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II Air Support Command
Active 1941-1945
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Forces
Type Command and Control

The II Air Support Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to Second Air Force, based at Biggs Field, Texas. It was inactivated on 22 December 1945.

The unit participated in various air-ground maneuvers, supported ground units in training, and put on air support demonstrations.

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  • Constituted as II Air Support Command on 21 Aug 1941
Activated on 1 Sep 1941
Redesignated II Ground Air Support Command in Apr 1942
Redesignated II Air Support Command in Sep 1942
Redesignated II Tactical Air Division in Aug 1943
Inactivated on 22 Dec 1945
Disbanded on 8 Oct 1948.

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Components

Attached to III Ground Air [later, III Air] Support Command, 7 Sep 1942-5 Aug 1943

Stations

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.

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