6th Intelligence Squadron

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6th Intelligence Squadron
Active 1942–1945; 2008–present
Country United States
Branch United States Air Force
Type Intelligence
Role Combat Support
Part of AF ISR Agency/694th ISRG
Garrison/HQ Osan AB, Korea
Engagements American Campaign Medal ribbon.svg American Campaign

The United States Air Force's 6th Intelligence Squadron (6 IS) is an intelligence unit located at Osan AB, Korea.

Mission

The mission of the 6 IS is to execute 24/7 imagery and analytical operations, as part of the Distributed Ground System-Three (DGS-3), to support Seventh Air Force during armistice and war.


Previous designations

  • 6th Intelligence Squadron (9 Dec 2008 – present)
  • 6th Radio Squadron, Mobile (14 Nov 1946 – 15 Jun 1983)
  • 6 Radio Squadron, Mobile (J) (31 Mar 1944 – 7 Dec 1945)
  • 140 Signal Radio Intelligence Company, Aviation (7 Feb 1942 – 31 Mar 1944)

Assignments

Major Command/Field Operating Agency

Wings/Groups

Bases stationed

  • Osan AB, Korea (1 Jan 2009 – present)
  • Camp Kilmer, New Jersey (6 Dec 1945 – 7 Dec 1945)
  • Calcutta, India (5 Nov 1945 – 8 Nov 1945)
  • Barrackpore, India (26 Nov 1944 – 5 Nov 1945)
  • Kancharapard, India (1 Nov 1944 – 26 Nov 1944)
  • Bombay, India (28 Oct 1944 – 1 Nov 1944)
  • Camp Anza, California (16 Sep 1944 – 26 Sep 1944)
  • Camp Pinedale, California (11 Jul 1944 – 16 Sep 1944)
  • Dale City, California (10 Feb 1943 – 11 Jul 1944)
  • Hammer Fld, California (13 Aug 1942 – 10 Feb 1943)
  • Bakersfield, California (28 Apr 1942 – 13 Aug 1942)
  • Hamilton Fld, California (14 Feb 1942 – 28 Apr 1942)

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