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Lineage and Honors Information as of 12 Mar 2010

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268th SIGNAL COMPANY

 

Constituted 11 May 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 268th Signal Construction Company

Activated 1 September 1943 at Camp Crowder, Missouri

Reorganized and redesignated 15 February 1944 as the 268th Signal Heavy Construction Company

Inactivated 9 November 1945 at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey

Redesignated 28 October 1958 as the 268th Signal Company and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 20 November 1958 at Fort Devens, Massachusetts

Inactivated 22 March 1965 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Activated 25 April 1966 at Fort Huachuca, Arizona

Inactivated 15 January 2003 in Germany

Activated 16 April 2007 at Fort Hood, Texas


CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

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

                                                        Southwest Asia
                                                        Defense of Saudi Arabia
                                                        Liberation and Defense of Kuwait
                                                        Cease-Fire

                                                        War on Terrorism
                                                        Campaigns to be determined

 

DECORATIONS

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2008-2009

 

                                                       

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

 

JEFFREY J. CLARKE
Chief of Military History


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