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Alfred M. Solomon
Ground Crew Chief
57th FG - 65th FS - 12th AF

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Units

  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force


    The 12th Air Force was established in the USA during the Second World War to provide the Army Air Force component of Operation Torch (the invasion of French North Africa) in 1942. The Air Force initially moved to England for training before...

  • 57th Fighter Group

    57th Fighter Group

    Group
    The group was first activated as the 57th Pursuit Group in January 1941, flying P-40 Warhawks as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later assigned to the I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York.[3] It trained in New England and...

  • 65th Fighter Squadron

    65th Fighter Squadron

    Squadron
    Formed as a P-40 Warhawk pursuit squadron in January 1941 as part of the Army Air Corps Northeast Defense Sector (later I Fighter Command) at Mitchel Field, New York. Trained in New England and provided air defense of the northeast after the Japanese...

People

  • Alfred Solomon

    Military | Staff Sergeant (3rd Grade) | Ground Crew Chief

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
24 March 2020 20:52:33 466thHistorian Created entry with caption, unit associations and person associations
Sources

https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1265/43135_b179878_00126?pid=322352...

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