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54 Maintenance Squadron (AETC)

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 4 Repair Squadron on 26 Mar 1941. Activated on 1 Apr 1941. Redesignated as: 4 Depot Repair Squadron on 1 Jul 1941; 4 Air Repair Squadron on 26 Jun 1946. Inactivated on 22 Jul 1949. Redesignated as 4 Maintenance Squadron, Mobile and activated in the Reserve on 3 May 1966. Organized on 1 Jul 1966. Inactivated on 1 Oct 1978. Redesignated as 54 Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron on 22 Oct 1984; 54 Maintenance Squadron on 20 Feb 2014. Activated on 1 Mar 2014.

Assignments. 4 Air Depot Group (later,4 Air Depot), 1 Apr 1941; Philippine Air Materiel Area, c. Dec 1946; Japan Air Materiel Area, c. 13 May 1947; Far East Air Materiel Command, 1-22 Jul 1949. Continental Air Command, 3 May 1966; First Air Force Reserve Region, 1 Jul 1966; Eastern Air Force Reserve Region, 31 Dec 1969; 302 Tactical Airlift Wing, 8 Oct 1976-1 Oct 1978. 54 Fighter Group, 1 Mar 2014-.

Stations. Patterson Field, OH, 1 Apr-15 Dec 1941; Bacchus Marsh, Australia, 1 Feb 1942; Geelong, Australia, 4 Feb 1942; Wagga Wagga, Australia, 15 Apr 1942; Tocumwal, Australia, 3 Jul 1942; Townsville, Australia, 28 Oct 1942-2 Dec 1944; Tacloban, Leyte, 9 Jan-18 Mar 1945; Nichols Field, Luzon, 24 Mar 1945; Clark Field, Luzon, Jan 1947; Tachikawa AB, Japan, c. 13 May 1947-22 Jul 1949. Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, c. 8 Jul 1966-1 Oct 1978. Holloman AFB, NM, 1 Mar 2014-.

Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. World War II: Leyte; Luzon.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award: 1 Jan 1977-30 Sep 1978. Philippine Republic Presidential Unit Citation (WWII).

Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through 16 Apr 2014.

Supersedes statement prepared on 28 Oct 1966.

Emblem. Approved on 26 Jun 1970.

Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.