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462d Transportation Battalion

Lineage and Honors Information as of 19 June 2008

462d Transportation Battalion Lineage

Constituted 15 March 1945 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 26th Port Battalion, Transportation Corps

Activated 10 April 1945 on Oahu, Hawaii

Inactivated 6 January 1946 on Sand Island, Hawaii

Redesignated 7 July 1947 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 462d Transportation Port Battalion, and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 15 July 1947 at Camden, New Jersey

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

Reorganized and redesignated 24 February 1950 as Headquarters, Headquarters and Service Company, 462d Transportation Port Battalion

Inactivated 12 July 1950 at Camden, New Jersey

Redesignated 30 August 1955 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 462d Transportation Battalion

Activated 23 September 1955 at Trenton, New Jersey

Location changed 27 October 2003 to Fort Dix, New Jersey; on 1 April 2006 to Trenton, New Jersey

462d Transportation Battalion Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Asiatic-Pacific Theater, Streamer without inscription



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