History Quiz - week of July 24
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published July 22, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
The 50th Space Wing first activated June 1, 1949. This week, the base is celebrating "Schriever Week" marking 65 years as Masters of Space. On Jan. 30, 1992, the 50th replaced what wing that had served as the host at Falcon AFB since 1985? The 50th replaced the 2nd Space Wing at Falcon Air Force Base (now Schriever).
This week's question:
The 50th Pursuit (later Operations) Group had one ace during its combat operations in Europe in World War II. Who was that pilot?
Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50 SW/HO at firstname.lastname@example.org.