332d Fighter-Interceptor Squadron is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with the 4683rd Air Defense Wing, stationed at Thule AB, Greenland. It was inactivated on 31 May 1965.
History [ edit ]
Trained replacement pilots, September 1942 – March 1944, and furnished cadres for fighter squadrons, January–December 1943. Air defense of the Northeastern United States, 1955–1959; Air Defense of the South-Central United States, 1959–1960; Air Defense of North American continent, 1960–1965.
Lineage [ edit ]
332d Fighter Squadron on 24 June 1942
Activated on 10 July 1942
Disbanded on 31 March 1944
Reconstituted, and re-designated
332d Fighter-Interceptor Squadron, on 11 February 1953
Activated on 27 March 1953
Inactivated on 31 May 1965.
Assignments [ edit ]
Stations [ edit ]
Hamilton Field, California, 30 July 1942
Paine Field, Washington, 14 July 1942
Santa Anna Army Airbase, California, 10 September 1942
Ontario AAF, California, 28 August 1943
Santa Anna Army Airbase, California, 7 October 1943 – 31 March 1944
Aircraft [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Air Force Historical Research Agency.
A Handbook of Aerospace Defense Organization 1946 - 1980, by Lloyd H. Cornett and Mildred W. Johnson, Office of History, Aerospace Defense Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado
USAF Aerospace Defense Command publication, The Interceptor, January 1979 (Volume 21, Number 1).
External links [ edit ]