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Lineage and Honors Information as of 21 October 2010

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HEADQUARTERS
37th INFANTRY BRIGADE COMBAT TEAM
(BUCKEYE)

 

Constituted 18 July 1917 in the Ohio National Guard as Headquarters, 37th Division

Organized 26 August 1917 at Camp Sheridan, Alabama

Demobilized 23 June 1919 at Camp Sherman, Ohio

Reorganized and Federally recognized 31 May 1923 in the Ohio National Guard at Columbus as Headquarters, 37th Division

Inducted into Federal service 15 October 1940 at Columbus

Redesignated 1 February 1942 as Headquarters, 37th Infantry Division

Inactivated 18 December 1945 at Camp Anza, California

Reorganized and Federally recognized 11 November 1946 at Columbus

Ordered into active Federal service 15 January 1952 at Columbus

(Headquarters, 37th Infantry Division [NGUS], organized and Federally recognized
15 January 1954 at Columbus)

Released 15 June 1954 from active Federal service and reverted to state control; Federal recognition concurrently withdrawn from Headquarters, 37th Infantry Division (NGUS)

Reorganized and redesignated 15 February 1968 as Headquarters, 73d Brigade, 38th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 March 1977 as Headquarters, 73d Infantry Brigade, and relieved from assignment to the 38th Infantry Division

Redesignated 6 September 1992 as Headquarters, 37th Infantry Brigade

Reorganized and redesignated 1 September 1993 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 37th Brigade, 28th Infantry Division; location concurrently changed to North Canton

Redesignated 1 September 1994 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 37th Brigade, 38th Infantry Division

Location changed 1 June 2004 to Columbus

Ordered into active Federal service 5 July 2004 at Columbus; released from active Federal service 1 November 2005 and reverted to state control

Reorganized and redesignated 1 September 2007 as Headquarters, 37th Infantry Brigade Combat Team

HOME STATION: Columbus

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                                          World War I
                                                          Ypres-Lys
                                                          Meuse-Argonne
                                                          Lorraine 1918

                                                          World War II
                                                          Northern Solomons
                                                          Luzon (with arrowhead)

                                                          War on Terrorism
                                                          Campaigns to be determined

 

DECORATIONS

Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO
4 JULY 1945

 

BY THE ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

 

JEFFREY J. CLARKE
Chief of Military History


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