Shaw Air Force Base
By kjfitz @ 2005-08-15 17:50:32
Shaw is home of Ninth Air Force and the 20th Fighter Wing, which flies F-16s.
Shaw Field also served as a prisoner-of-war camp. The first group of German POWs arrived in 1945. Eventually, 175 of them were housed near Shaw Field's main entrance. The departed in the early months of 1946.