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325th Infantry Regiment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 11 December 2009

325th Infantry Regiment Lineage

Constituted 5 August 1917 in the National Army as the 325th Infantry and assigned to the 82d Division

Organized 1 September 1917 at Camp Gordon, Georgia

Demobilized 18-25 May 1919 at Camp Upton, New York

Reconstituted 24 June 1921 in the Organized Reserves as the 325th Infantry and assigned to the 82d Division (later redesignated as the 82d Airborne Division)

Organized in January 1922 with Headquarters at Albany, Georgia

Ordered into active military service 25 March 1942 and reorganized at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Reorganized and redesignated 15 August 1942 as the 325th Glider Infantry

(3d Battalion consolidated 6 April 1945 with the 2d Battalion, 401st Glider Infantry [see ANNEX], and consolidated unit designated as the 3d Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry)

Reorganized and redesignated 15 December 1947 as the 325th Infantry

(Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps)

Withdrawn 15 November 1948 from the Organized Reserve Corps and allotted to the Regular Army

Reorganized and redesignated 15 December 1948 as the 325th Airborne Infantry

Relieved 1 September 1957 from assignment to the 82d Airborne Division; concurrently reorganized and redesignated as the 325th Infantry, a parent regiment under the Combat Arms Regimental System

Withdrawn 1 July 1983 from the Combat Arms Regimental System and reorganized under the United States Army Regimental System

Redesignated 1 October 2005 as the 325th Infantry Regiment

ANNEX

Constituted 23 July 1918 in the National Army as the 2d Battalion, 401st Infantry, an element of the 101st Division

Demobilized 30 November 1918

Reconstituted 24 June 1921 in the Organized Reserves as the 2d Battalion, 401st Infantry, an element of the 101st Division

Organized in November 1921 with Headquarters at Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Disbanded 15 August 1942; concurrently reconstituted in the Army of the United States as the 2d Battalion, 401st Glider Infantry, an element of the 101st Airborne Division, and activated at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Disbanded 1 March 1945 in France

Reconstituted 6 April 1945 in the Army of the United States as the 2d Battalion, 401st Glider Infantry; concurrently consolidated with the 3d Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry, and consolidated unit designated as the 3d Battalion, 325th Glider Infantry, an element of the 82d Airborne Division

325th Infantry Regiment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War I: St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne; Lorraine 1918

World War II: Sicily; Naples-Foggia; Normandy (with arrowhead); Rhineland (with arrowhead); Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe

Armed Forces Expeditions: Dominican Republic; Grenada; Panama (with arrowhead)

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined

Decorations

Presidential Unit Citation (Army) for SALERNO

Presidential Unit Citation (Army) for STE. MERE EGLISE

Presidential Unit Citation (Army) for IRAQ 2003

Valorous Unit Award for IRAQ 2003

Valorous Unit Award for NINEVEH PROVINCE 2005

Valorous Unit Award for YUSIFIYAH, IRAQ 2006

Valorous Unit Award for BAGHDAD 2007-2008

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991

Army Superior Unit Award for 1987-1988

Army Superior Unit Award for 1994

Army Superior Unit Award for 1994-1996

French Croix de Guerre with Palm, World War II for STE. MERE EGLISE

French Croix de Guerre with Palm, World War II for COTENTIN

French Croix de Guerre, World War II, Fourragere

Military Order of William (Degree of the Knight of the Fourth Class) for NIJMEGEN 1944

Netherlands Orange Lanyard

Belgian Fourragere 1940

     Cited in the Order of the Day of the Belgian Army for action in the Ardennes

     Cited in the Order of the Day of the Belgian Army for action in Belgium and Germany


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