Civil Air Patrol, USAF (AETC)

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. Established as Civil Air Patrol on 28 May 1943. Activated on 1 Jun 1943. Redesignated National Headquarters, Civil Air Patrol on 15 Sep 1944. Redesigated Civil Air Patrol, USAF on 28 Aug 1948.
 
Assignments. HQ, Army Air Forces (AAF), 1 Jun 1943; AAF Training Command, 1 May 1945; HQ AAF, 12 Feb 1946; Air Defense Command, 1 Aug 1947; HQ USAF, 1 Feb 1948; Headquarters Command USAF, 19 Jan 1949; Continental Air Command, 1 Jan 1959; Headquarters Command USAF, 1 Aug 1968; Air University, 1 Jul 1976-.
 
Stations. 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY, 1 Jun 1943; Texas & Pacific Building, Fort Worth, TX, 1 May 1945; Bolling Field (later, Bolling AFB), DC, 12 Feb 1946; Ellington AFB, TX, 8 Aug 1959; Maxwell AFB, AL, 15 Jun 1967-.
 
Service Streamers. World War II, American Theater.
 
Campaign Streamers. None.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.
 
Decorations. Air Force Organizational Excellence Awards: 1 Jan 1979-31 Dec 1980; 1 Jan 1986-31 Dec 1987; 1 Jan 1992-31 Dec 1993; 1 Jul 1994-30 Jun 1996; 1 Jul 2002-30 Jun 2004; 1 Jul 2004-30 Jun 2006; 1 Jul 2006-30 Jun 2008.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 31 Mar 2009.
 
Supersedes statement prepared on 29 May 1991.
 
Emblem. Approved on 3 Sep 1981.
 
Prepared by Carl E. Bailey.
 
Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.