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57th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 30 September 2009

57th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 3 April 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 1491st Engineer Maintenance Company

Activated 1 September 1944 in the Solomon Islands

Inactivated 24 December 1945 in Japan

Redesignated 11 April 1947 as the 57th Engineer Service Company

Activated 3 May 1947 on Guam as a Philippine Scout unit

Inactivated 20 February 1948 in the Mariana Islands, and withdrawn from the Philippine Scouts

Redesignated 11 September 1950 as the 57th Engineer Heavy Shop Company

Activated 1 October 1950 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Allotted 13 September 1951 to the Regular Army

Reorganized and redesignated 15 January 1953 as the 57th Engineer Company

Inactivated 20 September 1975 in Germany

Activated 16 October 2008 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

57th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: New Guinea; Leyte; Luzon

Decorations

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


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