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Lineage and Honors Information as of 16 Jun 2011

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HEADQUARTERS AND SPECIAL TROOPS BATTALION
377th SUSTAINMENT COMMAND

 

Constituted 2 July 1942 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 12th Port of Embarkation

Activated 5 July 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey

Converted, reorganized, and redesignated 7 November 1942 as the 12th Port Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Transportation Corps

Reorganized and redesignated 21 February 1945 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 12th Port

Inactivated 4 January 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey

Redesignated 3 November 1948 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 377th Transportation Major Port, and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps

Activated 19 November 1948 at New Orleans, Louisiana

Ordered into active military service 11 September 1950 at New Orleans, Louisiana; released from active military service 10 October 1952 and reverted to reserve status

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

        Reorganized and redesignated 30 April 1953 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 377th Transportation Port Command C

        Reorganized and redesignated 1 December 1955 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 377th Transportation Terminal Command C

Converted, reorganized, and redesignated 31 December 1965 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 377th Support Brigade

        Reorganized and redesignated 16 October 1979 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company and Special Troops, 377th Support Command

        Reorganized and redesignated 16 October 2000 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 377th Support Command

        Elements ordered into active military service since 2001 in support of the War on Terrorism

        Reorganized and redesignated 18 September 2007 as Headquarters and Special Troops Battalion, 377th Sustainment Command

 

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                                        World War II
                                                        Normandy
                                                        Northern France

                                                        War on Terrorism
                                                        Campaigns to be determined    

 

DECORATIONS

        Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered EUROPEAN THEATER
                       
        Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST ASIA 2002-2003

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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