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439th Engineer Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 26 August 2009

439th Engineer Company Lineage

Constituted 19 December 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 439th Engineer Depot Company

Activated 25 January 1943 at Camp Swift, Texas

Inactivated 28 February 1946 in Japan

Redesignated 7 February 1947 as the 439th Engineer Ponton Bridge Company and allotted to the Organized Reserves

Activated 24 February 1947 at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

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

Reorganized and redesignated 26 April 1954 as the 439th Engineer Company

Inactivated 31 January 1968 at Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Activated 16 September 2008 at Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

439th Engineer Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: New Guinea; Luzon


Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO 4 JULY 1945

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