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703 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron (PACAF)

In accordance with AFI 84-105, chapter 3, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without approval of the organization's commander.

In accordance with AFI 84-105, chapter 3, commercial reproduction of this emblem is NOT permitted without approval of the organization's commander.

Lineage.  Constituted as 1 Materiel Squadron, 2 Air Base Group c. 22 Aug 1940.  Activated on 1 Sep 1940.  Redesignated as: 3 Materiel Squadron on 17 Jan 1941; 3 Service Squadron on 13 Jun 1942; 3 Engineering Squadron on 10 May 1944; 3 Air Engineering Squadron c. Jan 1945.  Inactivated on 17 Jan 1946.  Disbanded on 8 Oct 1948.  Reconstituted, and redesignated as 703 Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, on 17 Dec 2002.  Activated on 10 Jan 2003.

Assignments.  2 Air Base Group, 1 Sep 1940; 91 Air Base (later, 91 Service) Group, Jul 1941; 65 Service (later, 65 Air Service) Group, 10 May 1944-17 Jan 1946.  3 Maintenance Group, 10 Jan 2003-.

Stations.  Mitchel Field, NY, 1 Sep 1940; Jackson AAB, MS, 23 Aug 1941; Mitchel Field, NY, 2 Dec 1941; Ft Dix, NJ, 21 Apr 1942; Orlando AB, FL, 20 Nov 1942; Leesburg, FL, 28 Dec 1942; Macon, GA, 19 Mar 1944; Tinker AAFld, OK, 16 Apr-22 Jul 1944; Saipan, Mariana Islands, 7 Sep 1944-Nov 1945; March AFB, CA. Nov 1945-17 Jan 1946.  Elmendorf AFB, AK, 10 Jan 2003-.

Service Streamers.  World War II American Theater. 

Campaign Streamers.  World War II:  Western Pacific.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards:  10 Jan-30 Sep 2003; 1 Oct 2003-30 Sep 2005; 1 Oct 2005-1 Nov 2006; 2 Nov 2006-1 Nov 2008; 2 Nov 2008-1 Nov 2009; 1 Nov 2012-31 Oct 2014. 

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 17 Jun 2015.

Supersedes statement prepared on 21 Jan 2003.

Emblem.  Approved on 3 Nov 2003.

Prepared by Carl E. Bailey

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.