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172d Chemical Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 20 december 2006

172d Chemical Company Lineage

Constituted 21 October 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 172d Chemical Smoke Generator Company

Activated 26 October 1942 at Camp Edwards, Massachusetts

Disbanded 3 August 1945 in Italy

Reconstituted 31 August 1950 in the Army of the United States

Activated 18 September 1950 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Allotted 13 June 1951 to the Regular Army

Reorganized and redesignated 20 October 1953 as the 172d Chemical Company

Inactivated 1 April 1956 in England

Activated 1 March 1981 at Fort Carson, Colorado

172d Chemical Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II - EAME: Naples-Foggia; Rome-Arno; North Appenines; Po Valley

Southwest Asia: Liberation and Defense of Kuwait

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined



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