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51. stíhací skupina [1942-1945]

51st Fighter Group

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vytvořena jako 51st Pursuit Group (Interceptor) 20.11.1940
Aktivována 15.1.1941
Přetvořena na 51st Pursuit Group (Fighter) v březnu 1941
Přetvořena na 51st Fighter Group v květnu 1942
Deaktivována 13.12.1945
Aktivována 15.10.1946
Přetvořena na 51st Fighter - Interceptor Group v únoru 1950


SQUADRONY
16th - 1941 - 1945; 1946
25th - 1941 - 1945; 1946
26th - 1941 - 1945; 1946
449th - 1943 - 1945


STATIONS
Novato, Hamilton Field , 15.1.1941
Moreno Valley, March Field , 20.6.1941 - 11.1.1942
Karachi, Karachi Airport / , 14.3.1942
Dinjan, Dinjan Airfield / , 10.10.1942
Kunming, Kunming Airport / , 2.10.1943
India, září - listopad 1945
Tacoma, Fort Lewis , 12. - 13.12.1945
Yomitan, Yontan Airfield / , 15.10.1946
Naha, Naha Air Base / , 22.5.1947
Fukuoka, Itazuke Air Base / , 22.9.1950
Gonghang-dong, K-14 Kimpo Air Base , 24.10.1950
Fukuoka, Itazuke Air Base / , 3.1.1951
Tsuiki, Tsuiki Air Base / , 20.1.1951
Suwon, Suwon Auxiliare Air Base (K-13) , 27.7.1951
Naha, Naha Air Base , 1.8.1954


COMMANDERS
Col Homer L Sanders, 1941
Col John F Egan, 23.3.1943
Lt Col Samuel B Knowles Jr, 20.9.1943
Col Louis R Hughes Jr, 27.5.1944
Lt Col William E Blankenship, únor - 13.12.1945
Col Loring F Stetson Jr, 15.10.1946
Col Homer A Boushey, 12.4.1947
Lt Col James F McCarthy, 1.8.1947
Col Homer A Boushey, neznámé datum
Lt Col Bruce D Biddlecome, červen 1948
Lt Col Kenneth L Garrett, 7.3.1949
Lt Col Robert F Worley, 24.5.1949
Col John T Shields, 1.7.1949
Lt Col Irwin H Dregne, červen 1950
Col Oliver G Cellini, 1950
COl Irwin H Dregne, 24.4.1951
Lt Col John M Thacker, 21.7.1951
Lt Col George L Jones, 13.11.1951
Lt Col William M Shelton, březen 1952
Lt Col Albert S Kelly, červen 1952
Col Robert P Baldwin, leden 1953
Lt Col Harold C Gibson, srpen 1953
Col Malcolm E Norton, říjen 1953
Lt Col Harold G Shook, 23.3.1954
Lt Col William A Campbell, 9.7.1954
Col George V Williams, 10.8.1954


CAMPAIGNS
World War II - India - Burma
- China Defensive
- China Offensive
Korean War - UN Offensive
- CCF Intervention
- 1st UN Counteroffensive
- CCF Spring Offensive
- UN Summer - Fall Offensive
- Second Korean Winter
- Korea Summer - Fall, 1952
- Third Korean Winter
- Korea Summer - Fall, 1953


DECORATIONS
Distinguished Unit Citation - Korea, 28.11.1951 - 30.4.1953
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citations - září 1950 - 30.6.1951, 1,7,1951 - 31,3,1953
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