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WWI

1917-18

1

What were the two largest mechanic schools started in World War I

St. Paul Minnesota and Kelly Field Texas

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WWII

1939-45

3

What year was the women's Army auxiliary corps developed and what was their priority

1942 and serve at aircraft warning service station

4

First Japanese Nuke

Enola Gay, 6 August 1945, Hiroshima

5

When were blacks reassigned to white units

1949

6

Who were the big three

Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin, Franklin D Roosevelt

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Second Japanese Nuke

Bock's Car, 9 August 1945, Nagasaki

8

Cold War

1948-91

9

General who led Berlin airlift

William Turner

10

Berlin Airlift

1948-49

11

Who shot down the first North Korean YaK 3

B-26 Gunner Staff Sergeant Nyle S Mickley

12

Korean War

1950-53

13

Who shot down two MiGs with his B-29

Billie Beach

14

Who shot down the first MiG with his B-29

LaVene

15

Who is the pilot of the U2 shot down by Cuba

Major Rudolph Anderson

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War in Southeast Asia

1950-75

17

Amigos airlift

chili 1960

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Air war expands

1965-68

19

Cuban Missile Crisis

1962

20

Gulf war I

1990

21

Operation provide comfort and northern watch

1991-2003

22

Which two major airstrikes took place in the beginning of the war in Southeast Asia

Flaming dart and rolling thunder

23

Sothern watch

1992-2003

24

Who earned the Silverstar defending an airbase during the Tet Offensive

Piazza

25

Provide relief, impressive lift, restore hope- Somalia

1992-94

26

Vietnamization and Witdrawl

1969-73

27

Operation provide promise, Sarajevo and Bosnia-Herzegovina

1992-96

28

El Dorado Canyon

Libya 1986

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Just cause

Panama 1989

30

Operation deny flight, Bosnia

1993-95

31

Operation Allied force, Kosovo

1999

32

Operation chow hound

Netherlands 1945

33

Urgent fury

Grenada 1983

34

Operations Noble Eagle and enduring freedom

September 11th, 2001

35

Operation Anaconda

Afghanistan 2002

36

Operation Iraqi freedom

Killed Saddam 2003

37

Operation uphold democracy Haiti

1994

38

Safehaven I and II

Hungary 1956–57

39

Iraq and Afghanistan

2001 to 2014

40

Silver star for kickin ass in Humvee. Hit three times wounded once, back to work in two days 2003

TSgt Kevin Whalen

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Bronze star for leading 4 Helo attack on drug kingpin 2004

SMSgt Ramon Colon-Lopez

42

30 enemy stronghold turned into 800 and these three still won 2007

Wallace, Patton, Orvosh

43

Who resigned as a result of the 2008 nuclear issues

Wynne & Moseley

44

How many EOD Airmen have died or been wounded in Afghanistan

20 KIA
140 Wounded.