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605th Engineer Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 November 2009

605th Engineer Detachment Lineage

Constituted 31 August 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 1734th Engineer Service Detachment

Activated 8 September 1944 in Italy

Reorganized and redesignated 20 January 1945 as the 1734th Engineer Utilities Detachment

Inactivated 28 February 1946 in Japan

Redesignated 19 August 1965 as the 605th Engineer Detachment and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 1 September 1965 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Inactivated 17 February 1969 in Vietnam

Withdrawn 3 May 2004 from the Regular Army and allotted to the Army Reserve

Activated 16 October 2009 at Darien, Illinois

605th Engineer Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rhineland; Central Europe

Vietnam: Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase II; Counteroffensive, Phase III; Tet Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase IV; Counteroffensive, Phase V; Counteroffensive, Phase VI



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