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926th Medical Detachment
(The Scorpion)

Lineage and Honors Information as of 7 August 2002

926th Medical Detachment Lineage

Constituted 24 February 1945 in the Army of the United States as the 926th Medical Detachment

Activated 20 March 1945 at Fort Richardson, Alaska

Inactivated 15 November 1946 at Fort Richardson, Alaska

Allotted 30 July 1965 to the Regular Army

Activated 10 August 1965 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Inactivated 15 March 1971 in Vietnam

Activated 21 September 1972 at Fort Benning, Georgia

926th Medical Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II - AP: Silver band without inscription

Vietnam: Defense; 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

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire

Kosovo: (campaigns to be determined)


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1967-1968

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1968-1969

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA

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