The 356th Tactical Airlift Squadron patch features the winged horse,
"Pegasus". It was the logo of the Fairchild Aircraft Company, the builder of the
The latin phrase, "VICTOR VIAM DUCAT", (Let a Winner Lead the Way) was added to give the patch a touch of class.
This information was provided by Ken Race, the designer of the 356th Squadron Patch.
Squadron Commanders: 356th TAS
Lubbe, Robert 1953-1955 Brickner, Darl 1955-1957 Rockenstein, John 1957- Yerian, Carl Griswold, Richard Townsley, Justin Riddle, James 1970-1972 Laird, David 1972-1974 Evans, Richard 1974-1975 Fryburger, Virgil 1975- Maurer, James Conant, Ernie Trott, Jerry Lavin, Paul Wilson, John Shondel, Robert 1994-1999 Kries, Keith 1999-2002 Dominguez, Brian 2002-Current