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428th Transportation Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 11 June 2002

428th Transportation Company Lineage

Constituted 15 April 1944 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 147th Quartermaster Battalion, Mobile

Activated 7 June 1944 in Algeria

Inactivated 13 February 1946 at Camp Bowie, Texas

Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 147th Transportation Corps Truck Battalion

Redesignated 26 August 1947 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 428th Transportation Highway Transport Division, and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 24 February 1948 at Atlanta, Georgia

(Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Reorganized and redesignated 30 June 1952 as the 428th Transportation Highway Traffic Regulation Company

Inactivated 31 January 1953 at Atlanta, Georgia

Redesignated 9 December 1958 as the 428th Transportation Company

Activated 1 January 1959 at Albany, Georgia

Inactivated 15 January 1963 at Albany, Georgia

Activated 17 October 1995 at Jefferson City, Missouri

428th Transportation Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II - EAME: Rome-Arno; Southern France (with arrowhead); Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for EUROPEAN THEATER

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