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84th Fighter Wing
Active 1943-1945
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Forces
Role Fighter Command and Control

The 84th Fighter Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the IX Tactical Air Command, based at Brunswick, Germany. It was inactivated on 12 August 1945.

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History

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Lineage

  • Constituted as 84th Fighter Wing on 4 Nov 1943
Activated on 10 Nov 1943
Disbanded on 12 Aug 1945.

Assignments

Stations

Components

  • Numerous groups attached for brief periods, no records maintained by USAFHRA

Operations

Performed bombing operations in Europe until V-E Day. Occupation duty in Germany.

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.
  • Johnson, David C. (1988), U.S. Army Air Forces Continental Airfields (ETO), D-Day to V-E Day; Research Division, USAF Historical Research Center, Maxwell AFB, Alabama.

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