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438th Military Police Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 29 April 2008

438th Military Police Detachment Lineage

Constituted 13 January 1945 in the Army of the United States as the 438th Military Police Gate and Patrol Detachment

Activated 21 March 1945 in Europe

Redesignated 21 April 1945 as the 438th Military Police Patrol Detachment

Inactivated 10 November 1945 at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Redesignated 22 December 1948 as the 438th Military Police Criminal Investigation Detachment and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps

Activated 15 February 1949 at Tucson, Arizona

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

Reorganized and redesignated 14 March 1954 as the 438th Military Police Detachment

Inactivated 1 May 1959 at Tucson, Arizona

Activated 22 February 1972 at Phoenix, Arizona

Inactivated 15 September 1990 at Phoenix, Arizona

Activated 16 September 2000 at Salt Lake City, Utah

Ordered into active military service 2 January 2003 at Salt Lake City, Utah; released from active military service 23 March 2004 and reverted to reserve status

438th Military Police Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: European-African-Middle Eastern Theater, Streamer without inscription



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