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Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 July 2011

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61st CHEMICAL COMPANY

 

             Constituted 1 January 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 61st Chemical Depot Company

            Activated 15 January 1943 at Camp Sibert, Alabama

            Inactivated 31 December 1945 at the New York Port of Embarkation

            Redesignated 4 June 1954 as the 61st Chemical Company and allotted to the Regular Army

            Activated 29 June 1954 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

            Inactivated 15 November 1957 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

            Activated 25 April 1967 at Fort McClellan, Alabama

            Inactivated 19 December 1973 at Fort McClellan, Alabama

            Activated 16 October 1997 in Korea

 

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                               World War II
                                               Normandy
                                                Northern France
                                                Rhineland
                                                Ardennes-Alsace
                                                Central Europe

 

                                                 War on Terrorism
                                                 Campaigns to be determined

 

DECORATIONS

None

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY: 

 

 

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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