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448th Adjutant General Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 February 2007

448th Adjutant General Company Lineage

Constituted 10 August 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 140th Army Postal Unit

Activated 14 August 1943 at Camp Breckinridge, Kentucky

Inactivated 19 December 1945 in Germany

Redesignated 28 January 1948 as the 448th Army Postal Unit and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 11 February 1948 at New York, New York

(Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Location changed 28 December 1949 to Long Island City, New York; on 1 February 1954 to New York, New York; on 1 October 1954 to Mineola, New York; on 3 January 1956 to Hempstead, New York; on 15 June 1959 to Garden City, New York

Ordered into active military service 13 May 1968 at Garden City, New York; released from active military service 20 October 1969 and reverted to reserve status at Hempstead, New York

Reorganized and redesignated 15 March 1972 as the 448th Adjutant General Detachment

Location changed 1 November 1983 to Fort Totten, New York

Inactivated 18 September 1988 at Fort Totten, New York

Redesignated 30 August 1994 as the 448th Adjutant General Company

Activated 16 October 1995 at Fort Totten, New York; location later changed to Shoreham, New York

Ordered into active military service 20 June 2003 - 2 November 2004 at Shoreham, New York

448th Adjutant General Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rhineland

Vietnam: Counteroffensive, Phase V; Counteroffensive, Phase VI; Tet 69/Counteroffensive; Summer-Fall 1969

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1968-1969

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