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1st Brigade, 80th Division (Training)

Lineage and Honors Information as of 19 February 1997

1st Brigade, 80th Division (Training) Lineage

Constituted 5 August 1917 in the National Army as Headquarters Troop, 80th Division

Organized in September 1917 at Camp Lee, Virginia

Demobilized in June 1919 at Camp Lee, Virginia

Reconstituted 24 June 1921 in the Organized Reserves as Headquarters Company, 80th Division

Organized in December 1921 at Richmond, Virginia

Redesignated 12 February 1942 as Headquarters Company and Military Police Platoon (less Military Police Platoon), 80th Division

Ordered into active military service 15 July 1942 and reorganized at Camp Forrest, Tennessee

Redesignated 1 August 1942 as Headquarters Company, 80th Infantry Division

Inactivated 4 January 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey

Redesignated 15 July 1946 as Headquarters Company, 80th Airborne Division

Activated 12 March 1947 at Richmond, Virginia

(Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Reorganized and redesignated 10 May 1952 as Headquarters Company, 80th Infantry Division

Disbanded 6 March 1959 at Richmond, Virginia

Reconstituted 24 November 1967 in the Army Reserve as Headquarters, 1st Brigade, 80th Division (Training)

Activated 30 January 1968 at Alexandria, Virginia

Inactivated 13 January 1995 at Alexandria, Virginia

Activated 16 November 1996 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland

1st Brigade, 80th Division (Training) Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War I: Somme Offensive; Meuse-Argonne

World War II: Northern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe



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