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80th Division (Institutional Training)
(Blue Ridge)

Lineage and Honors Information as of 31 January 2002

80th Division (Institutional Training) Lineage

Constituted 5 August 1917 in the National Army as Headquarters, 80th Division

Organized 27 August 1917 at Camp Lee, Virginia

Demobilized 5 June 1919 at Camp Lee, Virginia

Reconstituted 24 June 1921 in the Organized Reserves as Headquarters, 80th Division

Organized in December 1921 at Richmond, Virginia

Redesignated 12 February 1942 as Division Headquarters, 80th Division

Ordered into active military service 15 July 1942 and reorganized at Camp Forrest, Tennessee

Redesignated 1 August 1942 as Headquarters, 80th Infantry Division

Inactivated 4 January 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey

Redesignated 15 July 1946 as Headquarters, 80th Airborne Division

Activated 23 December 1946 at Richmond, Virginia

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

Reorganized and redesignated 10 May 1952 as Headquarters, 80th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 6 March 1959 as Headquarters, 80th Division (Training)

Reorganized and redesignated 1 October 1994 as Headquarters, 80th Division (Institutional Training)

80th Division (Institutional Training) Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War I: Somme Offensive; Meuse-Argonne

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



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