746th EXPEDITIONARY AIRLIFT SQUADRON – OPERATIONS INHERENT RESOLVE & FREEDOM SENTINAL 2019 – OCP

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746th EXPEDITIONARY AIRLIFT SQUADRON

Lineage. Constituted 746th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy) on 14 May 1943. Activated on 1 Jun 1943. Redesignated 746th Bombardment Squadron (Very Heavy) on 5 Aug 1945. Inactivated on 17 Oct 1945. Activated in the reserve on 12 Jul 1947. Inactivated on 27 Jun 1949. Redesignated 746th Troop Carrier Squadron (Medium) on 15 Oct 1952. Activated on 1 Dec 1952. Inactivated on 9 Jul 1956. Redesignated 746th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron and converted to provisional status in 2003-.

Assignments. 456th Bombardment Group, 1 Jun 1943-17 Oct 1945. 456th Bombardment Group, 12 Jul 1947-27 Jun 1949. 456th Troop Carrier Group, 1 Dec 1952; 456th Troop Carrier Wing, 1 Mar 1955-9 Jul 1956. Air Mobility Command to activate or inactivate as required, 2003-.

Stations. Wendover Field, UT, 1 Jun 1943; Gowen Field, ID, 14 Jul 1943; Bruning AAFld, NE, 2 Aug 1943; Kearns, UT, 9 Sep 1943; Muroc AAB, CA, 2 Oct-4 Dec 1943; Italy, 11 Jan 1944; Stomara, Italy, 25 Jan 1944-19 Jul 1945; Sioux Falls AAFld, SD, 1 Aug 1945; Smoky Hill AAFld, KS, 17 Aug-17 Oct 1945. McChord Field, WA, 12 Jul 1947-27 Jun 1949. Miami Inti Aprt, FL, 1 Dec 1952; Charleston AFB, SC, 15 Aug 1953; Shiroi, Japan, 10 Nov 1955; Ardmore AFB, OK, 17 May-9 Jul 1956. Al Udeid, Qatar, 2003-.

Aircraft. B-24, 1943-1945. C-119, 1952-1956. C-130E/H/J, 2003-.

Operations. Combat in MTO and ETO, 10 Feb 1944-26 Apr 1945. Special reconnaissance, conducted by 1st Air Division, Strategic Air Command, 1955-1956. Combat airdrops, leaflet drops, and combat resupply missions in support of the Global War on Terrorism.

Service Streamers. None.

Campaigns. Air Offensive, Europe; Naples-Foggia; Anzio; Rome-Arno; Normandy; Northern France; Southern France; North Apennines; Rhineland; Central Europe; Po Valley; Air Combat, EAME Theater.

Decorations. Distinguished Unit Citations: Wiener Neustadt, Austria, 10 May 1944; Budapest, Hungary, 2 Jul 1944. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award: 1 Apr 1955-20 Mar 1956.

Emblem. Approved on 5 Sep 1956.

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Weight 0.0000 kg
Dimensions 0.00 × 0.00 × 0.00 cm