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Lineage and Honors Information as of 15 December 2016

251st Transportation Company

  • Constituted 17 February 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 792d Quartermaster Company
  • Activated 25 February 1942 at Boise, Idaho
  • Reorganized and redesignated 24 January 1943 as the 1980th Quartermaster Truck Company, Aviation
  • Inactivated 6 January 1946 at Fort Lawton, Washington
  • Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as the 1980th Transportation Corps Truck Company
  • Redesignated 19 April 1948 as the 251st Transportation Truck Company; concurrently allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps
  • Activated 29 September 1948 at Kenton, Ohio
  • (Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)
  • Reorganized and redesignated 2 June 1953 as the 251st Transportation Company
  • Location changed 17 September 2002 to Saginaw, Michigan
  • Ordered into active military service 15 December 2003 at Saginaw, Michigan; released from active military service 11 June 2005 and reverted to reserve status
  • Inactivated 15 October 2005 at Saginaw, Michigan
  • Activated 16 September 2013 at Elwood, Illinois
  • Ordered into active military service 29 September 2016 at Elwood, Illinois

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War II
  • Tunisia
  • Sicily
  • Naples-Foggia
  • Rome-Arno
  • China Offensive
  • War on Terrorism
  • Campaigns to be determined

Decorations

None

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

CHARLES R. BOWERY, JR.
Chief of Military History


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