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307 MAINTENANCE SQUADRON (AFRC)

Posted 5/26/2011 Printable Fact Sheet
 
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307 Maintenance Squadron Emblem
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.
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Lineage. Designated as Maintenance Supply, 307 Maintenance and Supply Group, on 28 Jul 1947. Organized on 15 Aug 1947. Discontinued on 12 Jul 1948. Consolidated (22 Oct 1984) with 307 Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron which was constituted as 307 Maintenance Squadron, Bombardment, Medium, on 28 May 1948. Activated on 12 Jul 1948. Redesignated as: 307 Maintenance Squadron on 16 Mar 1950; 307 Field Maintenance Squadron on 16 Jun 1952. Discontinued, and inactivated, on 25 Mar 1965. Activated on 1 Apr 1970. Inactivated on 30 Sep 1975. Redesignated as 307 Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron on 14 Jun 1977. Activated on 1 Jul 1977. Inactivated on 1 Oct 1983. Redesignated as 307 Maintenance Squadron on 8 Dec 2010. Activated on 1 Jan 2011.

Assignments. 307 Maintenance and Supply Group, 15 Aug 1947-12 Jul 1948. 307 Maintenance and Supply Group, 12 Jul 1948; 307 Bombardment Group, 10 Feb 1951; 307 Bombardment Wing, 16 Jun 1952-25 Mar 1965. 307 Strategic Wing, 1 Apr 1970-30 Sep 1975. 307 Air Refueling Group, 1 Jul 1977-1 Oct 1983. 307 Maintenance Group, 1 Jan 2011-.
 
Stations. MacDill Field (later, MacDill AFB), FL, 15 Aug 1947-12 Jul 1948. MacDill AFB, FL, 12 Jul 1948-14 Jul 1952; Kadena AB, Okinawa, 22 Jul 1952-13 Nov 1954; Lincoln AFB, NE, 19 Nov 1954-25 Mar 1965 (deployed at RAF Lakenheath, England, 11 Jul-5 Oct 1956). U-Tapao AB, Thailand, 1 Apr 1970-30 Sep 1975. Travis AFB, CA, 1 Jul 1977-1 Oct 1983. Barksdale AFB, LA, 1 Jan 2011-.

Service Streamers. Korean Theater.
 
Campaign Streamers. Vietnam: Vietnam Winter-Spring, 1970; Sanctuary Counteroffensive; Southwest Monsoon; Commando Hunt V; Commando Hunt VI; Commando Hunt VII; Vietnam Ceasefire.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Distinguished Unit Citation: Korea, 11-27 Jul 1953. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards with Combat "V" Device: 1 Apr 1970-31 Mar 1971; 1 Apr 1971-31 Mar 1972; 1 Apr 1972-28 Jan 1973; 29 Jan-31 Dec 1973. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award: 1 Jul 1978-30 Jun 1980. Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation: [22 Jul 1952]-27 Jul 1953. Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Crosses with Palm: 8 Feb-31 Mar 1971; 1 Apr 1970-28 Jan 1973.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 18 Apr 2011.

Supersedes statement prepared on 22 Jun 1977.

Emblem. Approved on 1 Aug 1978. Squadron should request modification of the emblem to meet the standards of AFI 84-105, Chapter 3.
 
Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Carl E. Bailey.







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