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1972d Medical Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 18 June 2001

1972d Medical Detachment Lineage

Constituted 26 January 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 576th Medical Hospital Ship Platoon, Separate

Activated 25 March 1943 at the New Orleans Port of Embarkation, Louisiana

Inactivated 29 September 1945 at the Seattle Port of Embarkation, Washington

Redesignated 16 October 1947 as the 972d Medical Hospital Ship Platoon, Separate and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 15 November 1947 at Butte, Montana

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

Inactivated 31 August 1950 at Butte, Montana

Redesignated 14 July 1992 as the 1972d Medical Detachment

Activated 16 September 1993 at Seattle, Washington

1972d Medical Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II-AP: Silver band without inscription

World War II-EAME: Silver band without inscription



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