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488 Intelligence Squadron (ACC)

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. Activated as 6954 Security Squadron on 1 Apr 1974. Redesignated: 6954 Electronic Security Squadron on 1 Aug 1979; 6988 Electronic Security Squadron on 1 Jun 1980; 488 Intelligence Squadron on 1 Oct 1993.
 
Assignments. 6944 Security Wing, 1 Apr 1974; USAF Security Service (later, Electronic Security Command), 1 Mar 1979; Electronic Security, Europe (later, European Electronic Security Division), 1 Jun 1980; 693 Electronic Security Wing, 7 Jul 1988; 6950 Electronic Security Group, 23 May 1991; 26 Intelligence (later, 26 Information Operations) Group, 1 Oct 1993; 55 Operations Group, 1 Oct 2002-.
 
Stations. RAF Mildenhall, England, 1 Apr 1974-.
 
Service Streamers. None.
 
Campaign Streamers. None.

Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. None.

Decorations. Meritorious Unit Awards: 1 Jun 2002-31 May 2004; 1 Jun 2004-31 May 2006; 1 Jun 2006-31 May 2007; 1 Jun 2007-31 May 2008; 1 Jun 2008-31 May 2009; 1 Jun 2009-31 May 2010. Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards: 1 Jul 1982-30 Jun 1984; 1 Jul 1984-30 Jun 1986; 1 Jul 1989-30 Jun 1991; 1 Jul 1991-30 Jun 1993; 1 Oct 1993-30 Sep 1994; 1 Oct 1994-30 Sep 1995; 1 Oct 1996-30 Sep 1997; 1 Oct 1997-30 Sep 1998; 1 Oct 1999-30 Sep 2000; 1 Jun 2001-31 May 2002; 1 Jun 2011-31 May 2012.
Lineage, Assignments, Stations, and Honors through Mar 2014.

Emblem. Approved on 17 Dec 1980.

Prepared by Patsy Robertson.
 
Reviewed by Daniel Haulman.