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455th Field Hospital

Lineage and Honors Information as of 30 June 1994

455th Field Hospital Lineage

Constituted 23 February 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 172d General Hospital

Activated 29 July 1944 at Camp Barkeley, Texas

Inactivated 30 April 1946 in China

Redesignated 23 May 1949 as the 455th General Hospital and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps

Activated 26 May 1949 at Providence, Rhode Island

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

Location changed 1 April 1960 to Warwick, Rhode Island; on 1 February 1976 to Providence, Rhode Island

Reorganized and redesignated 17 September 1993 as the 455th Field Hospital

455th Field Hospital Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: India-Burma



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