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416th Transportation Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 26 August 2009

416th Transportation Company Lineage

Constituted 13 April 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 416th Port Company

Activated 5 June 1944 in Algeria

Inactivated 13 December 1945 at Camp Patrick Henry, Virginia

Redesignated 8 September 1947 as the 416th Transportation Port Company and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 22 September 1947 at Jersey City, New Jersey

Location changed 13 March 1948 to Trenton, New Jersey

(Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)

Inactivated 12 July 1950 at Trenton, New Jersey

Redesignated 10 May 1967 as the 416th Transportation Company; concurrently, withdrawn from the Army Reserve and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 23 June 1967 at Fort Rucker, Alabama

416th Transportation Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rhineland; Central Europe

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire

War on Terrorism: Campaigns to be determined


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered SOUTHWEST ASIA 2003

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2004-2005

Army Superior Unit Award, Streamer embroidered 1996

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