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60th Ordnance Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 22 March 2007

60th Ordnance Company Lineage

Constituted 24 May 1918 in the Army of the United States as the 6th Heavy Mobile Ordnance Repair Shop and organized at Camp Hancock, Georgia

Demobilized 21 March 1919 at Camp Upton, New York

Reconstituted 12 October 1936 in the Regular Army and consolidated with the 6th Ordnance Company (constituted 1 October 1933 in the Regular Army); consolidated unit designated as the 6th Ordnance Company

Redesignated 16 December 1940 as the 60th Ordnance Company

Activated 6 February 1941 at the Savanna Ordnance Depot, Illinois

Reorganized and redesignated 27 April 1945 as the 60th Ordnance Ammunition Company

Inactivated 27 March 1946 in India

Activated 1 July 1946 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Inactivated 16 September 1949 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Activated 1 July 1951 in Germany

Reorganized and redesignated 20 November 1954 as the 60th Ordnance Company

Inactivated 16 April 1972 in Vietnam

Activated 16 January 1986 in Germany

60th Ordnance Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: India-Burma; Central Burma

Vietnam: 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; Counteroffensive, Phase VII; Consolidation I; Consolidation II; Cease-Fire

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1965-1966

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1969-1970

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