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History Quiz – Week of April 13


Last week’s question and answer:

What Air Force pilot, later assigned to the 50th Tactical Fighter Wing at Hahn Air Base, Germany, received the Medal of Honor January 19, 1967 for action in the A Shau Valley, Vietnam, March 10, 1966? That pilot was Maj. Bernard F. Fischer.


This week’s question:

What was the first jet fighter operated by crews of the 50th Fighter (now Operations) Group? 


Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at

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