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461st Personnel Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 9 February 2007

461st Personnel Company Lineage

Constituted 21 January 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 461st Replacement Company

Activated 3 February 1944 in England

Inactivated 30 September 1945 in France

Allotted 26 February 1947 to the Organized Reserves

Activated 14 March 1947 at Atlanta, Georgia

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

Location changed 1 December 1949 to Albany, Georgia

Inactivated 1 August 1950 at Albany, Georgia

Redesignated 24 November 1967 as the 461st Personnel Service Company

Activated 15 January 1968 at Atlanta, Georgia

Location changed 10 February 1971 to East Point, Georgia

Ordered into active military service 27 August 1990 at East Point, Georgia; released from active military service 24 June 1991 and reverted to reserve status

Reorganized and redesignated 17 September 1995 as the 461st Personnel Services Battalion

Elements ordered into active military service in 1997 at East Point, Georgia; released from active military service in 1998 and reverted to reserve status

Location changed 16 June 1999 to Decatur, Georgia

Ordered into active military service 2 January 2003-15 March 2003 at Decatur, Georgia; released from active military service 15 August 2003 and 18-19 June 2004 and reverted to reserve status

Reorganized and redesignated 27 October 2006 as the 461st Personnel Company

461st Personnel Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Normandy; Northern France; Rhineland; Central Europe

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined

Decorations

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ASIA 2003-2004


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