451st Intelligence Squadron

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
451st Intelligence Squadron
451st Intelligence Squadron.PNG
Emblem
Active 1949-55; 1991-2015
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Intelligence
Part of AFISRA/544th ISR Group[1]
Garrison/HQ RAF Menwith Hill, United Kingdom
Motto(s) "On The Cutting Edge"
Decorations AFOUA
Commanders
Current
commander
Lt. Col. Rita Carey

The United States Air Force's 451st Intelligence Squadron was an intelligence unit located at RAF Menwith Hill, United Kingdom.[2]

Mission[edit]

History[edit]

Previous designations[3][edit]

  • 451st Intelligence Squadron (1 April 2007– 24 June 2015)
  • 451st Information Operations Squadron (1 October 2000 – 1 April 2007)
  • 451st Intelligence Squadron (1 October 1993 – 1 October 2000)
  • 6951st Electronic Security Squadron (1 May 1991 – 1 October 1993)
  • 10th Radio Squadron, Mobile (9 November 1949 – 8 May 1955)

Bases stationed[edit]

Decorations[edit]

  • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award Outstanding Unit ribbon.svg[4]
    • 1 June 2003 – 31 May 2005
    • 1 June 2002 – 31 May 2003 (with Valor device)
    • 1 October 1994 – 30 September 1995
    • 1 October 1993 – 30 September 1994

References[edit]

  1. ^ AF FOIA: "451 IS Lineage and Honors"
  2. ^ "Intelligence squadron, detachment inactivate after decades of service". Twenty-Fifth Air Force. June 29, 2015. Retrieved August 24, 2015. 
  3. ^ Rogers, B. (2006). United States Air Force Unit Designations Since 1978. ISBN 1-85780-197-0
  4. ^ AF FOIA Request 2009-01965, 13 July 2009

External links[edit]