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47th Transportation Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 29 April 2008

47th Transportation Company Lineage

Constituted 1 May 1936 in the Regular Army as Company M, 3d Battalion, 48th Quartermaster Regiment

Activated 1 June 1940 at Fort Sheridan, Illinois

Redesignated 16 June 1942 as Company M, 3d Battalion, 48th Quartermaster Truck Regiment

Reorganized and redesignated 2 December 1943 as the 3532d Quartermaster Truck Company

Inactivated 30 April 1946 in the Philippines

Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as the 3532d Transportation Corps Truck Company

Redesignated 6 March 1947 as the 47th Transportation Corps Truck Company

Activated 14 April 1947 at Fort Francis E. Warren, Wyoming

Reorganized and redesignated 20 July 1949 as the 47th Transportation Heavy Truck Company

Reorganized and redesignated 27 March 1954 as the 47th Transportation Company

Inactivated 25 March 1956 in Japan

Activated 16 December 1957 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska

Inactivated 11 September 1961 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska

Activated 15 May 1962 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Inactivated 15 February 1963 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Activated 1 October 1964 at Fort Lee, Virginia

Inactivated 22 June 1972 in Vietnam

Activated 16 April 2008 at Fort Bliss, Texas

47th Transportation Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: East Indies; Papua; New Guinea

Korean War: UN Defensive; UN Offensive; 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

Vietnam: 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; Consolidation I; Consolidation II; Cease-Fire

Decorations

Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered PAPUA

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered KOREA 1953-1954

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1968

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1970

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

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


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