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4705th Defense Wing

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Active 1952
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Fighter Interceptor
Role Air Defense
Size Wing
Part of Air Defense Command
Garrison/HQ Norton Air Force Base

The 4705th Defense Wing is an inactive United States Air Force organization. Its last assignment was with the 27th Air Division, being stationed at Norton Air Force Base, California. It was inactivated on 1 March 1952

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Lineage

  • Established as 4705th Defense Wing on 1 Feb 1952
Inactivated on 1 Mar 1952

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Components

Stations

Operations

Placeholder unit absorbing remaining personnel and equipment of 1st Fighter Wing (Air Defense) at Norton after units reassignment to Selfridge AFB, Michigan. Inactivated and components reassigned to 94th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron at George AFB.

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References

PD-icon.svg This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.

  • Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0892010924.
  • Ravenstein, Charles A. (1984). Air Force Combat Wings Lineage and Honors Histories 1947-1977. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0912799129.

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