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48 Intelligence Squadron (ACC)

Lineage.  Designated as 6948 Security Squadron (Mobile), and activated, on 1 Jul 1963.  Redesignated as:  6948 Electronic Security Squadron on 1 Aug 1979; 48 Intelligence Squadron on 1 Oct 1993.  Inactivated on 30 Sep 1994.  Activated on 30 Nov 1994.

Assignments.  6940 Security Wing, 1 Jul 1963; 6955 Security Group, 1 Jul 1974; United States Air Force Security Service (later, Electronic Security Command), 15 May 1975; 6960 Electronic Security Wing (later, Continental Electronic Security Division), 1 Jul 1980; 695 Electronic Security Wing, 3 Oct 1988; Continental Electronic Security Division, 1 Jan 1991; 693 Intelligence Wing, 1 Oct 1991; 67 Intelligence Group, 1 Oct 1993-30 Sep 1994.  67 Intelligence Group, 30 Nov 1994; 480 Intelligence Group, 31 Jan 2000; 548 Intelligence Group, 1 Dec 2003-. 

Stations.  Goodfellow AFB, TX, 1 Jul 1963; Kelly AFB, TX, 1 Aug 1973-30 Sep 1994.  Beale AFB, CA, 30 Nov 1994-.

Service Streamers.  None.

Campaign Streamers.  Kosovo:  Kosovo Air
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Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers.  None.

Decorations.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Award with Combat "V" Device: 1 Jun 2002-31 May 2003.  Meritorious Unit Awards:  1 Jun 2004-31 May 2006; 1 Jun 2006-31 May 2007.  Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards:  1 Oct 1965-30 Sep 1967; 3 Feb-13 Oct 1968; 1 Jul 1974-30 Jun 1976; 1 Jul 1976-30 Jun 1977; 1 Jul 1983-30 Jun 1985; 1 Sep 1986-31 Aug 1987; 1 Jul 1989-30 Jun 1991; 1 Jul-31 Dec 1991; 1 Oct 1993-30 Sep 1994; 1 Oct 1994-30 Sep 1995; 1 Jun 1996-31 May 1998; [1 Jun]-30 Sep 1998; [1 Oct] 1998-31 May 2000; [1 Jun]-30 Sep 2000; 1 Jun 2001-31 May 2002; 1 Jun 2009-31 May 2011.

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through Oct 2014.

Supersedes statement prepared on 13 Nov 1997.

Emblem.  Approved on 19 Apr 1965. Squadron should update emblem into the correct disc format with scroll to meet current standards of AFI84-105, Chapter 3.

Prepared by Carl E. Bailey.

Reviewed by Daniel L. Haulman.