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Lineage and Honors Information as of 18 March 2011

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HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS BATTALION
3d INFANTRY DIVISION
(MARNE DIVISION)

 

Constituted 12 November 1917 in the Regular Army as Headquarters, 3d Division

Organized 21 November 1917 at Camp Greene, North Carolina

Redesignated 1 August 1942 as Headquarters, 3d Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 April 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3d Infantry Division    

Reorganized and redesignated 16 May 2004 as Headquarters and Tactical Command Posts, 3d Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 16 November 2010 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion, 3d Infantry Division

 

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

                                                        World War I
                                                        Aisne
                                                        Champagne-Marne
                                                        Aisne-Marne
                                                        St. Mihiel
                                                        Meuse-Argonne
                                                        Champagne 1918

 

                                                        World War II
                                                        Algeria-French Morocco (with arrowhead)
                                                        Tunisia
                                                        Sicily (with arrowhead)
                                                        Naples-Foggia
                                                        Anzio (with arrowhead)
                                                        Rome-Arno
                                                        Southern France (with arrowhead)
                                                        Rhineland
                                                        Ardennes-Alsace
                                                        Central Europe

                                                        Korean War
                                                        CCF Intervention
                                                        First UN Counteroffensive
                                                        CCF Spring Offensive
                                                        UN Summer-Fall Offensive
                                                        Second Korean Winter
                                                        Korea, Summer-Fall 1952
                                                        Third Korean Winter
                                                        Korea, Summer 1953

                                                        War on Terrorism
                                                                Iraq:
                                                        Liberation of Iraq
                                                        Transition of Iraq
                                                        Iraqi Governance
                                                        National Resolution
                                                        Iraqi Surge

                                                        (Additional campaigns to be determined)

 

DECORATIONS

Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered COLMAR

Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2003

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2007-2008

French Croix de Guerre with Palm, World War II, Streamer embroidered COLMAR

French Croix de Guerre, World War II, Fourragere

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered UIJONGBU CORRIDOR

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered IRON TRIANGLE

Chryssoun Aristion Andrias (Bravery Gold Medal of Greece), Streamer embroidered KOREA

 

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

 

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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