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52 Logistics Readiness Sq (USAFE)

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52 Logistics Readiness Squadron

Lineage. Constituted as 52 Supply Squadron, Fighter, All Weather, on 10 May 1948. Activated on 9 Jun 1948. Redesignated as 52 Supply Squadron on 20 Jan 1950.  Inactivated on 6 Feb 1952. Activated on 11 Apr 1963.  Organized on 1 Jul 1963.  Inactivated on 31 Dec 1969.  Activated on 31 Dec 1971.  Redesignated as 52 Logistics Readiness Squadron on 1 Jul 2002.

Assignments. 52 Maintenance and Supply Group, 9 Jun 1948-6 Feb 1952. 52 Fighter Wing (Air Defense), 1 Jul 1963; 52 Fighter Group (Air Defense), 30 Sep 1968-31 Dec 1969. 52 Tactical Fighter (later, 52 Fighter) Wing, 31 Dec 1971; 52 Logistics Group, 31 Mar 1992; 52 Mission Support Group, 1 Jul 2002.


Stations.  Mitchel AFB, NY, 9 Jun 1948; McGuire AFB, NJ, 4 Oct 1949-6 Feb 1952.  Suffolk County AFB, NY, 1 Jul 1963- 31 Dec 1969.  Spangdahlem AB, Germany, 31 Dec 1971-.


Service Streamers.  None


Campaign Streamers.  None


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None


Decorations.   Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with Combat "V" Device:  1 Sep 1990-26 Feb 1991.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards:  1 Jul 1978-30 Jun 1980.  1 Jul 1991-30 Jun 1993; 1 Jul 1993-30 Jun 1995; 1 Aug 1995-31 Jul 1997; 1 Jul 2001-30 Jun 2003; 1 Jul 2003-30 Jun 2005.


Emblem.  Approved on 4 Nov 1974.


Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 18 Sep 2017.


Supersedes statement prepared on 6 Mar 2000.


Prepared by Carl E. Bailey