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228th Combat Communications Squadron

228th Combat Communications Squadron
228th Combat Communications Squadron emblem
Active 1971-Present
Country  United States
Branch  United States Air Force
Type Combat Communications
Part of Air National Guard
Garrison/HQ McGhee-Tyson ANGB, Tennessee
Motto "First in Combat Communications, anytime, any place".

The United States Air Force's 228th Combat Communications Squadron (228 CBCS) is an Air National Guard combat communications unit located at McGhee-Tyson ANGB, Tennessee.[1]


  • Mission 1
  • History 2
  • Assignments 3
    • Major Command/Gaining Command 3.1
    • Wing/Group 3.2
  • Previous designations 4
  • Bases stationed 5
  • Equipment Operated 6
  • Awards and decorations 7
  • References 8
  • External links 9




Major Command/Gaining Command


Previous designations

  • 228th Combat Communications Squadron (???-Present)
  • 228th Mobile Communications Squadron (Contingency) (16 October 1971-???)

Bases stationed

Equipment Operated

  • (???-Present)

Awards and decorations

  • Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (AFOUO):
    1 January 1976 – 31 December 1977;
    1 January – 31 December 1990;
    1 September 1997 – 31 August 1999;


  1. ^ AF Freedom of Information Act: 228th Combat Communications Squadron Lineage and Honors

External links

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