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697th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 13 November 2009

697th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 16 July 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 697th Engineer Petroleum Distribution Company,

Activated 4 August 1943 in Tunisia

Inactivated 1 December 1945 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey

Activated 28 December 1946 on Okinawa

Inactivated 1 June 1949 on Okinawa

Redesignated 25 October 1954 as the 697th Engineer Company and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 15 November 1954 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri

Inactivated 1 December 1969 in Thailand

Activated 16 September 2009 at Fort Hood, Texas

697th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Naples-Foggia; Rome-Arno; Southern France (with arrowhead); Rhineland; Central Europe


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for EUROPEAN THEATER

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