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338th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 6 October 2008

338th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 1 April 1927 in the Organized Reserves as the 734th Engineer Shop Company

Organized in 1927 at Boston, Massachusetts

Location changed 8 April 1929 to Worcester, Massachusetts; on 12 May 1931 to Boston, Massachusetts

Redesignated 20 August 1931 as the 734th Engineer Company

Location changed 7 April 1936 to Providence, Rhode Island; on 9 November 1937 to Roanoke, Virginia; on 22 April 1938 to Richmond, Virginia

Redesignated 7 May 1942 as the 734th Engineer Heavy Shop Company

Ordered into active military service 15 February 1943 at Camp Claiborne, Louisiana

Inactivated 25 June 1946 in France

Redesignated 9 September 1947 as the 338th Engineer Heavy Shop Company

Activated 20 September 1947 at Boston, Massachusetts

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

Reorganized and redesignated 1 July 1950 as the 338th Engineer Base Maintenance Company

Reorganized and redesignated 5 March 1952 as the 338th Engineer Heavy Shop Company

Reorganized and redesignated 13 March 1953 as the 338th Engineer Company

Inactivated 1 April 1954 at Boston, Massachusetts

Activated 11 May 1959 at Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Inactivated 31 January 1968 at Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Activated 16 September 2008 at Attleboro, Massachusetts

338th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rhineland



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