The DET 3 is one of 5 detachement of the VRC-40 RAWHIDE. It is attached to an aircraft carrier. Mostly to the IKE!

         
VRC-40 DET 3 HST Y.F.O PER
DIEM ON THE REG.... TRAPS ON THE REG....
FREAKING THREE 2012 THREE THE HARD WAY  
 ON A MISSION FROM COD
TOUGH GUYS
VRC-40 DET 3 JAN-JUL 2010
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower IKE (CVN-69)
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower IKE (CVN-69)  CVW-7 MED/GULF  

 

NOTE: Gray (b/w) patches are not in my collection and I'm looking for an original patch. If you have some extra, please contact me. This would be much appreciated. Thanks!

 

YEAR AIRCRAFT CARRIER C-2A BuNo (Modex/Side Number) OPERATION REMARKS
1993-94 USS AMERICA (CV-66) ( 1 ) (AB-45) / (AB-46) MED / GULF CVW-1
2002 USS JOHN F KENNEDY (CV-67) ( 2 ) 1621XX (41) / 1621XX (55) (52!) ENDURING FREEDOM LCDR Westfall; LT Litkowski; LT Walborn; LTJG Perle; LT Dotson; LT Withey; LT Cramer
2003 USS (53) / (55) IRAQI FREEDOM  
2004 USS GEORGE WASHINGTON 1621XX (53) / 1621XX (55)   LCDR Trey Hayden
2010 USS DWIGHT D EISENHOWER      
2012 USS DWIGHT D EISENHOWER      
2016 USS      

 

Reference ( Source ):

1 =
2 = USS JOHN F KENNEDY (CV-67) Cruise book 2002