1204th Aviation Support Battalion

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1204th Aviation Support Battalion
1204 Spt Bn CoA.jpg
Distinctive unit insignia
Disbanded 10 January 2016
Country United States
Branch Army
Type Aviation Support
Motto(s) "Wings of Thunder"
Decorations Meritorious Unit Commendation

The 1204th Aviation Support Battalion (ASB) is a unit in the Kentucky Army National Guard that inactivated January 10, 2016.[1] The unit deployed to Iraq in support of Operation New Dawn (Iraq, 2010–2011) on October 1, 2011.[2]

Service in Iraq[edit]

The unit earned the Meritorious Unit Commendation for service in support of military operations from 23 August 2011 to 10 August 2012 during the unit's deployment in Iraq in support of Operations New Dawn and Enduring Freedom.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northern Kentucky unit inactivated". Kentuckyguard.com. Retrieved 2016-01-27. 
  2. ^ "History in the making: the 1204th Aviation Support Battalion, the last Kentucky National Guard unit out of Iraq". Kentuckyguard.com. Retrieved 2016-01-27. 
  3. ^ Kentucky unit receives Meritorious Unit Citation, Kentucky National Guard, 19 December 2016. Retrieved 18 March 2017.