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Headquarters and Headquarterd Detachment,
44th Support Battalion

Lineage and Honors Information as of 12 July 2007

Headquarters and Headquarterd Detachment,
44th Support Battalion Lineage

Constituted 8 April 1943 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 4th Quartermaster Troop Transport Battalion

Activated 3 May 1943 at Camp Young, California

Reorganized and redesignated 27 August 1943 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 4th Quartermaster Battalion, Mobile

Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 4th Transportation Corps Truck Battalion

Inactivated 15 March 1947 in Germany

Redesignated 21 April 1949 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 4th Transportation Truck Battalion

Activated 1 June 1949 on Okinawa

Inactivated 1 July 1950 on Okinawa

Redesignated 20 November 1950 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th Transportation Truck Battalion, and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 22 December 1950 at Fort Eustis, Virginia

Reorganized and redesignated 31 October 1952 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 4th Transportation Battalion

Reorganized and redesignated 20 February 1959 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 4th Transportation Battalion

Converted and redesignated 17 October 1992 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 44th Support Battalion

Headquarters and Headquarterd Detachment,
44th Support Battalion Honors

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 SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered SOUTHWEST ASIA 2003-2004


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