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59th Engineer Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 30 September 2009

59th Engineer Detachment Lineage

Constituted 27 October 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 3095th Engineer Service Detachment

Activated 31 October 1944 in England

Redesignated 10 April 1945 as the 3095th Engineer Refrigeration Maintenance Detachment

Inactivated 25 October 1945 at Fort Belvoir, Virginia

Redesignated 30 September 1966 as the 59th Engineer Detachment and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 1 December 1966 at Fort George G. Meade, Maryland

Inactivated 26 November 1970 in Vietnam

Activated 1 August 1988 at Fort Ord, California

Inactivated 15 September 1993 at Fort Ord, California

Activated 16 October 2007 at Los Angeles, California

59th Engineer Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: European-African-Middle Eastern Theater, Streamer without inscription

Vietnam: 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; Sanctuary Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase VII



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