Norfolk Fighter Wing
|Norfolk Fighter Wing|
|Branch||United States Army Air Force|
|Engagements||World War II|
The wing reported to First Air Force and was responsible for the air defense of the Norfolk area during World War II. The unit was not manned after July 1944, and inactivated after the end of the war on 3 April 1946.
The unit was constituted as the "Norfolk Air Defense Wing" on 6 August 1942 and activated on 11 August 1942. It was inactivated on 3 April 1946 and disbanded on 8 October 1948.
It operated with attached AAF organizations and co-operating naval aircraft.
- Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.