|"It is with real pleasure that I accept the privilege of expressing my
personal congratulations and those of the Fifth Fighter Command to the
Officers and Men of the 22nd Bombardment Group.
"The record in battle of the Group over the past two years is one that will be pointed out with pride by all who are privileged to read of your accomplishments. The Officers and Men of the Fifth Fighter Command consider it a great honor and pleasure to be associated and to work with the 22nd Bombardment Group."
.BRIG. GENERAL PAUL B. WURTSMITH
TO V. FIGHTER COMMAND