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Trinidad Wing, Antilles Air Command

The Trinidad Wing, Antilles Air Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with Sixth Air Force, based at Waller Field, Trinidad. It was inactivated on 15 March 1944.

Trinidad Wing, Antilles Air Command
Active1941-1944
CountryUnited States
BranchUnited States Army Air Forces
RoleCommand and Control

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HistoryEdit

Engaged in antisubmarine operations.

LineageEdit

  • Established as the Caribbean Interceptor Command on 3 June 1941
Redesignated VI Interceptor Command on 17 October 1941
Redesignated VI Fighter Command in May 1942
Redesignated Trinidad Wing, Antilles Air Command in October 1943.
Disbanded on 15 March 1944

AssignmentsEdit

StationsEdit

Units assignedEdit

Wing

Group

59th Bombardment Squadron, 21 July 1942-19 March 1943 (Attached)

Squadron

(Under Operational Control)

ReferencesEdit

  This article incorporates public domain material from the Air Force Historical Research Agency website http://www.afhra.af.mil/.

  • Maurer, Maurer, ed. (1983) [1961]. Air Force Combat Units of World War II (PDF) (reprint ed.). Washington, DC: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-912799-02-1. LCCN 61060979.