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History Quiz – week of June 2


Last week’s question and answer:
The 50th Network Operations Group traces its lineage to the 1879th Communication Squadron.  Where was the squadron first activated?  The squadron first activated Nov. 1, 1965, at Nha Trang Airport, South Vietnam.

This week’s question:
During the Vietnam War, the 1879th Communication Squadron earned 15 campaign streamers and one decoration.  What decoration did the squadron receive?

Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to 50th Space Wing historian at

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