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Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 July 2011

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62d CHEMICAL COMPANY

 

             Constituted 16 April 1929 in the Organized Reserves as the 412th Chemical Company

            Withdrawn 1 October 1933 from the Organized Reserves and allotted to the Regular Army

            Activated 16 April 1935 at Edgewood Arsenal, Maryland

            Redesignated 12 March 1942 as the 62d Chemical Depot Company

            Reorganized and redesignated 1 November 1944 as the 62d Chemical Warfare General Service Company

            Inactivated 30 May 1947 on Okinawa

            Redesignated 2 July 1952 as the 62d Chemical Smoke Generator Company

            Activated 17 July 1952 at Fort McClellan, Alabama

            Reorganized and redesignated 25 November 1953 as the 62d Chemical Company

            Inactivated 31 January 1974 at Fort McClellan, Alabama

            Activated 16 April 1998 in Korea


CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                                 World War II
                                                 Luzon

                                                 War on Terrorism
                                                 Global War on Terrorism

 

DECORATIONS

            Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO 4 JULY 1945

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

 

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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