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513th Engineer Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 3 August 2007

513th Engineer Detachment Lineage

Constituted 12 August 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 1097th Engineer Utilities Detachment

Activated 14 August 1943 at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Inactivated 13 March 1946 in France

Activated 15 December 1946 in Korea

Redesignated 30 June 1947 as the 513th Engineer Utilities Detachment

Inactivated 25 January 1949 in Korea

Redesignated 21 March 1951 as the 513th Engineer Carbon Dioxide Supply Detachment and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 12 April 1951 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Inactivated 26 April 1952 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Redesignated 22 April 1965 as the 513th Engineer Detachment

Activated 1 May 1965 at Granite City, Illinois

Inactivated 6 July 1966 in Vietnam

Activated 1 April 1967 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Inactivated 30 April 1972 in Vietnam

Activated 1 September 1980 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Inactivated 15 August 1988 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Activated 16 October 2005 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

513th Engineer Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Normandy; Northern France

Vietnam: Defense; 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; Consolidation I; Consolidation II; Cease-Fire


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1970

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