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Seattle Fighter Wing
Active 1942-1944
Country United States
Branch United States Army Air Force
Role Fighter
Engagements World War II

The Seattle Fighter Wing is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the IV Fighter Command, stationed at Seattle Airport, Washington It was inactivated on 7 Jun 1944

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  • Constituted as Seattle Air Defense Wing on 6 Aug 1942
Activated on 11 Aug 1942
Redesignated Seattle Fighter Wing in Jul 1943
Disbanded on 7 Jun 1944.

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Operations

Provided air defense for the Seattle area. Also trained fighter groups and personnel.

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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