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524th Military Intelligence Battalion

Lineage and Honors Information as of 7 December 2004

524th Military Intelligence Battalion Lineage

Constituted 25 September 1950 in the Regular Army as the 524th Technical Intelligence Coordinator Detachment

Activated 10 October 1950 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Inactivated 1 December 1951 in Korea

Redesignated 22 June 1965 as the 524th Intelligence Corps Detachment

Activated 1 July 1965 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Redesignated 15 October 1966 as the 524th Military Intelligence Detachment

Inactivated 26 November 1970 in Vietnam

Redesignated 16 June 1982 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 524th Military Intelligence Battalion, and activated in Korea

(Organic elements constituted 16 October 1988; Company A concurrently activated in Korea)

524th Military Intelligence Battalion Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

Korean War: CCF Intervention, First UN Counteroffensive, CCF Spring Offensive, UN Summer-Fall Offensive, Second Korean Winter

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

 

Decorations

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for VIETNAM 1966-1968

Army Superior Unit Award for 1986-1988


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