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39 Information Operations Squadron (ACC)

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.

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 136 Signal Radio Intelligence Company on 7 Feb 1942. Activated on 15 Feb 1942. Redesignated as: 136 Signal Radio Intelligence Company, Aviation, on 4 Oct 1943; 136 Radio Security Detachment on c. 24 Jan 1945; 136 Radio Security Squadron on 15 Mar 1949; 136 Communications Security Squadron on 20 Jan 1951; 36 Communications Security Squadron on 8 Dec 1953. Inactivated on 8 May 1955. Consolidated (1 Nov 1994) with 6919 Electronic Security Squadron, which was designated, and activated, on 1 Oct 1986. Inactivated on 31 May 1991. Redesignated as 39th Intelligence Squadron on 1 Nov 1994. Activated on 15 Nov 1994. Redesignated as 39 Information Operations Squadron on 1 Sep 1999.

Assignments. Headquarters Army Air Forces, 15 Feb 1942; USAF Security Service, 1 Feb 1949; 6960 Headquarters Support Group, 1 Sep 1951; USAF Security Service, 12 May 1952; Air Force Communications Security Center, 17 Feb 1954-8 May 1955. 6910 Electronic Security Wing, 1 Oct 1986; 691 Electronic Security Wing, 15 Jul 1988-31 May 1991. 67 Intelligence Group, 15 Nov 1994; Air Force Information Warfare Center, 1 Oct 1998; 318 Information Operations Group, 1 Aug 2000-.

Stations. Bolling Fld, DC, 15 Feb 1942; Fort George G. Meade, MD, 1 Jun 1943; Reading AAFld, PA, 15 Nov 1944; Mitchel Fld, NY, 12 Nov 1945; Fort Slocum, NY, 21 Nov 1947; Brooks AFB, TX, 3 Apr 1949; Kelly AFB, TX, 1 Aug 1953-8 May 1955. Sembach AB, Germany, 1 Oct 1986-31 May 1991. Nellis AFB, NV, 15 Nov 1994; Hurlburt Fld, FL, 1 Oct 1998-.

Service Streamers. World War II American Theater.

Campaign Streamers. None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jul 1988-30 Jun 1990; [15 Nov] 1994-30 Sep 1995; 1 Oct 1997-30 Sep 1998; 1 Oct 1998-30 Sep 1999; 1 Jun 2008-31 May 2009. Air Force Organizational Excellence Award: 1 Jun 2003-31 May 2004.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 28 Oct 2010.
 
Supersedes statement prepared on 27 Apr 2006.

Emblem. Approved on 10 May 1988.

Prepared by Carl E. Bailey.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.