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11th Fighter Wing

Constituted as 11th Pursuit Wing on 19 Oct 1940. Activated on 18 Dec 1940. Inactivated on 1 Oct 1941.

Redesignated 11th Fighter Wing. Activated on 1 Nov 1942. Assigned to Eighth AF but attached to Third AF for manning and training. No groups were assigned. Inactivated in the US on 1 May 1943. Disbanded on 1 Dec 1943.

Groups. 54th: 1941. 55th: 1941.

Stations. Hamilton Field, Calif, 18 Dec 1940; Portland, Ore, Jun-1 Oct 1941. Drew Field, Fla, 1 Nov 1942-1 May 1943.

Commanders. Unkn.

Campaigns. None.

Decorations. None.

Data from Air Force Combat Units of World War II By Maurer, Maurer, Published 1986

Constituted as 11th Pursuit Wing on 19 Oct 1940. Activated on 18 Dec 1940. Inactivated on 1 Oct 1941.

Redesignated 11th Fighter Wing. Activated on 1 Nov 1942. Assigned to Eighth AF but attached to Third AF for manning and training. No groups were assigned. Inactivated in the US on 1 May 1943. Disbanded on 1 Dec 1943.

Groups. 54th: 1941. 55th: 1941.

Stations. Hamilton Field, Calif, 18 Dec 1940; Portland, Ore, Jun-1 Oct 1941. Drew Field, Fla, 1 Nov 1942-1 May 1943.

Commanders. Unkn.

Campaigns. None.

Decorations. None.

Data from Air Force Combat Units of World War II By Maurer, Maurer, Published 1986



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