58th Operations Support Squadron

Commander:
Lt. Col. Christina L. Willard
58th OSS/CC


Mission Statement
To provide a broad range of first class operational support to the 58th Special Operations Wing, creating the best possible environment to train mission-ready special operations, combat rescue, and national security personnel for the world's best Air Force.

Unit History
Lineage: Constituted as the 58th Airdrome Squadron on 25 Jan 1943 and activated on 1 Feb 1943. It was re-designated as the 58th Airdrome Squadron, Special, on 18 Apr 1943 and disbanded on 1 Apr 1944. It was finally re-constituted and activated on 1 Oct 1991 as the 58th Special Operations Support Squadron.

Assignments:
1 Feb 1943 to 1 Apr 1944 Second Air Force
1 Oct 1991 to Present 58th Operations Group

Unit Stations:
1 Feb 1943 Grand Island, NE
24 Mar 1943 Casper, WY
8 May 1943 to 1 Apr 1944 Grand Island, NE
1 Oct 1991 to 31 Mar 1994 Luke AFB, AZ
1 Apr 1994 to Present Kirtland AFB, NM

Unit Awards
Service Streamers:
World War II: American Theater

Campaign Streamers:
None

Decorations:
Air Force Outstanding Unit Award:
1 Jan 1993 to 30 Jun 1994
1 Jul 1994 to 31 Dec 1995
1 Jul 1996 to 30 Jun 1998
1 Jul 1998 to 30 Jun 2000
1 Jul 2001 to 30 Jun 2002
1 Jul 2002 to 30 Jun 2003
1 Jul 2004 to 30 Jun 2005
1 Jul 2006 to 30 Jun 2007
1 Jul 2007 to 30 Jun 2008

To contact the 58th OSS, call DSN: 263-5993, Commercial (505) 853-5993, or e-mail: 58OSS@kirtland.af.mil