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33 MAINTENANCE SQUADRON (AETC)

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Lineage. Designated as Maintenance Squadron, 33 Maintenance and Supply Group on 15 Oct 1947. Organized on 5 Nov 1947. Discontinued on 1 Aug 1948. Consolidated (22 Oct 1948) with 33 Maintenance Squadron, Fighter, Jet, which was constituted on 14 Jun 1948. Activated on 1 Aug 1948. Redesignated as 33 Maintenance Squadron on 20 Jan 1950. Inactivated on 6 Feb 1952. Redesignated as 33 Field Maintenance Squadron on 20 Jun 1955. Activated on 18 Aug 1955. Inactivated on 18 Aug 1957. Redesignated as 33 Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron and activated on 7 Jul 1963. Organized on 8 Jul 1963. Discontinued and inactivated on 8 Jul 1965. Redesignated as 33 Field Maintenance Squadron on 28 Jan 1969. Activated on 8 Jun 1969. Redesignated as: 33 Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron on 31 Jul 1972; 33 Field Maintenance Squadron on 8 Jul 1973; 33 Equipment Maintenance Squadron on 1 Jul 1978; 33 Maintenance Squadron on 1 Dec 1991.
 
Assignments. 33 Maintenance and Supply Group, 5 Nov 1947-6 Feb 1952. 33 Fighter Group (Air Defense), 18 Aug 1955; 33 Maintenance and Supply Group, 18 Oct 1956-18 Aug 1957. 33 Tactical Group, 8 Jul 1963-8 Jul 1965. 33 Tactical Fighter (later 33 Fighter) Wing, 8 Jun 1969; 33 Logistics (later 33 Maintenance) Group, 1 Dec 1991-.

Stations. Roswell (later Walker) AFB, NM, 5 Nov 1947; Otis AFB, MA, 16 Nov 1948-6 Feb 1952. Otis AFB, MA, 20 Jun 1955-18 Aug 1957. Tan Son Nhut Afld, South Vietnam, 8 Jul 1963-8 Jul 1965. Eglin AFB, FL, 8 Jun 1969-.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaign Streamers. Vietnam: Vietnam Advisory, 1961-1965; Vietnam, Defensive, 1965-1966.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Oct 1978-30 Apr 1980; 1 May 1984-30 Apr 1986; 1 Apr 1990-31 Mar 1992.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 27 May 2010.

Emblem. Approved on 15 Nov 1994.

Supersedes statement prepared on 21 Oct 1996.

Prepared by Robert B. Kane.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.







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