, the United Nations-sponsored operations that established a no-fly zone over Bosnia-Herzegovina. Both locations are now closed but if you were there back then, I hope you find this blog an entertaining look back. However, numerous problems arose which precluded the plan from being completed quickly. Christmas 2018 my wife and I traveled to Hessisch Oldendorf, Germany to spend time and celebrate with Family and friends. Yes, there were even a few Navy folks over there! July 1967 - July 1970, general dentist and assistant base dental surgeon, Royal Air Force Upper Heyford, England 3.
I will send in some additional pics. Hessisch-Oldendorf Air Station, Germany Contact Us; Air Force Bases Hessisch-Oldendorf Air Station, Germany. Particularly, a firm delivery date could not be established for the first radar which was to be used as a training device. It was inactivated on 30 April 1995. May 1992 - July 1993, director of operations, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. The general was commissioned through the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps program at the University of Tennessee and entered the Air Force in 1965. Mike I remember you, I hope you are well.
May 1991 - May 1992, deputy chief of staff for plans, Headquarters Air Force Space Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. He is also the principal adviser on all dental matters and ensures the coordination of dental activities with those of the medical service for the prime purpose of effecting a total and complete health program in full support of the Air Force military mission. Saudi Arabia detachment War broke out between Iran and Iraq on 22 September 1980. Almquist is assistant surgeon general for dental services, Office of the Surgeon General, Headquarters U. July 1972 - July 1975, chief of the department of general dentistry and assistant director for the general practice residency program, Chanute Air Force Base, Ill.
Blessings to all who read this! Hessisch Oldendorf was the site of a former Royal Netherlands Air Force Hawk missile battery headquarters and the other two locations were its satellite missile launch sites. Equipment for these sites came from a tactical control unit at Cannon Air Force Base,. Wow — what a blast from my past. January 1970 - July 1977, configuration manager for the Semiautomatic Ground Equipment Air Defense System, Headquarters Aerospace Defense Command, Colorado Springs, Colo. He has commanded at the wing, group and squadron level.
This was the first time wing aircraft deployed to Spain for this type training. This is a first-class historical website!!! July 1984 - July 1988, director of dental services, Ehrling Bergquist Strategic Hospital, Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. What was the name of your other Partner, skinny dark haired Sgt? I retired from 23 years of combined active and Guard time. I often think of those who were assignmed with me there. Any help would be appreciated. Changes in Status: Closed 1991? Yet another major equipment modification occurred on 1 September 1969.