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84th Engineer Detachment

Lineage and Honors Information as of 24 June 2009

84th Engineer Detachment Lineage

Constituted 5 September 1944 in the Army of the United States as the 3104th Engineer Service Detachment

Activated 25 October 1944 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Reorganized and redesignated 5 May 1945 as the 3104th Engineer Fire Fighting Platoon

Inactivated 1 June 1946 in Germany

Redesignated 5 February 1953 as the 84th Engineer Firefighting Detachment and allotted to the Regular Army

Activated 10 April 1953 in Korea

Reorganized and redesignated 1 April 1954 as the 84th Engineer Detachment

Inactivated 1 May 1964 in Korea

Activated 5 April 1965 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Inactivated 23 August 1968 in Vietnam

Activated 1 August 1988 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Inactivated 15 February 1996 at Fort Riley, Kansas

Activated 16 October 2008 at Fort Lewis, Washington

84th Engineer Detachment Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

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

Korean War: Third Korean Winter; Korea, Summer 1953

Vietnam: Defense; Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase II; Counteroffensive, Phase III; Tet Counteroffensive; Counteroffensive, Phase IV; Counteroffensive, Phase V

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


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

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