2 Communications Sq (AFGSC)

Lineage.  Constituted as 2 Communications Squadron, Bombardment, Medium on 28 May 1948.  Activated on 12 Jul 1948.  Redesignated as 2 Communications Squadron on 16 Mar 1950.  Inactivated on 10 Feb 1951.  Activated on 14 Feb 1952.  Inactivated on 16 Jun 1952.  Activated on 1 Jul 1971.  Inactivated on 15 May 1992.  Activated on 1 Jun 1992.
 

Assignments.   2 Air Base Group, 12 Jun 1948-10 Feb 1951.  2 Bombardment Wing, 14 Feb-16 Jun 1952.  Fourteenth Aerospace (later, Fourteenth Air) Force, 1 Jul 1971; 26 Air Division, 1 Oct 1976; Aerospace Defense Command, 1 Oct 1979; 1 Strategic Aerospace Division, 1 Dec 1979; 1 Space Wing, 1 May 1983-15 May 1992. 2 Support (later, 2 Mission Support) Group, 1 Jun 1992-.


Stations.  Davis-Monthan AFB, AZ, 12 Jul 1948; Chatham AFB, GA, 12 Jan 1949; Hunter Fld (later, AFB), GA, 21 Sep 1950-10 Feb 1951.  Hunter AFB, GA, 14 Feb-16 Jun 1952.  Buckley ANGB, CO, 1 Jul 1971-15 May 1992.  Barksdale AFB, LA, 1 Jun 1992-.


Service Streamers.  None.


Campaign Streamers.  None.


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.  


Decorations.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 May 1975-1 Jun 1976; 1 Jul 1977 – 30 Jun 1979; 1 Jul 1979-30 Jun 1981; 1 May 1983-30 Apr 1984; 1 Sep 1989-31 Aug 1991; 1 Oct 1993-31 May 1995; 1 Jun 1995-31 May 1996; 1 Jun 1996-31 May 1997; 1 Jun 1998 – 31 May 2000; 1 Jun 2000-31 May 2002; 1 Jan 2008-31 Dec 2009; 1 Jan 2010-31 Dec 2011; 1 Jan 2012-31 Dec 2013; 1 Jan 2014; 31 Dec 2014.

 

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 16 Nov 2016.


Supersedes statement prepared on 16 Sep 2013.


Emblem.   Approved on 12 Mar 1973.


Prepared by Major Tonia Stephens. 


Reviewed by Carl E. Bailey.