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  • History of the Honor Guard

    In May of 1948, the Headquarters Command of the United States Air Force was instructed to develop plans for assembling an elite ceremonial unit comparable to those of the other armed services. As a result, a ceremonial unit was activated within the Air Police Squadron in September 1948 with an authorized strength of 98 enlisted and 2 officers.
  • Honor Guard Creed

    Handpicked to serve as a member of the Honor Guard, my standards of conduct and level of professionalism must be above reproach, for I represent all others in my service. Others earned the right to wear the ceremonial uniform, one that is honored in rich tradition and history. I will honor their memory by wearing it properly and proudly. Never will
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