52d Troop Carrier Wing

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The 52d Troop Carrier Wing (52 TCW) is a disbanded unit of the United States Air Force.wikipedia
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313th Expeditionary Operations Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
Two days later, 11 July 1943, the 313th Group led the stream of troop carrier units of the 52d Troop Carrier Wing bringing reinforcements, planning to drop paratroops near Gela.

316th Operations Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
In February 1943 the 316th TCG became a part of the 52nd Troop Carrier Wing of the Northwest African Troop Carrier Command in the official Allied air force organization in the Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO).

314th Operations Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
52d Transport Wing, 15 June 1942

I Troop Carrier Command

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It was a major training organization for I Troop Carrier Command, from 1942 to 1943, training subordinate units in the United States prior to overseas deployment.
52d Troop Carrier Wing: 5 June 1942 – 8 May 1943, July 1945-27 August 1946

315th Operations Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
It became part of the 52d Troop Carrier Wing of IX Troop Carrier Command.

349th Operations Group

349th Troop Carrier Group
Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
52d Troop Carrier Wing, 30 April 1945

61st Air Base Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
52d Troop Carrier Wing, 6 August 1942

106th Fighter-Interceptor Wing

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The 106th Bombardment Wing at Brooklyn, and 107th Fighter Wing at Niagara Falls formed and were simultaneously allotted to the NY ANG and activated to replace the 52d, reporting directly to the New York National Guard Adjutant General in Albany.
As a result, the 52d Fighter Wing was withdrawn from the Air National Guard and inactivated on 31 October 1950.

Allied invasion of Sicily

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The wing's five groups also carried Army parachutists and towed gliders during Operation Husky.
The 52nd Troop Carrier Wing lost 23 of 144 С-47s to friendly fire; there were 318 casualties with 83 dead.

434th Operations Group

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Groups present for the invasion training were the 61st Troop Carrier Group, 313th Troop Carrier Group, 314th Troop Carrier Group, 315th Troop Carrier Group, 316th Troop Carrier Group, 349th Troop Carrier Group, and 434th Troop Carrier Group.
52d Troop Carrier Wing, 4 October 1945

107th Attack Wing

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The 106th Bombardment Wing at Brooklyn, and 107th Fighter Wing at Niagara Falls formed and were simultaneously allotted to the NY ANG and activated to replace the 52d, reporting directly to the New York National Guard Adjutant General in Albany.
It was assigned to the NY Air National Guard 52d Fighter Wing.

106th Rescue Wing

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106th Bombardment Group, 3 October 1947 – 31 October 1950
It was assigned to the NY Air National Guard 52d Fighter Wing.

433d Operations Group

433d Troop Carrier Group
433d Troop Carrier Group: February 1943 – 19 March 1943
52d Troop Carrier Wing, February 1943

139th Airlift Squadron

139th Fighter Squadron139th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron139th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron
The squadron was equipped with F-47D Thunderbolts and was initially assigned to the New York ANG 52d Fighter Wing, later to the 107th Fighter Group in November 1948.

IX Troop Carrier Command

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IX Troop Carrier Command, 17 February 1944 – July 1945
A second wing, the 52d Troop Carrier Wing, arrived from Sicily on 17 February 1944.

370th Air Expeditionary Wing

10th Transport Group10th Troop Carrier Group370th Air Expeditionary Advisory Group
10th Troop Carrier Group: 4 October 1942 – 13 February 1943
52d Troop Carrier Wing, 4 October 1942

Angads Airport

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Oujda Airfield, French Morocco, 8 May 1943
HQ 52d Troop Carrier Wing, 8 May – July 1943

RAF Cottesmore

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RAF Cottesmore (AAF-489), England, 17 February 1944
The 316th TCG was part of the 52d Troop Carrier Wing.

Kairouan Airfield

Kairouan Airfield, Tunisia, July 1943
52d Troop Carrier Wing, July–September 1943

Agrigento Airfield

Agrigento Airfield, Sicily, 1 September 1943 – 13 February 1944
Later, it was a command and control base for the 52d Troop Carrier Wing from 1 September 1943-13 February 1944.

New York Air National Guard

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It was last assigned to the New York Air National Guard (NY ANG) as the 52d Fighter Wing, being stationed at Westchester County Airport, New York.

Westchester County Airport

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It was last assigned to the New York Air National Guard (NY ANG) as the 52d Fighter Wing, being stationed at Westchester County Airport, New York.

National Guard Bureau

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It was inactivated on 31 October 1950 and the unit designation withdrawn and returned to the Air Force by the National Guard Bureau.

Wing (military aviation unit)

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The wing was established and activated as an airlift unit, the 52d Transport Wing on 15 June 1942.