369th Fighter Group
|369th Fighter Group|
|Branch||United States Army Air Forces|
The 369th Fighter Group is an inactive United States Air Force unit. Its last assignment was with Third Air Force, stationed at Stuttgart Army Airfield, Arkansas. It was inactivated on 10 August 1945.
The 369th was primarily a training group during World War II assigned initially to Fourth Air Force, than later to Third Air Force in March 1944. It took part in air-ground maneuvers and demonstrations, participating in the Louisiana Maneuvers in the summer of 1944 and in similar activities in the US until after V-J Day.
- Constituted as 369th Fighter Group on 26 May 1943
- Activated on 1 August 1943
- Redesignated 369th Fighter-Bomber Group in April 1944
- Redesignated 369th Fighter Group in June 1944
- Inactivated on 10 August 1945
- Hamilton Field, California, 1 August 1943
- Marysville Army Airfield, California, c. 5 November 1943
- Oroville Army Airfield, California, 28 January 1944
- Hamilton Field, California, 16 March 1944
- DeRidder Army Airbase, Louisiana, 28 March 1944
- Stuttgart Army Airfield, Arkansas, 8 February – 10 August 1945.
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- Maurer, Maurer (1983). Air Force Combat Units Of World War II. Maxwell AFB, Alabama: Office of Air Force History. ISBN 0-89201-092-4.