86 Force Support Squadron (USAFE)

Lineage. Constituted as 86 Food Service Squadron, Fighter, Single Engine, and activated, on 1 Jul 1948. Redesignated as 86 Food Service Squadron on 20 Jan 1950. Inactivated on 11 May 1953. Redesignated as 86 Services Squadron on 13 Apr 1983. Activated on 15 Apr 1983. Inactivated on 14 Jun 1985. Activated on 1 May 1991. Redesignated as: 86 Morale, Welfare, Recreation and Services Squadron on 1 Sep 1992; 86 Services Squadron on 15 Jan 1994. Inactivated on 15 Jan 2004. Activitated on 16 Jul 2009. Redesignated as 86 Force Support Squadron on 19 Nov 2010.
 
Assignments. 86 Air Base Group, 1 Jul 1948-11 May 1953. 86 Combat Support Group, 15 Apr 1983-14 Jun 1985. 86 Support (later, 86 Mission Support) Group, 1 May 1991-15 Jan 2004. 86 Mission Support Group, 16 Jul 2009-.
 
Stations. Neubiberg AB, Germany, 1 Jul 1948; Landstuhl AB, Germany, 1 Sep 1952-11 May 1953. Ramstein AB, Germany, 15 Apr 1983-14 Jun 1985. Ramstein AB, Germany, 1 May 1991-15 Jan 2004. Ramstein AB, Germany, 16 Jul 2009-.

Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jul 1993-30 Jun 1995; 1 Jul 1996-30 Jun 1997; 1 Sep 1997-31 Aug 1999; 24 Mar-10 Jun 1999; 1 Jan 2000-31 Dec 2001; 1 Jan-31 Dec 2002.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through Dec 2010.

Supersedes statement prepared on 21 Jul 2009.

Emblem. None on file. Squadron may design and request approval of an emblem in accordance with AFI 84-105, Chapter 3.
 
Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.