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446 Civil Engineer Squadron (AFRC)

Lineage.  Constituted as 446 Installations Squadron on 11 Apr 1955.  Activated in the Reserve on 25 May 1955.  Redesignated as 446 Civil Engineering Squadron on 1 Jul 1960.  Discontinued, and inactivated, on 17 Jan 1963.  Activated in the Reserve on 15 Nov 1978.  Consolidated (3 Oct 1984), with the 446 Civil Engineering Flight (constituted on 18 Jun 1976; activated on 1 Jul 1976; inactivated on 15 Nov 1978).  Consolidated unit retained designation as 446 Civil Engineering Squadron.  Redesignated as 446 Civil Engineer Squadron on 1 Mar 1994.

Assignments.  446 Air Base Group, 25 May 1955-17 Jan 1963.  446 Military Airlift Wing, 1 Jul 1976-15 Nov 1978.  446 Military Airlift Wing, 15 Nov 1978; 446 Air Base (later, 446 Combat Support, 446 Support, 446 Mission Support) Group, 1 Mar 1986-.

Stations.  Ellington AFB, TX, 25 May 1955-17 Jan 1963.  McChord AFB, WA, 1 Jul 1976-15 Nov 1978.  McChord AFB, WA, 15 Nov 1978-.

Service Streamers.  None.

Campaign Streamers.  None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.

Decorations.  Meritorious Unit Award: 1 Oct 2006-30 Sep 2007.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Sep 1982-31 Aug 1984; 1 Aug 1990-31 Jul 1992; 1 Oct 2003-30 Sep 2005.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 22 Jul 2021.

Supersedes statement prepared on 15 Aug 2012.

Emblem.  Pending.

Prepared by Margaret Ream.