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28 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (AFGSC)

28 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

28 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

Lineage.  Constituted as 28 Periodic Maintenance Squadron on 4 Jun 1952.  Activated on 16 Jun 1952. Redesignated as 28 Organizational Maintenance Squadron on 1 Feb 1959.  Inactivated on 30 Apr 1992.  Redesignated as 28 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron on 28 Jun 2002.  Activated on 15 Jul 2002.

Service Streamers.  Global War on Terrorism (GWOT-S)

Campaign Streamers. None

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None  

Decorations. Meritorious Unit Award: 1 Jun 2009-31 May 2011; 1 Jun 2011-31 May 2013; 1 Jun 2013-31 May 2015. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with Combat “V”: 1 Jun 2001-31 May 2003. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Sep 1957-30 Jun 1958; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1966; 1 Jan-1 Mar 1968; 2 Mar-1 Jul 1968; 9 Jun-10 Jul 1972; 1 Jul 1976-30 Jun 1978; 1 Jul 1978-30 Jun 1980; 1 Jul 1981-30 Jun 1983; 1 Jul 1986-30 Jun 1988; 1 Jul 1988-30 Jun 1990; 1 Jun 2003-31 May 2005; 1 Jun 2007-31 May 2009.

Assignments.   28 Strategic Reconnaissance (later, 28 Bombardment) Wing, 16 Jun 1952; 28 Logistics Group, 1 Sep 1991-30 Apr 1992.  28 Maintenance Group, 15 Jul 2002-

Stations. Rapid City (later, Ellsworth) AFB, SD, 16 Jun 1952- 30 Apr 1992.  Ellsworth AFB, SD, 15 Jul 2002-.

Emblem.   Approved on 24 Jun 2003.

Date Prepared 29 Aug 2018.

Supersedes statement prepared on 26 Jul 2002.

Prepared by James M. Musser

Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.