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130th Chemical Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 3 August 2007

130th Chemical Company Lineage

Constituted 23 February 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 130th Chemical Impregnating Company

Activated 26 April 1943 at Camp Sibert, Alabama

Redesignated 20 September 1943 as the 130th Chemical Processing Company

Inactivated 25 January 1946 in the Philippines

Allotted 2 December 1946 to the Organized Reserves

Activated 12 December 1946 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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

Ordered into active military service 19 September 1950 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; released from active military service 10 July 1952 and reverted to reserve status

Inactivated 12 December 1952 at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Redesignated 24 November 1967 as the 130th Chemical Company

Activated 30 January 1968 at Johnstown, Pennsylvania

Location changed in September 1995 to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

130th Chemical Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: European-African-Middle Eastern Theater, Streamer without inscription; Asiatic-Pacific Theater, Streamer without inscription



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