History Quiz – week of Nov. 10
By Randy Saunders , 50th Space Wing historian
/ Published November 08, 2016
SCHRIEVER AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. --
Last week’s question and answer:
What 50th Space Wing unit was first established Nov. 20, 1940, and activated Jan. 15, 1941? That organization was the 50th Pursuit (later Fighter, Fighter-Bomber, Tactical Fighter, Operations) Group.
This week’s question:
During October and November 1962, the 50th Tactical Fighter Wing (now 50th Space Wing) hosted what additional squadron as part of a buildup of forces resulting from the crisis in the Caribbean?
Responses to the quiz questions can be emailed to the 50th Space Wing historian at firstname.lastname@example.org.