55 Maintenance Group (ACC)

Lineage.  Established as 55 Maintenance and Supply Group, on 29 Jun 1948.  Activated on 19 Jul 1948.  Inactivated on 14 Oct 1949.  Activated on 1 Nov 1950.  Inactivated on 10 Feb 1951.  Activated on 14 Feb 1952.  Inactivated on 16 Jun 1952.  Disbanded on 27 Sep 1984.  Reestablished, and redesignated as 55 Logistics Group on 29 Aug 1991.  Activated on 1 Sep 1991.  Redesignated as 55 Maintenance Group on 1 Aug 2002.


Assignments.  55 Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, 19 Jul 1948-14 Oct 1949.  55 Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, 1 Nov 1950-10 Feb 1951. 55 Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, 14 Feb 1952-16 Jun 1952. 55 Wing, 1 Sep 1991-.


Stations.  Topeka (later, Forbes) AFB, KS, 19 Jul 1948-14 Oct 1949.  Ramey AFB, Puerto Rico, 1 Nov 1950-10 Feb 1951. Ramey AFB, Puerto Rico, 14 Feb 1952-16 Jun 1952. Offutt AFB, NE, 1Sep 1991-.


Service Streamers.  None


Campaign Streamers.  None


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None


Decorations.  Meritorious Unit Award: 1 Aug 2002-31 May 2004; 1 Jun 2004-31 May 2006; 1 Jun 2006-31 May 2007; 1 Jun 2007-31 May 2008; 1 Jun 2008-31 May 2009; 1 Jun 2009-31 May 2010; 1 Jun 2012-31 May 2014; 1 Jun 2014-31 May 2015; Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards:  1 Aug 1993-31 Jul 1995; 1 Jun 1997-31 May 1999; 1 Jun 1999-31 May 2001; 1 Jun 2011-31 May 2012; 1 Jun 2015-31 May 2016.


Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through.11 Jul 2017


Emblem.  Group will use the wing emblem with the group designation in the scroll.


Prepared by TSgt David Dollman


Approved by Dr. Daniel Haulman