452 Maintenance Group (AFRC)

Lineage. Established as 452 Maintenance and Supply Group on 10 May 1949. Activated in the Reserve on 27 Jun 1949. Ordered to active duty on 10 Aug 1950. Inactivated on 10 May 1952. Activated in the Reserve on 13 Jun 1952. Inactivated on 14 Apr 1959. Disestablished on 27 Sep 1984. Reestablished, redesignated as 452 Logistics Group, and activated in the Reserve, on 1 Aug 1992. Redesignated as 452 Maintenance Group on 1 Oct 2002.
 
Assignments. 452 Bombardment Wing, 27 Jun 1949-10 May 1952. 452 Tactical Resonnaissance (later, 452 Bombardment; 452 Troop Carrier) Wing, 13 Jun 1952-14 Apr 1959. 452 Air Refueling (later, 452 Air Mobility) Wing, 1 Aug 1992-.
 
Stations. Long Beach Muni Aprt, CA, 27 Jun 1949; George AFB, CA, 10 Aug-26 Oct 1950; Itazuke AB, Japan, 15 Nov 1950; Pusan-East AB, South Korea, 23 May 1951-10 May 1952. Long Beach Muni Aprt. CA, 13 Jun 1952-14 Apr 1959. March AFB (later, March Air Reserve Base), CA, 1 Aug 1992-.
 
Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. Korea: CCF Spring Offensive: UN Summer-Fall Offensive; Second Korean Winter; Korea Summer-Fall, 1952.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Aug 1992-30 Jun 1993; 1 Sep 1995-31 Aug 1996; 1 Sep 1997-31 Aug 1999; 1 Oct 2002-30 Sep 2004; 1 Oct 2004-30 Sep 2006; 1 Oct 2008-30 Sep 2010.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 20 Nov 2012.

Supersedes statement prepared on 25 Jun 1997.

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

Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.