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Lineages and Honors Information
Field Artillery

Lineage and Honors Information as of 9 Jan 2020

3d Battalion
13th Field Artillery Regiment
(The Clan)

  • Constituted 1 July 1916 in the Regular Army as Battery C, 13th Field Artillery
  • Organized 1 June 1917 at Camp Stewart, Texas
  • (13th Field Artillery assigned 10 December 1917 to the 4th Division; relieved 4 October 1920 from assignment to the 4th Division; assigned 1 March 1921 to the Hawaiian Division [later redesignated as the 24th Infantry Division])
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 October 1941 as Battery C, 13th Field Artillery Battalion
  • Inactivated 31 March 1958 and relieved from assignment to the 24th Infantry Division; concurrently redesignated as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 3d Battalion, 13th Artillery
  • Redesignated 1 April 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 3d Howitzer Battalion, 13th Artillery, assigned to the 25th Infantry Division, and activated at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii (organic elements concurrently constituted and activated)
  • Battalion redesignated 3 August 1963 as the 3d Battalion, 13th Artillery
  • Redesignated 1 September 1971 as the 3d Battalion, 13th Field Artillery
  • Inactivated 1 October 1983 at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, and relieved from assignment to the 25th Infantry Division
  • Activated 16 January 1996 at Fort Sill, Oklahoma
  • Redesignated 1 October 2005 as the 3d Battalion, 13th Field Artillery Regiment

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War I
  • Aisne-Marne
  • St. Mihiel
  • Meuse-Argonne
  • Champagne 1918
  • Lorraine 1918
  • World War II
  • Central Pacific
  • New Guinea (with arrowhead)
  • Leyte (with arrowhead)
  • Luzon (with arrowhead)
  • Southern Philippines
  • (with arrowhead)
  • Korean War
  • UN Defensive
  • UN Offensive
  • CCF Intervention
  • First UN Counteroffensive
  • CCF Spring Offensive
  • UN Summer-Fall Offensive
  • Second Korean Winter
  • Korea, Summer 1953
  • Vietnam
  • Counteroffensive
  • Counteroffensive, Phase II
  • Counteroffensive, Phase III
  • Tet Counteroffensive
  • Counteroffensive, Phase IV
  • Counteroffensive, Phase V
  • Counteroffensive, Phase VI
  • Tet 69/Counteroffensive
  • Summer-Fall 1969
  • Winter-Spring 1970
  • Sanctuary Counteroffensive
  • Counteroffensive, Phase VII
  • War on Terrorism
  • Iraq:
  • Iraqi Surge
  • Iraqi Sovereignty

Battery C additionally entitled to:

  • War on Terrorism
  • Campaigns to be determined

Decorations

  • Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered DEFENSE OF KOREA
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1967-1968
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2005-2006
  • Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO 4 JULY 1945
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered PYONGTAEK
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1952-1953
  • Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1968
  • Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1970
  • Republic of Vietnam Civil Action Honor Medal, First Class, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1970
  • Battery B additionally entitled to:
  • Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered BINH DUONG PROVINCE
  • Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1969
  • Battery C additionally entitled to:
  • Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2003

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

CHARLES R. BOWERY, JR.
Chief of Military History


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