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689th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 24 June 2009

689th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 12 August 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 689th Engineer Equipment Company

Activated 14 August 1943 at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Reorganized and redesignated 1 November 1943 as the 689th Engineer Base Equipment Company

Inactivated 31 March 1946 in Japan

Redesignated 2 November 1948 as the 689th Engineer Base Depot Company and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps

Activated 29 November 1948 at Memphis, Tennessee

Location changed 1 September 1951 to Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Reorganized and redesignated 1 May 1952 as the 689th Engineer Company

(Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Inactivated 15 December 1953 at Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Activated 31 March 1955 at Starkville, Mississippi

Inactivated 15 January 1963 at Starkville, Mississippi

Activated 16 September 2008 at Orlando, Florida

689th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: New Guinea; Leyte; Luzon


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

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