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339th Military Intelligence Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 18 January 2006

339th Military Intelligence Company Lineage

Constituted 11 May 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 282d Signal Pigeon Company

Activated 28 October 1942 at Camp Crowder, Missouri

Inactivated 30 September 1945 in Germany

Converted and redesignated 19 May 1955 as the 339th Communication Reconnaissance Company and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 25 June 1955 in Germany

Redesignated 1 July 1956 as the 339th Army Security Agency Company

Inactivated 15 October 1957 in Germany

Withdrawn 1 February 1974 from the Regular Army and allotted to the Army Reserve; concurrently activated at Charlotte, North Carolina

Inactivated 15 September 1988 at Charlotte, North Carolina

Consolidated 1 December 1995 with the 339th Military Intelligence Company (see ANNEX) and consolidated unit designated as the 339th Military Intelligence Company

Activated 16 October 2004 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas


Constituted 14 May 1948 in the Organized Reserve Corps as the 339th Headquarters Intelligence Detachment

Activated 2 June 1948 at New York, New York

Reorganized and redesignated 6 July 1950 as Headquarters, 339th Military Intelligence Company

(Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Inactivated 20 February 1953 at New York, New York

Redesignated 16 September 1980 as the 339th Military Intelligence Company and activated at Bronx, New York

Inactivated 15 September 1987 at Bronx, New York

339th Military Intelligence Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

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


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for EUROPEAN THEATER

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