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History Quiz – week of Nov. 17


Last week’s question and answer:
During October and November 1962, the 50th Tactical Fighter Wing (now 50th Space Wing) hosted what additional squadron as part of a buildup of forces resulting from the crisis in the Caribbean? During the Cuban Missile Crisis, the 50 TFW hosted the 435th Tactical Fighter Squadron.

This week’s question:
Which of the wing’s tactical fighter squadrons joined the wing Nov. 15, 1976?

Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to the 50th Space Wing historian at

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