XXVI Fighter Command

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The XXVI Fighter Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit.wikipedia
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United States Air Forces Southern Command

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It was assigned to Sixth Air Force throughout its existence.

1st Special Operations Wing

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The Command and Control responsibilities of the surviving former Squadrons of the Group then came under the umbrella of the XXVI Fighter Command.

24th Fighter Squadron

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In addition, between November 1942 and 11 January 1943, the Squadron also had a solitary Douglas P-70 night fighter, which it maintained and operated on behalf of the XXVI Fighter Command at Albrook.

29th Training Systems Squadron

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Effective 1 November 1943, with the dissolution of the 16th Fighter Group, the squadron was subordinated directly to the XXVI Fighter Command.

28th Test and Evaluation Squadron

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In November 1943, the Squadron was assigned directly to XXVI Fighter Command, and by December, the unit had been re-equipped with Bell P-39Q Airacobras.

30th Fighter-Bomber Squadron

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With the dissolution of its parent 37th Fighter Group, the Squadron was assigned directly to the XXVI Fighter Command from 1 November 1943.

51st Fighter Squadron

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In November, its parent 32d Fighter Group was disbanded and the squadron was assigned directly to the XXVI Fighter Command.

United States Air Force

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The XXVI Fighter Command is an inactive United States Air Force unit.

Panama Canal Zone

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It was based at Albrook Field, Canal Zone.

32nd Air Operations Squadron

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However, despite the assignment to Antilles Air Command, a detachment of the Squadron was noted at Howard Field in the Panama Canal Zone detached to XXVI Fighter Command.

Calzada Larga Airport

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The USAAF XXVI Fighter Command 29th Fighter Squadron used the airfield from 17 May 1942 – 25 March 1944, flying A-24 Dauntless dive bombers.

Madden Army Airfield

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The 24th Fighter Squadron (XXVI Fighter Command) was assigned to the station from 8 March to 15 August 1944 flying P-39 Airacobras.

Poncri Auxiliary Aerodrome

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Known as Pocri Airfield, the XXVI Fighter Command 28th Fighter Squadron flew P-39 Airacobras from the airfield from 22 February – 2 August 1944.

Adlai H. Gilkeson

During the War, he was a Commanding General of the XXVI Interceptor Command from March 1942 and on October 1942 became Commanding General of the III Fighter Command.