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History Quiz – week of Dec. 8


Last week’s question and answer:
On Nov. 23, 2011, the 23rd Space Operations Squadron, New Boston Air Force Station, New Hampshire, received word of its selection for what award?  On that date, the squadron received notification of its selection for the Thomas D. White Environmental Restoration Award.

This week’s question:
On Dec. 8, 1957, what key component of the 50th Fighter-Bomber Wing inactivated as part of an Air Force-wide reorganization of wings?

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

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