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33 Maintenance Operations Squadron (AETC)

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 33 Station Complement Squadron on 15 May 1943. Activated on 20 May 1943. Disbanded on 15 Apr 1945. Reconstituted, redesignated as 33 Logistics Support Squadron, and activated on 1 Dec 1991. Redesignated as 33 Maintenance Operations Squadron on 15 Jul 2002. Inactivated on 1 Oct 2009. Activated on 1 May 2010.
 
Assignments. Third Air Force, 20 May 1943; VIII Bomber Command, 11 Aug 1943; 1 Bombardment (later, 1 Air) Division, 13 Sep 1943-15 Apr 1945. 33 Logistics (later, 33 Maintenance) Group, 1 Dec 1991-1 Oct 2009. 33 Maintenance Group, 1 May 2010-.
 
Stations. Kellogg Field, MI, 20 May-27 Jul 1943; Grafton Underwood, England, 11 Aug 1943-15 Apr 1945. Eglin AFB, FL, 1 Dec 1991-1 Oct 2009. Eglin AFB, FL, 1 May 2010-.

Service Streamers. World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Theater.

Campaign Streamers. None.
 
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Distinguished Unit Citation: Germany, 11 Jan 1944. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 2 Dec 1991-31 Mar 1992; 1 Jun 1996-31 May 1998.
 
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 5 Apr 2010.

Supersedes statement prepared on 22 Aug 1995.

Emblem. Approved on 7 Jul 1994.

Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.