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Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 July 2011

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Department of the Army - Lineage and Honors

HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS
COMPANY
359th SIGNAL BRIGADE

 

 

            Constituted 10 October 1944 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 3359th Signal Service Battalion

            Activated 1 November 1944 in Brazil

            Inactivated 21 October 1945 in Brazil

            Redesignated 16 September 1955 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 359th Signal Group, and allotted to the Army Reserve

            Activated 1 November 1955 at New York, New York

            Inactivated 1 March 1963 at New York, New York

            Activated 31 January 1968 at Syracuse, New York

            Reorganized and redesignated 15 March 1972 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 359th Signal Group

            Reorganized and redesignated 16 September 1987 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 359th Signal Brigade

            Location changed 18 September 1995 to Fort Gordon, Georgia

 

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

World War II
American Theater, Streamer
       without inscription

War on Terrorism
Campaigns to be determined

                                                                                   

DECORATIONS

            Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered AMERICAN THEATER

            Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered AFGHANISTAN 2010-2011

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

 

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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