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409 Expeditionary Force Support Squadron (USAFE)

Lineage. Constituted as 409 Base Headquarters and Air Base Squadron on 14 Aug 1942. Activated on 20 Aug 1942. Disbanded on 1 Apr 1944. Reconstituted, redesignated as 409 Expeditionary Mission Support Squadron, and converted to provisional status, on 1 Feb 2003. Redesignated as 409 Expeditionary Force Support Squadron on 17 Mar 2011.

Assignments. Second Air Force, 20 Aug 1942-1 Apr 1944. United States Air Forces in Europe to activate or inactivate at any time on or after 1 Feb 2003.

Stations. Geiger Field, WA, 20 Aug 1942; Clovis AAB, NM, c. 24 Dec 1942-1 Apr 1944.
Service Streamers. World War II American Theater.
Campaign Streamers. None.
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. None.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through Apr 2011.

Supersedes statement prepared on 14 Mar 2003.

Emblem. None on file. Squadron may design and request approval of an emblem in accordance with AFI 84-105, Chapter 3.

Prepared by Patsy Robertson.

Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.