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History Quiz - week of Aug. 13

SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
Following its combat tour in France and Germany during World War II, the 50th Fighter Group returned to the United States on 7 August 1945.  At what Colorado airfield did the group land on that date?  The group landed at La Junta Army Air Field, where it inactivated on November 7, 1945.

This week's question:
Having arrived in Germany only three years earlier, the wing reported itself intact, fully operational, and mission ready at what French air base on August 1, 1956?

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