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Lineage and Honors Information as of 23 July 2012


  • Constituted 17 December 1917 in the National Army as the 319th Engineers and assigned to the 8th Division
  • Organized 4 January 1918 at Camp Fremont, California
  • Demobilized 10 September 1919 at San Francisco, California
  • Reconstituted 24 June 1921 in the Organized Reserves as the 319th Engineers and assigned to the 94th Division
  • Organized in November 1921 with Headquarters at Boston, Massachusetts
  • Redesignated (less 2d Battalion) 30 June 1942 as the 319th Engineer Battalion, and remained assigned to the 94th Division (later redesignated as the 94th Infantry Division) (2d Battalion – hereafter separate lineage)
  • Ordered into active military service 15 September 1942 and reorganized at Fort Custer, Michigan as the 319th Engineer Combat Battalion
  • Inactivated 7 February 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey
  • Activated 13 February 1947 with Headquarters at Boston, Massachusetts, and remained assigned to the 94th Infantry Division
  • (Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)
  • Redesignated 30 November 1953 as the 319th Engineer Battalion
  • Location of Headquarters changed 29 March 1958 to Roslindale, Massachussetts
  • Inactivated 1 March 1963 at Roslindale, Massachusetts, and relieved from assignment to the 94th Infantry Division
  • Headquarters, 319th Engineer Battalion, redesignated 5 September 2006 as Headquarters, 3d Brigade, 94th Training Division; remainder of battalion concurrently disbanded
  • Activated 16 September 2009 at Indianapolis, Indiana

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War I
  • Streamer without inscription
  • World War II
  • Northern France
  • Rhineland
  • Ardennes-Alsace
  • Central Europe


  • None

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

Robert J. Dalessandro
Director, Center of Military History

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