End of an Era: Last Prowler Squadron is Retired

End of an Era: Last Prowler Squadron is Retired

March 13, 2019

 
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HAVELOCK — A March 8 ceremony held at the Cherry Point Marine Base in Havelock marked the retirement of the last Squadron of EA-6B Prowlers, the Death Jesters.

The Death Jesters, who have been in service for 44 years, flew their final combat mission on Feb. 28 and had been deployed last year in support of military operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria.>>READ MORE