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53. stíhací skupina [1942-1944]

53rd Fighter Group

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vytvořena jako 53rd Pursuit Group (Interceptor) 20.11.1940
Aktivována 15.1.1941
Přetvořena na 53rd Fighter Group v květnu 1942
Zrušena 1.5.1944
Znovuvytvořena a přetvořena na 53rd Fighter Group (Air Defense) 20.6.1955
Aktivována 18.8.1955


SQUADRONY
13th - 1941 - 1944; 1955
14th - 1941 - 1944; 1955
15th - 1941 - 1944
438th - 1943 - 1944


STATIONS
Tampa, MacDill Army Airfield , 15.1.1941
Tallahassee, Dale Mabry Army Airfield , 8.5. - 8.12.1941
Veracruz, Howard Air Base / , 1.1. - 10.11.1942
Tallahassee, Dale Mabry Army Airfield , 26.11.1942
Tampa, Drew Army Airfield , 7.1.1943
Fort Myers, Fort Myers Army Airfield , 5.2.1943 - 1.5.1944
Sioux City, Sioux City Municipal Airport , 18.8.1955


COMMANDERS
Maj Hugo P Rush, 15.1.1941
Maj Eugene C Fleming, 9.5.1941
Col Earl W Barnes, 1.6.1941
Lt Col Don L Wilhelm Jr, 28.6.1942
Col Morley F Slaght, 11.4.1943
Lt Col Anthony V Grossetta, 22.9.1943
Col Bryan B Harper, říjen 1943 - 1.5.1944
Col Malcolm A Moore, srpen 1955


CAMPAIGNS
American Theater


DECORATIONS
None
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