10th Fighter Wing

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10th Fighter Wing
Active 1 October 1942 – 1 December 1943
Disbanded 1 December 1943
Country  United States
Allegiance  United States Air Force
Role Fighter Command and Control

The 10th Fighter Wing was a unit of the United States Army Air Forces. Its last assignment was with the Fourth Air Force, based at Hamilton Army Airfield, California. It was inactivated on 1 December 1943.


Assigned to Fourth Air Force as prewar Pursuit Wing, remained active at Hamilton Field, California until 1 December 1943.


  • Constituted as 10th Pursuit Wing on 1 December 1940
Activated on 10 December 1940
Inactivated on 7 December 1941.
  • Redesignated 10th Fighter Wing and activated on 1 October 1942
Inactivated on 1 May 1943
  • Disbanded on 1 December 1943





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

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