476th Fighter Group


The 476th Fighter Group is assigned to the 442d Fighter Wing, Whiteman AFB, Missouri. The 476th Fighter Group is an Air Force Reserve associate unit linked to the 23d Fighter Group at Moody. The 442 FW oversees the 476 FG's administrative and mission-support needs not provided by Moody's host, active-duty wing.

The group works under its own command structure but integrates its operations with the 23d Wing's 74th and 75th Fighter Squadrons and 23d Maintenance Group. The 76th Fighter Squadron is an Air Force Reserve unit assigned to the 476th Fighter Group and stationed at Moody Air Force Base. During World War II, the 76th Fighter Squadron was one of the three original Flying Tiger squadrons of the 23d Fighter Group