11 Special Operations Intelligence Squadron (AFSOC)

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 5 Photographic Technical Squadron on 9 Oct 1943. Activated on 20 Oct 1943.  Inactivated on 29 Apr 1946.  Allotted to the Reserve on 12 Jul 1948.  Activated on 10 Aug 1948.  Inactivated on 27 Jun 1949.  Consolidated (16 Oct 1984) with the 99 Reconnaissance Technical Squadron which was constituted on 1 Jan 1953.  Inactivated on 15 Apr 1955.  Redesignated as: 11 Reconnaissance Technical Squadron on 16 Oct 1984; 11 Intelligence Squadron on 26 Jul 2006.  Activated on 1 Aug 2006.  Redesignated as 11 Special Operations Intelligence Squadron on 31 Jul 2016.
 

Assignments.   8 Photographic Group, 20 Oct 1943; III Reconnaissance Command, 15 Jan 1944; 91 Photographic (later, 91 Reconnaissance) Wing (later, 91 Air Division), 15 Apr 1944-29 Apr 1946.  Fourth Air Force, 10 Aug 1948; Continental Air Command, 1 Dec 1948-27 Jun 1949.  99 Strategic Reconnaissance Wing, 1 Jan 1953-15 Apr 1955.  Air Forces Special Operations Forces, 1 Aug 2006; Twenty-Third Air Force (Air Forces Special Operations Forces), 1 Jan 2008; 27 Special Operations Group, 31 Jul 2012; 1 Special Operations Group, 16 Apr 2013-.


Stations. Will Rogers Fld, OK, 20 Oct 1943; Camp Stoneman, CA, 24 Feb-12 Mar 1944; Nadzab, New Guinea, Apr 1944; Leyte, Philippine Islands, 8 Nov 1944; Toguchi, Okinawa, 6 Jul 1945; Tachikawa, Japan, 23 Oct 1945; Luzon, Philippine Islands; Dec 1945-29 Apr 1946.  Long Beach Aprt, CA, 10 Aug 1948-27 Jun 1949.  Fairchild AFB, WA, 1 Jan 1953-15 Apr 1955.  Hurlburt Fld, FL, 1 Aug 2006-.  


Service Streamers.  None. 


Campaign Streamers.   World War II:  Bismarck Archipelago; Leyte; Luzon; New Guinea.


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.


Decorations.   Meritorious Unit Awards: 1 Oct 2007-30 Sep 2008; 1 Oct 2008-30 Sep 2009; 1 Oct 2009-30 Sep 2010; 1 Oct 2010-30 Sep 2011; 1 Oct 2009-30 Sep 2010; 1 Oct 2010-30 Sep 2011; 1 Oct 2011-30 Sep 2013; 1 Oct 2013-30 Sep 2015.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Award: 1 Sep 2005-30 Sep 2007.  Philippine Presidential Unit Citation (WWII). 


Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 25 Aug 2016.


Supersedes statement prepared on 210 Sep 2013.


Emblem.  Approved 15 Dec 1953; newest rendition approved on 22 Nov 2006.


Prepared by TSgt. David Dollman.