History Quiz - week of June 12
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published June 09, 2014
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Last week's answer:
On June 2, 1951, the 50th Fighter-Interceptor (now Space) Wing underwent what organizational action? On that date, the 50th Fighter-Interceptor (now Space) wing inactivated at Otis Air Force Base, Massachusetts.
This week's question:
True or False. On June 6, 1944, allied forces launched Operation Overlord, the invasion of continental Europe along France's Normandy beaches. The 50th Operations Group participated in Overlord.
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