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305th Military History Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 22 July 2004

305th Military History Detachment Lineage

Constituted 21 July 1945 in the Army of the United States as the 60th Historical Team, Information and Historical Service

Activated 9 August 1945 in the Philippine Islands

Inactivated 31 May 1946 in Japan

Redesignated 1 November 1948 as the 305th Historical Team and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps

Activated 19 November 1948 at Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

Inactivated 30 June 1950 at Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania

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

Redesignated 24 November 1967 as the 305th Military History Detachment

Activated 31 January 1968 at Upper Darby, Pennsylvania

Location changed 20 December 1968 to Fort Washington, Pennsylvania; on 15 January 1971 to Colmar, Pennsylvania; on 1 November 1976 to Willow Grove, Pennsylvania; on 1 November 1990 to Reading, Pennsylvania

Inactivated 15 July 1993 at Reading, Pennsylvania

Activated 16 February 1998 at Oakdale, Pennsylvania

Ordered into active military service 1 October 2001 at Oakdale, Pennsylvania; released 14 October 2003 from active military service and reverted to reserve status

305th Military History Detachment Honors

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