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63d Chemical Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 19 December 2007

63d Chemical Company Lineage

Constituted 1 October 1933 in the Regular Army as the 3d Chemical Company

Activated 1 June 1941 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Redesignated 12 March 1942 as the 63d Chemical Depot Company

Inactivated 13 October 1945 at Camp Myles Standish, Massachusetts

Redesignated 19 February 1947 as the 63d Chemical Base Depot and Maintenance Company

Activated 15 March 1947 in Germany

Reorganized and redesignated 27 April 1951 as the 63d Chemical Service Company

Inactivated 1 November 1954 in France

Redesignated 1 March 1980 as the 63d Chemical Company, assigned to the 101st Airborne Division, and activated at Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Relieved 16 October 2007 from assignment to the 101st Airborne Division

63d Chemical Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Sicily; Naples-Foggia; Rome-Arno; Southern France (with arrowhead); Rhineland; Central Europe

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire

War on Terrorism: Global War on Terrorism; Iraq


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered EUROPEAN THEATER

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991

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