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61 Communications Squadron (AFSPC)

61 Communications Squadron

61 Communications Squadron

Lineage.   Constituted as 61 Communications Squadron, Troop Carrier, Medium, and activated on 1 Jul 1948.   Redesignated as: 61 Communications Squadron, Troop Carrier, Heavy, on 15 Aug 1948; 61 Communications Squadron on 1 Mar 1950.  Inactivated on 2 Jun 1951. Activated on 1 Oct 1994.   

Assignments.  61 Air Base Group, 1 Jul 1948-2 Jun 1951.  61 Air Base Group, 1 Oct 1994-. 

Stations.  Rhein-Main AB, Germany, 1 Jul 1948-2 Jun 1951.  Los Angeles AFB, CA, 1 Oct 1994-.   


Service Streamers.  None.


Campaign Streamers.  Berlin: Berlin Airlift.


Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.


Decorations.    Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 30 Sep 1995-31 Dec 1996; 1 Jan-31 Dec 1999; 1 Oct 2002-30 Sep 2004.


Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 9 Sep 2009.


Emblem.   Approved on 13 May 1996. 


Prepared by Patsy Robertson.


Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.