Used MALS-24 insignia with "Marine Aviation Logistics Support Element Kaneohe" on bottom scroll.
MALS-24 provides logistical and Intermediate Level Maintenance support for the CH-53D squadrons of MAG-24. From 1994 to 2002, the squadron was designated Marine Aviation Support Element Kaneohe.
Headquarters Squadron 24 activated 1 March
1942 at Ewa, Territory of Hawaii.
Redesignated (ca. 1946) Headquarters Squadron MAG-24
Redesignated (ca 1949/50) Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron MAG-24
Redesignated 15 February 1954 as Headquarters and Maintenance Squadron 24
Relocated during 1969 to MCAF Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii
Redesignated Marine Aviation Logistics Squadron 24 in 1988
Redesignated Marine Aviation Support Element Kaneohe (MALSEK)
MALSEK redesignated MALS-24 on 1 February 2002
NAVY UNIT COMMENDATION STREAMER with 2 bronze stars
MERITORIOUS UNIT COMMENDATION STREAMER
ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN STREAMER with 1 bronze star
CHINA SERVICE STREAMER
NATIONAL DEFENSE SERVICE STREAMER with 3 bronze stars
PHILIPPINE PRESIDENTIAL UNIT CITATION STREAMER