Shaw Air Force Base

Shaw Air Force Base


Shaw AFB, South Carolina (SC), US
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.
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.
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Links: www.globalsecurity.org
By: kjfitz

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