Beck, Wallace, ATC

Aviation Electronics Technician
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USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer (E-7)
Current/Last Primary Designator/NEC
AT-6668-EA-6B ECM OMA System Analyst
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Electronics Technician
Primary Unit
1978-1979, AT-6668, VAQ-136 Gauntlets
Previously Held Designator/NEC
AT-6658-AN/USM-470(V)1 Automatic Test System (ATS) On-Line Maint. Tech.
Service Years
1959 - 1979
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AT-Aviation Electronics Technician
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  1970-1971, AT-6668, VAQ-129 Vikings

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Petty Officer First Class (E-6)

AT-6668-EA-6B ECM OMA System Analyst

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 VAQ-129 Vikings Details

VAQ-129 Vikings
Heavy Attack Squadron 10 (VAH-10) flying the A-3 Skywarrior was re-designated Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron One Two Nine (TACELECWARON129) (VAQ-129) flying the EA-6B Prowlers on September 1, 1970. The change in name brought with it a change in mission. The first EA-6B standard version Prowler was delivered in January 1971. With its arrival, VAQ-129 commenced its career as the training squadron for EA-6B fleet commands.

Active September 1, 1970 - present
Country  United States of America
Branch United States Navy Seal United States Navy
Role Airborne Electronic Attack
Part of Commander Electronic Attack Wing Pacific
Nickname Vikings

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Parent Unit
Fixed Wing

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Last Updated: Oct 10, 2017
Memories For This Unit

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Jim Engen
Ron Payne
Paul Crookshank

My Photos For This Duty Station
AT1 Ray Beck
19 Members Also There at Same Time
VAQ-129 Vikings

Kohls, David, PO3, (1969-1975) AT AT-6622 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Culwell, Joe, CDR, (1968-1988) OFF 132X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Martens, William, LT, (1967-1971) OFF 135X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Pinnell, Robert, CDR, (1958-1992) OFF 132X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Brady Jr., George W., CPO, (1950-1973) AO AO-8323 Chief Petty Officer (E-7)
Elmore, Allen, MCPO, (1965-1986) YN YN-0000 Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Haney, Wilbur, PO1, (1958-1977) AM AM-0000 Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Lacy, Michael Scott, CPO AE AE-0000 Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Willette, John, PO1, (1962-1977) AME AME-9502 Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Collett, Charles Edward, CMC, (1962-1992) 00 8243 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Larson, Phillip, PO2, (1966-1972) AD ADJ-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Ruhlemann, Fred, PO2, (1968-1973) AE AE-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
BARTLETT, ROSCOE, PO3, (1968-1972) AD AD-0000 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Petty Sr, William, CDR, (1957-1993) Warrant Officer
Larson, Nels, CPO, (1956-1979) Chief Petty Officer (E-7)
Hurley, Charles, MCPO, (1962-1984) Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Switajewski, Thomas, PO1, (1965-1986) Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Green, David, PO3, (1967-1971) Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Rathbun, Dave, CPO, (1970-1997) Airman (E-3)

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