81 Medical Group (AETC)

Lineage. Constituted as 81 Station Medical Group, and activated, on 1 May 1948. Redesignated as 81 Medical Group on 16 Jul 1949; 81 Tactical Infirmary on 8 Mar 1954, 81 Tactical Hospital on 15 Mar 1956. Inactivated on 30 Jun 1971. Redesignated as 81 Medical Group on 16 Jun 1993. Activated on 1 Jul 1993. Established as 81 Medical Group on 25 Aug 1994.

Assignments. 81 Fighter (later, 81 Fighter-Interceptor; 81 Fighter-Bomber; 81 Tactical Fighter) Wing, 1 May 1948-30 Jun 1971. 81 Training Wing, 1 Jul 1993-.
Stations. Wheeler AFB, Oahu, T. H., 1 May 1948-21 May 1949; Kirtland AFB, NM, 5 Jun 1949; Moses Lake (later, Larson) AFB, WA, 1 May 1950-21 Aug 1951. Bentwaters RAF Station (later, RAF Bentwaters), England, 5 Sep 1951-30 Jun 1971. Keesler AFB, MS, 1 Jul 1993-.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaign Streamers. None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.
 
Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jul 1961-30 Jun 1963; 1 Jun 1966-31 May 1968; 1 Jul 1968-30 Jun 1970; 1 Jul 1996-30 Jun 1997; 1 Jul 1997-30 Jun 1999; 1 Jul 1999-30 Jun 2001;1 Jun 2005-30 Jun 2006; 1 Jul 2007- 30 Jun 2009; 1 Jul 2009-30 Jun 2011; 1 Jul 2011-30 Jun 2013.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 14 Mar 2014.

Supersedes statement prepared on 30 Sep 1996.

Emblem. Group will use wing emblem with group designation in the scroll.
 
Prepared by Carl E. Bailey.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.