Air Police & Security Police Squadrons
of the 7th & 13th Air Forces
We served with of in Vietnam & Thailand
during the Vietnam War.
 

Vietnam Security Police Association, Inc. (USAF) is an association for USAF Vietnam War Veterans who served in Vietnam or Thailand between July 1, 1958 and May 15, 1975, as Air/Security Police (Permanent Change of Station, TDY, or as an Augmentee).

  • 3rd SPS, Assigned Biên Hòa AB, 8 Nov 1965-15 Mar 1971.
  • 8th SPS, Assigned Ubon RTAFB, Thailand, 8 Dec 1965-16 Sep 1974.
  • 12th SPS, Assigned Cam Ranh Bay AB, 8 Nov 1965; Phu Cat AB, 31 Mar 1970-17 Nov 1971.
  • 14th SPS, Assigned Nha Trang AB, 8 Apr 1966-15 Oct 1969.
  • 23rd ABG/APS, Assigned Đà Nàng AB, 27 Jun 1963 - 18 Jul 1965.
  • 31st SPS, Assigned Tuy Hoa AB, 15 Jul 1967-15 Oct 1970.
  • 34th ABG APS, Biên Hòa AB / Qui Nhon AB (c.1964-1965).
  • 35th APS , Assigned Đà Nàng AB, 8 Apr 1966; Phan Rang AB: 10 Oct 1966-31 Jul 1971.
  • 37th SPS, Mar 1966; Phu Cat AB, 1 Aug 1966-31 Mar 1970.
  • 56th SPS, Assigned Nakhon Phanom RTAFB, Thailand, 8 Apr 1967-30 Jun 1975.
  • 306th SPS , Tuy Hoa AB
  • 315th SPS, Assigned Phan Rang AB: 1971- 1972.
  • 327th CSG...
  • 355th APS, Assigned Takhli RTAFB, Thailand, 1 Jan 1966-20 Aug 1969; Redesignated 355th SPS, 7 Mar 1967; and Assigned 355th SPS, Takhli RTAFB, Thailand, 27 Jun 1972-31 Oct 1972.
  • 366th SPS, Assigned Phan Rang AB: 8 Feb 1966; Đà Nàng AB, 10 Oct 1966-Oct 1972.
  • 377th SPS, Assigned Tan Son Nhut AB, 8 Apr 1966-28 Mar 1973.
  • 388th SPS, Assigned Korat RTAFB, Thailand, 8 Apr 1966-15 Aug 1973.
  • 405th APS, Assigned Tan Son Nhut AB, TDY, 1965.
  • 432nd SPS, Assigned Udorn AB, Thailand, 18 Sep 1966-27 Jan 1973.
  • 483rd SPS, Assigned Cam Ranh Bay AB, 31 Mar 1970-31 May 1972.
  • 620th TCS, SPS, Det 1, 620th TCSq., Đông Hà Air Field.
  • 621st TCS, SPS, Det 3-8, 621st TCSq., Vung Tau AB.
  • 631st CSG/SPS, Don Muang RTAFB
  • 632nd SPS, Assigned Binh Thuy AB, 1 Jul 1968-31 Mar 1970.
  • 633rd SPS, Assigned Pleiku AB, 8 Apr 1966-28 Mar 1973.
  • 635th SPS, Assigned U-Tapao AB, Thailand, 8 Jul 1966-20 Jun 1976.
  • 637thAPS/SPS, Assigned Tuy Hoa AB, SVN, 15 Oct 1966-15 Jul 1967 .
  • 645th SPS, U-Tapao Beach, Gulf of Tonkin (?).
  • 804th SPS...
  • 821st CSPS, Assigned Phan Rang AB: Apr-Aug 1968; and, Aug 1969-Feb 1971.
  • 822rd CSPS, Assigned Phan Rang AB: Aug 1968-Mar 1969.
  • 823rd CSPS, Assigned Phan Rang AB: Mar-Aug 1969.
  • 825th CDS, Udorn RTAFB, 1966-1967
  • 1041st CSPS, (USAF Test) Assigned Phu Cat AB, Jan-Jul 1967.
  • 6220th ABG 33d Tac Group, APS, Tan Son Nhut AB (c.1962-1963).
  • 6222nd ABS, APS, DN AB.
  • 6250th ABG, APS, TSN AB (c.1965).
  • 6251st SPS, Biên Hòa AB, c. 1971-1972
  • 6252nd APS, Assigned Đà Nàng 18 Jul 1965; Inactivated 8 Apr 1966.
  • 6254th APS / SPS, Assigned Pleiku AB, Apr 1965-8 Apr 1966; 31 Mar 1970-30 Apr 1972.
  • 6280th APS, Assigned Takhli RTAFB, Thailand, 1973-1974.
  • 6498th SPS, Assigned Đà Nàng 31 Oct 1972 to 1973. 6924th SS, Assigned Đà Nàng. Security Police were assigned to this "Security Squadron" unit and were not part of the complement of SP of the 366th CSG, 366th TFW. However, they were Security Police assigned to and by Hq, USAF Security Service.
  • DETACHMENTS: The "Security Squadrons" and Detachments were responsible for electronic communications security. The SP's assigned to Security Squadrons provided physical security at such sites and locations. The same was true for all radar sites, etceteras. Also, sometime after the 14th left Nha Trang the SP's at Nha Trang became "Det 1 483d SPS". It may be impossible to ever list all the SS and SPS's we were assigned to... the only thing we can do and say--SP's were attached to various units to provide security for USAF personnel and resources.

  • DET: 90th SOS (Det 1, 483d ABG) SPS, at Nha Trang was formed when the 14th deactivated on 15 Oct 69.
  • DET: 341st SPS (TDY).
  • DET: 620th TCS, SPS, Det 1, 620th TCSq., Đông Hà Air Field.
  • DET: 621st TCS, SPS, Det 3-8, 621st TCSq., Vung Tau AB.

 

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