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316 Force Support Squadron (AFDW)

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 316 Station Complement Squadron on 8 Nov 1943. Activated on 21 Jan 1944. Inactivated 1 Jul 1948. Disbanded on 8 Oct 1948. Reconstituted, and redesignated 316 Mission Support Squadron on 21 Jun 2006. Activated 22 Jun 2006. Redesignated 316 Force Support Squadron on 22 Aug 2008. 

Assignments. Eighth Air Force, 21 Jan 1944; Ninth Air Force, 4 Aug 1944; XII Tactical Air Command, 2 Dec 1945; Bad Kissingen AB, Germany, 6 Oct 1947; Erding Air Depot, Germany, 5 Feb -1 Jul 1948. 316 Mission Support Group, 22 Jun 2006-. 

Stations. Sunninghill Berks, England, 21 Jan 1944; Chantilly, France, 11 Dec 1944; Bad Kissingen AB, Germany, 10 Jun 1945; Erding Air Depot, Germany, 5 Feb-1 Jul 1948. Andrews AFB, MD, 22 Jun 2006-. 

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

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

Decorations. None. 

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 27 Apr 2009.
 
Supersedes statement prepared on 19 Jul 2006.
 
Emblem. Approved on 27 Jun 2008. 

Prepared by Robert B. Kane.
 
Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.