Nicknamed as Fighting Fifty-Fifth under the US Air Force. At the World War II, the 55th sent its personnel to units fighting overseas and continued to train aviators for squadrons in the Pacific and Europe.
This solid mahogany wall plaque shows the official insignia of the 55th Fighter Squadron. Hand carved and hand painted mahogany wood plaque. It is perfect as a wall plaque or podium plaque. Fantastic addition to any memorabilia collection. Great Air Force retirement gift, air force graduation gift, or air force recognition awards. A recessed hook enables the plaque to hang flush against any wall. 55th Fighter Squadron Insignia Plaque: 'The Fighting Fifty-Fifth Fighter Squadron' is a combat ready F-16C/D squadron tasked with air-to-air, air-to-surface and Suppression of Enemy Air Defenses missions as directed by the wing or component commander in support of friendly forces.