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Lineage and Honors Information as of 6 February 2013

HEADQUARTERS AND HEADQUARTERS DETACHMENT
1030th TRANSPORTATION BATTALION
(THE BOONE BRIGADE)

  • Organized and Federally recognized 25 January 1950 in the Virginia Army National Guard at Gate City as Company D, 116th Infantry, an element of the 29th Infantry Division
  • Converted, reorganized, and redesignated 10 September 1956 as Headquarters and Service Company, 1030th Engineer Battalion, and relieved from assignment to the 29th Infantry Division
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 June 1959 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1030th Engineer Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 February 1968 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 1030th Engineer Battalion
  • Ordered into active Federal service 24 November 1990 at Gate City; released from active Federal service 24 April 1991 and reverted to state control
  • Ordered into active Federal service 15 March 2003 at Gate City; released from active Federal service 13 March 2004 and reverted to state control
  • Converted, reorganized, and redesignated 1 September 2006 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 1030th Transportation Battalion
  • HOME STATION: Gate City

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

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

  • War on Terrorism
  • Campaigns to be determined

DECORATIONS

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), SOUTHWEST ASIA 2003

BY ORDER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY:

ROBERT J. DALESSANDRO
Director, Center of Military History


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