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542d Medical Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 5 March 2002

542d Medical Company Lineage

Constituted 3 April 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 542d Clearing Company

Redesignated 27 September 1951 as the 542d Medical Clearing Company, Separate, and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 15 November 1951 in Korea

Reorganized and redesignated 25 March 1953 as the 542d Medical Company

Inactivated 25 June 1970 in Vietnam

Activated 16 September 1995 in Korea

542d Medical Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

Korean War: UN Summer-Fall Offensive; Second Korean Winter; Korea, Summer-Fall 1952; Third Korean Winter; Korea, Summer 1953

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


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for KOREA 1952 - 1954

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