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120th Infantry Brigade

Lineage and Honors Information as of 12 April 2007

Headquarters, 120th Infantry Brigade Lineage

Constituted 26 March 1943 in the Army of the United States as Headquarters, 3d Armored Infantry Group

Activated 31 March 1943 at Camp Chaffee, Arkansas

Reorganized and redesignated 30 March 1943 as Headquarters, 3d Armored Group

Reorganized and redesignated 14 September 1943 as Headquarters, 12th Tank Group

Reorganized and redesignated 13 December 1943 as Headquarters, 12th Armored Group

Inactivated 20 October 1945 at Camp Gruber, Oklahoma

Disbanded 2 July 1952

Reconstituted 24 October 1997 in the Regular Army as Headquarters, 120th Infantry Brigade, and activated at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Inactivated 16 October 1999 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Activated 1 December 2006 at Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Headquarters, 120th Infantry Brigade Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe


Presidential Unit Citation (Army), Streamer embroidered BASTOGNE

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