56 Aerial Port Squadron

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.

In accordance with Chapter 3 of AFI 84-105, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without the permission of the proponent organizational/unit commander.


Lineage. Constituted as 56 Aerial Port Squadron on 25 Jun 1971. Activated in the Reserve on 1 Apr 1972.
 
Assignments. Western Air Force Reserve Region, 1 Apr 1972; 445 Military Airlift (later, 445 Airlift) Wing, 1 Aug 1973; 445 Operations Group, 1 Aug 1992; 452 Operations Group, 1 May 1994; 452 Mission Support Group, 1 Oct 2002-.
 
Stations. Norton AFB, CA, 1 Apr 1972; March AFB (later, March ARB), CA, 1 Jul 1993-.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaign Streamers. None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 May 1981-30 Apr 1983; 1 Sep 1985-31 Aug 1987; 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 5 Sep 2012.

Supersedes statement prepared in Aug 2011.
 
Emblem. Approved on 18 Aug 1983.

Prepared by TSgt Matthew Scales.
 
Approved by Patsy Robertson.