This guide contains information about collections related to the United States Air Force in Alaska. During World War II, Alaska became the Air defense of Alaska protecting America on the Pacific coast. Post World War II in 1947, the United States Army Air Force was reduced and a new branch of the United States Military, the United States Air Force, was born. This guide lists collections related to both the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II, such as the and the later United States Air Force.
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