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127th Wing Photos

171st ARS Predecessor

140422-Z-ZZ999-001 -- A P-47 Thunderbolt flown by 1st Lt. Vernon R. Richards is seen in this undated photo from World War II. This aircraft was operated by the 374th Fighter Squadron, 361st Fighter Group, 8th Air Force, at Bottisham Airfield, England, at the time of this photo. The 374th is the direct predecessor of the 171st Air Refueling Squadron, which is now assigned to Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., as part of the Michigan Air National Guard. (Air Force photo)

VIRIN: 140422-Z-ZZ999-001.JPG
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