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Record Group Number: 000174
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Creator: Florida. Air National Guard.
Title, Dates: Air National Guard record group.
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Biographical/Historical Note:     The United States Army Air Forces created the Air National Guard with the National Security Act of 1947. The Guard was housed in facilities at Jacksonville's Imeson Field until a separate base was constructed in the 1960s. The Guard originally consisted of four component units: 159th Fighter Squadron, Utility Flight of the 159th, Detachment C of the 217th Air Service Group, and 159th Weather Station. The 159th Fighter Squadron was one of only six units in the United States assigned a combat role in Korea. An Assistant Adjutant General for Air commands the Air National Guard.

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