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445th Civil Affairs Battalion

Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 November 2009

445th Civil Affairs Battalion Lineage

Constituted 25 September 1950 in the Organized Reserve Corps as the 445th Military Government Company

Activated 15 October 1950 at Oakland, California

(Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Reorganized and redesignated 13 August 1956 as the 445th Civil Affairs and Military Government Company

Location changed 1 October 1957 to El Cerrito, California

Redesignated 10 December 1959 as the 445th Civil Affairs Company

Location changed 1 September 1961 to Oakland, California; changed 1 September 1962 to San Pablo, California; changed 1 March 1976 to Oakland, California

Reorganized and redesignated 16 September 1992 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 445th Civil Affairs Battalion (organic elements concurrently constituted and activated)

Location changed 1 April 1995 to Mountain View, California

Ordered into active military service 18 April 2005 at Mountain View, California; released from active military service

30 June 2006 and reverted to reserve status

Ordered into active military service 28 August 2008 at Mountain View, California

(Additional elements ordered into active military service for the Global War on Terrorism)

445th Civil Affairs Battalion Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

War on Terrorism: Global War on Terrorism (additional campaigns to be determined)


Company B entitled to: Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA 2004-2005

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