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Lineage and Honors Information as of 14 December 2011

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226th SIGNAL COMPANY

 

            Constituted 13 January 1941 in the Regular Army as the 21st Signal Operation Company

            Activated 10 February 1941 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland
           
            Redesignated 7 August 1941 as the 226th Signal Operation Company
           
            Reorganized and redesignated 1 December 1945 as the 226th Signal Service Company

            Redesignated 20 March 1953 as the 226th Signal Company
           
            Inactivated 28 March 1955 in Korea

            Activated 15 October 1957 in Korea

            Inactivated 28 February 1978 in Korea

            Activated 16 October 1997 in Korea

            Inactivated 15 October 2005 in Korea

            Activated 16 October 2011 at Fort Drum, New York


                                                CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

World War II
Tunisia
Rome-Arno
Southern France (with arrowhead)
Rhineland
Ardennes-Alsace
Central Europe

Korean War
CCF Intervention
First UN Counteroffensive
CCF Spring Offensive
UN Summer-Fall Offensive
Second Korean Winter
Korea, Summer-Fall  1952
Third Korean Winter
Korea, Summer 1953

 

                                                           DECORATIONS

            Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered EUROPEAN THEATER

            Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered KOREA 1951

            Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1950-1952
           
            Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA 1952-1953

 

      

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY: 

 

 

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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