1950s Deployments

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5 January 1956 to 31 May 1956 as HS-2 Detachment "Nan"

  Detachment Officer in Charge: Lcdr  Dougal D. Mackay
  Aboard: USS Princeton CV-37
  Air Group: Unk
  Aircraft Flown: HO4S Chickasaw
  Modex:  HVxx
  AREA, Ports, Exercises, Operations, Etc.: Pearl Harbor, HI; WESTPAC; Bangkok, Thailand; Yokosuka, Japan; Manila Bay, PI; Subic Bay, PI; Okinawa; Kure, Japan and Keelung, Taiwan
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1 June 1956 to ? August 1956

  Acting Commanding Officer: Lcdr  Dougal D. Mackay  
  Aboard: USS Princeton CV-37  
  Air Group: Unk  
  Aircraft Flown: HO4S Chickasaw  
  Modex:  PFxx  
  AREA, Ports, Exercises, Operations, Etc.: HS-6 commissioned 1 Jume 1956; WESTPAC, Sasebo, Japan; Hong Kong
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13 January 1958 to 25 July 1958

  Commanding Officers: Ernest C. Harris, Jr. & Earl F. Oglesby
  Aboard: USS Philippine Sea CVS-47
  Air Group: Unk
  Aircraft Flown: HSS-1 Seabat
  Modex: UDxx
  AREA, Ports, Exercises, Operations, Etc.: Pearl Harbor, HI;  WESTPAC; Subic Bay, PI; Manila Bay, PI; Yokosuka, Japan; Okinawa; Hong Kong and Singapore
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4 September 1959 to 18 March 1960

  Commanding Officer: John B. Cabell  
  Aboard: Kearsarge CVS-33  
  Air Group: CVSG-53  
  Aircraft Flown: HSS-1 Seabat  
  Modex: UDxx  
  AREA, Ports, Exercises, Operations, Etc.: Pearl Harbor, HI; WESTPAC; typhoon relief in Nagoya, Japan; Yokosuka, Japan; Kobe, Japan; Subic Bay, PI; Buckner Bay, Okinawa; Sasebo, Japan, Hong Kong

Updated:06/03/15