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Army air forces



a unit comprising almost all aviation, with its personnel, equipment, etc.: it became part of the Air Force on July 26, 1947.
Historical Examples

The Army Air Forces found it easier to absorb the thousands of black enlisted men than to handle the black flying squadrons.
Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965 Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.

For more than two years the Army Air Forces had tried to find a suitable base for its only black tactical group.
Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965 Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.

The Army Air Forces elaborated on these arguments in the following months, refining both its estimates and demands.
Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965 Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.

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