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Lineage and Honors Information as of 29 October 2012

HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS
COMPANY
7th INFANTRY DIVISION
(BAYONET)

  • Constituted 6 December 1917 in the Regular Army as Headquarters, 7th Division
  • Organized 1 January 1918 at Camp Wheeler, Georgia
  • Inactivated 22 September 1921 at Camp Meade, Maryland
  • Activated 1 July 1940 at Camp Ord, California
  • Redesignated 9 April 1942 as Headquarters, 7th Motorized Division
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 January 1943 as Headquarters, 7th Infantry Division
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 July 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 7th Infantry Division
  • Inactivated 2 April 1971 at Fort Lewis, Washington
  • Activated 21 October 1974 at Fort Ord, California
  • Inactivated 16 June 1994 at Fort Lewis, Washington
  • Activated 16 October 1999 at Fort Carson, Colorado
  • Inactivated 18 August 2006 at Fort Carson, Colorado
  • Headquarters activated 1 October 2012 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War I
  • Lorraine 1918
  • World War II
  • Aleutian Islands
  • Eastern Mandates
  • Leyte
  • Ryukyus
  • Korean War
  • UN Defensive
  • UN Offensive
  • 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
  • Armed Forces Expeditions
  • Panama

Decorations

  • Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO 4 JULY 1945M
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered INCHON
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1950 1953
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1945 1948; 1953 1971

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

Robert J. Dalessandro
Director, Center of Military History


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