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7 Air Support Operations Squadron (ACC)

7 Air Support Operations Squadron

7 Air Support Operations Squadron

 Lineage.  Constituted as 7 Air Base Communications Detachment (Special) on 27 Jan 1944.  Activated on 17 Feb 1944.  Inactivated on 7 Dec 1945.  Disbanded on 8 Oct 1948.  Reconstituted, and redesignated as 7 Air Support Operations Squadron, on 12 Aug 2008.  Activated on 15 Aug 2008. 

Assignments.  Western Signal Aviation Unit Training Center, 17 Feb 1944; Unkn, 19 Apr-10 Jul 1944; Tenth Air Force, 11 Jul 1944; Fourteenth Air Force, 30 Sep 1944; 312 Fighter Wing, 13 Mar-7 Dec 1945.  3 Air Support Operations Group, 15 Aug 2008-. 

 

Stations.  Camp Pinedale, CA, 17 Feb 1944; Camp Patrick Henry, VA, 19 Apr-3 May 1944; Oran, Algeria, 21-28 May 1944; New Delhi, India, 11 Jul 1944; Kanchrapara, India, 15 Aug 1944; Shuangliu, China, 25 Nov 1944-unkn; India, unkn-8 Nov 1945; Camp Kilmer, NJ, 6-7 Dec 1945.  Fort Bliss, TX, 15 Aug 2008-. 

 

Service Streamers.  None.

 

Campaign Streamers.  World War II: China Offensive; China Defensive.

 

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None. 

 

Decorations.  Meritorious Unit Awards: [15 Aug] 2008-1 May 2009; 1 Jun 2012-31 May 2013; 1 Jun 2013-31 May 2014; 1 Jun 2015-31 May 2016.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: [15 Aug] 2008-31 May 2009; 1 Jun 2009-31 May 2010; 1 Jun 2010-31 May 2011; 1 Jun 2011-31 May 2012; [1 Jun 2012]-31 May 2013; 1 Jun 2014-31 May 2015. 

 

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 25 May 2017.

 

Supersedes statement prepared on 26 Aug 2014.

 

Emblem approved on 26 Oct 2009.

 

Prepared by Daniel L. Haulman