The II Air Support Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit. It was last assigned to Second Air Force, based at Biggs Field, Texas. It was inactivated on 22 December 1945.
The unit participated in various air-ground maneuvers, supported ground units in training, and put on air support demonstrations.
- Constituted as II Air Support Command on 21 August 1941
- Activated on 1 September 1941
- Redesignated II Ground Air Support Command in April 1942
- Redesignated II Air Support Command in September 1942
- Redesignated II Tactical Air Division in August 1943
- Inactivated on 22 December 1945
- Disbanded on 8 October 1948.
- Attached to III Ground Air [later, III Air] Support Command, 7 September 1942-5 August 1943
- Fort Douglas, Utah, 1 September 1941
- Will Rogers Field, Oklahoma, c. October 1941
- Birmingham MAP, Alabama, c. 1 April 1942
- Geiger Field, Washington, 26 May 1942
- Reno Army Air Base, Nevada, 27 May 1942
- Colorado Springs Army Air Base, Colorado, July 1942
- Barksdale Field, Louisiana, 15 March 1943
- DeRidder Army Airbase, Louisiana, c. 31 March 1944
- Stuttgart Army Airfield, Arkansas, February 1945
- Barksdale Field, Louisiana, c. 12 November 1945
- Biggs Field, Texas, c. 23 November-22 December 1945.
This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.
- Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.