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446 Security Forces Squadron (AFRC)

446SFS

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.

Lineage.  Constituted as 446 Air Police Squadron on 11 Apr 1955.  Activated in the Reserve on 25 May 1955.  Discontinued, and inactivated, on 17 Jan 1963.  Consolidated (12 Oct 1984) with the 446 Weapons System Security Flight, which was constituted on 18 Jun 1976.  Activated in the Reserve on 1 Jul 1976.  Redesignated as: 446 Security Police Flight on 15 Aug 1988; 446 Security Police Squadron on 1 Oct 1992; 446 Security Forces Squadron on 1 Jul 1997.

Assignments.  446 Air Base Group, 25 May 1955-17 Jan 1963.  446 Air Base Squadron, 1 Jul 1976; 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-.

Service Streamers.  None.

Campaign Streamers.  None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.

Decorations.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Sep 1982-31 Aug 1984; 1 Aug 1990-31 Jul 1992; 1 Jun 1998-31 May 2000; 1 Oct 2003-30 Sep 2005.

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

Supersedes statement prepared on 16 Aug 2012.

Emblem.  Approved on 19 Apr 1989.

Prepared by Margaret Ream.