Monthly Archives: July 2012

Activation of the 371st Fighter Group

The 371st Fighter Group, the World War II ancestor of the 142nd Fighter Wing, was activated on July 15, 1943 at Richmond Army Air Base in Virginia.  The 371st Fighter Group, commanded by Colonel Bingham T. “Bing” Kleine, went on … Continue reading

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Welcome to WordPress.com! This is your very first post. Click the Edit link to modify or delete it, or start a new post. If you like, use this post to tell readers why you started this blog and what you … Continue reading

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