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465th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 22 August 2008

465th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 4 December 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 465th Engineer Depot Company

Activated 29 December 1942 at Camp Phillips, Kansas

Inactivated 8 March 1946 in Germany

Redesignated 23 December 1946 as the 465th Engineer Water Supply Company and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 15 January 1947 at Portland, Oregon

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

Location changed 18 April 1949 to Corvallis, Oregon

Inactivated 15 July 1949 at Corvallis, Oregon

Redesignated 15 May 1959 as the 465th Engineer Company

Activated 20 June 1959 at Salem, Oregon

Inactivated 22 December 1965 at Salem, Oregon

Activated 16 September 2007 at Birmingham, Alabama

465th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered EUROPEAN THEATER

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