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Lineage and Honors Information as of 26 March 2013

323d Engineer Company

  • Constituted 15 May 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 2733d Engineer Light Equipment Company
  • Activated 1 June 1944 at Camp Breckinridge, Kentucky
  • Inactivated 25 January 1946 in the Philippines
  • Redesignated 26 December 1947 as the 323d Engineer Light Equipment Company and allotted to the Organized Reserves
  • Activated 12 January 1948 at Greenwood, Mississippi
  • (Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)
  • Ordered into active military service 19 August 1950 at Greenwood, Mississippi
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 June 1954 as the 323d Engineer Company
  • Released from active military service 20 January 1955 and reverted to reserve status
  • Location changed 1 July 1955 to Greenville, Mississippi; on 11 February 1957 to Indianola, Mississippi; on 1 November 1957 to Tupelo, Mississippi
  • Inactivated 1 May 1976 at Tupelo, Mississippi
  • Activated 16 September 1995 at Fort Bliss, Texas
  • Inactivated 15 April 1999 at Fort Bliss, Texas
  • Activated 16 September 2008 at Spartanburg, South Carolina
  • Ordered into active military service 10 April 2010 at Spartanburg, South Carolina; released from active military service 14 May 2011 and reverted to reserve status

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

  • World War II
  • Rhineland
  • Central Europe
  • Asiatic-Pacific Theater,
  • Streamer without inscription
  • Korean War
  • 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
  •   Afghanistan:
  • Consolidation III

DECORATIONS

  • Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered KANDAHAR PROVINCE 2010-2011
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1951-1952

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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