History Quiz - week of July 6
50th Space Wing Public Affairs
/ Published July 03, 2017
Last week’s question and answer:
The mythical beast comprising the emblem of the 50th Space Wing is what kind of creature?
The beast is an Opinicus, similar to the Gryphon or Griffin.
BONUS: From where did the wing derive its emblem?
The emblem was first used by the 50th Pursuit (now Operations) Group beginning in 1942.
This week’s question:
On Sept. 1, 1959, the 50th Tactical Fighter Wing’s headquarters and some support elements returned to Hahn Air Base, Germany, from a three year assignment at what base in France?
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