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440 Force Support Squadron (AFRC)

Lineage. Constituted as 440 Food Service Squadron on 8 Sep 1950. Activated in the Reserve on 1 Oct 1950. Ordered to Active Service on 1 May 1951. Inactivated on 4 May 1951. Activated in the Reserve on 15 Jun 1952. Inactivated on 14 Apr 1959. Redesignated as: 440 Services Squadron on 10 Oct 1984; 440 Morale, Welfare, Recreation and Services Squadron on 1 Aug 1992. Activated in the Reserve on 1 Aug 1992. Redesignated as: 440 Morale, Welfare, Recreation and Services Flight on 1 Oct 1992; 440 Services Flight on 1 Jan 1994; 440 Force Support Squadron on 15 Oct 2010.

Assignments. 440 Air Base Group, 1 Oct 1950-4 May 1951. 440 Air Base Group, 15 Jun 1952-14 Apr 1959. 440 Support (later, 440 Mission Support) Group, 1 Aug 1992-.

Stations. World-Chamberlain Muni (later, Minneapolis-St Paul) IAP, MN, 1 Oct 1950-4 May 1951. Fort Snelling, MN, 15 Jun 1952; Minneapolis-St Paul IAP, MN, 8 Jan 1953; Gen Mitchell Field, WI, 16 Nov 1957-14 Apr 1959. General Mitchell IAP-ARS, WI, 1 Aug 1992; Pope AFB, NC, 10 Jun 2007-.
 
Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. None.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 2 Oct 1992-2 Oct 1993; 1 Jun 1997-30 Sep 1998; 1 Aug 2003-31 Jul 2005.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through Nov 2010.

Supersedes statement prepared on 8 Jul 1996.

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.