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24th Infantry Regiment
(Deuce Four)

Lineage and Honors Information as of 20 November 2007

24th Infantry Regiment Lineage

Constituted 28 July 1866 in the Regular Army as the 38th Infantry

Organized 1 October 1866 at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri

Consolidated 15 March 1869 with the 41st Infantry (see ANNEX) and consolidated unit redesignated as the 24th Infantry

Assigned 1 February 1947 to the 25th Infantry Division

Relieved 1 August 1951 from assignment to the 25th Infantry Division

Inactivated 1 October 1951 in Korea

Reorganized 16 August 1995 as a parent regiment under the United States Army Regimental System

Redesignated 1 October 2005 as the 24th Infantry Regiment


Constituted 28 July 1866 in the Regular Army as the 41st Infantry

Organized 25 December 1866 at Baton Rouge, Louisiana

24th Infantry Regiment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

Indian Wars: Comanches

War with Spain: Santiago

Philippine Insurrection: San Isidro; Luzon 1900

Mexican Expedition: Mexico 1916-1917

World War II: Northern Solomons; Western Pacific

Korean War: UN Defensive; UN Offensive; CCF Intervention; First UN Counteroffensive; CCF Spring Offensive; UN Summer-Fall Offensive

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined


Valorous Unit Award for NINEVEH PROVINCE 2005

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation for MASAN-CHINJU

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