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Lineage and Honors Information as of 12 March 2010

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HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS BATTALION
25th INFANTRY DIVISION
(TROPIC LIGHTNING)

 

Constituted 26 August 1941 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters, 25th Infantry Division

Activated 1 October 1941 at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii

Allotted 27 June 1949 to the Regular Army

Reorganized and redesignated 1 April 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 16 November 2005 as Headquarters and Tactical Command Posts, 25th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 16 January 2010 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 25th Infantry Division

 

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                                         World War II
                                                         Central Pacific
                                                         Guadalcanal
                                                         Northern Solomons
                                                         Luzon

                                                         Korean War
                                                         UN Defensive
                                                         UN Offensive
                                                         CCF Intervention
                                                         First UN Counteroffensive
                                                         CCF Spring Offensive
                                                         UN Summer-Fall Offensive
                                                         Second Korean Winter
                                                         Korea, Summer-Fall 1952
                                                         Third Korean Winter
                                                         Korea, Summer 1953

                                                         Vietnam
                                                         Counteroffensive
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase II
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase III
                                                         Tet Counteroffensive
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase IV
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase V
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase VI
                                                         Tet 69/Counteroffensive
                                                         Summer-Fall 1969
                                                         Winter-Spring 1970
                                                         Sanctuary Counteroffensive
                                                         Counteroffensive, Phase VII

                                                          War on Terrorism
                                                         Campaigns to be determined

 

DECORATIONS

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1969

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2006-2007

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

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered MASAN-CHINJU

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered MUNSAN-NI

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1968

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1970

Republic of Vietnam Civil Action Honor Medal, First Class, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1970

 

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

 

JEFFREY J. CLARKE
Chief of Military History


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