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140th Transportation Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 19 June 2008

140th Transportation Detachment Lineage

Constituted 25 February 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 140th Hospital Train Maintenance Platoon, Transportation Corps

Activated 1 March 1944 at Camp Millard, Ohio

Redesignated 21 April 1945 as the 140th Transportation Corps Hospital Train Maintenance Detachment

Inactivated 12 November 1945 in France

Redesignated 29 October 1953 as the 140th Transportation Detachment and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 1 November 1953 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Inactivated 25 November 1968 in Vietnam

Activated 4 March 1969 in Vietnam

Inactivated 14 November 1969 in Vietnam

Activated 23 November 1970 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Inactivated 15 September 1997 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Activated 17 May 2008 at Fort Lewis, Washington

140th Transportation Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

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

Vietnam: Advisory; 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;

Decorations

Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered PLEI ME

Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered TUY HOA VALLEY

Valorous Unit Award, Streamer embroidered DAK TO

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1963-1964

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1965-1966

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1967

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1966-1967

Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm, Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1967-1968


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