369th Fighter Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with Third Air Force, stationed at Stuttgart Army Airfield, Arkansas. It was inactivated on 10 August 1945.
The 369th was primarily a training group during
World War II assigned initially to Fourth Air Force, than later to Third Air Force in March 1944. It took part in air-ground maneuvers and demonstrations, participating in the Louisiana Maneuvers in the summer of 1944 and in similar activities in the US until after V-J Day.
History [ edit ]
Lineage [ edit ]
369th Fighter Group on 26 May 1943
Activated on 1 August 1943
369th Fighter-Bomber Group in April 1944 Redesignated
369th Fighter Group in June 1944 Inactivated on 10 August 1945
Assignments [ edit ]
Stations [ edit ]
Hamilton Field, California, 1 August 1943
Marysville Army Airfield, California, c. 5 November 1943
Oroville Army Airfield, California, 28 January 1944
Hamilton Field, California, 16 March 1944
DeRidder Army Airbase, Louisiana, 28 March 1944
Stuttgart Army Airfield, Arkansas, 8 February – 10 August 1945.
Components [ edit ]
398th Fighter Squadron: 1943–1945
399th Fighter Squadron: 1943–1945
400th Fighter Squadron: 1943–1945
References [ edit ]
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.
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