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575th Support Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 5 July 2006

575th Support Company Lineage

Constituted 18 July 1942 in the Army of the United States as Company S, 4th Ordnance Ammunition Company, 4th Ordnance Ammunition and Supply Battalion, 305th Ordnance Regiment (Base)

Activated 5 November 1942 at Santa Anita, California

Redesignated 20 June 1943 as the 575th Ordnance Ammunition Company

Inactivated 20 January 1947 in Germany

Activated 1 May 1947 in the Philippines

Inactivated 1 June 1949 on Okinawa

Redesignated 12 May 1954 as the 575th Ordnance Company and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 1 June 1954 at Fort Hood, Texas

Inactivated 25 September 1956 at Fort Hood, Texas

Activated 31 December 1966 in Germany

Inactivated 15 March 1974 in Germany

Redesignated 15 June 2005 as the 575th Support Company

Activated 16 November 2005 at Fort Hood, Texas

575th Support Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Normandy; Northern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace


Meritorious Unit Citation (Army) for EUROPEAN THEATER

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