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Signal

Lineage and Honors Information as of 24 August 2020

270th signal company

  • Constituted 11 May 1942 in the Army of the United States as the 270th Signal Construction Company
  • Activated 1 September 1943 at Camp Crowder, Missouri
  • Reorganized and redesignated 15 February 1944 as the 270th Signal Heavy Construction Company
  • Inactivated 24 October 1945 at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey
  • Redesignated 17 April 1961 as the 270th Signal Company and allotted to the Regular Army
  • Activated 25 April 1961 at Fort Ord, California
  • Inactivated 24 September 1963 at Fort Lewis, Washington
  • Activated 20 May 1968 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
  • Inactivated 1 June 1972 in Vietnam
  • Activated 1 May 1975 in Germany
  • Inactivated 15 September 1993 in Germany
  • Activated 17 June 2006 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
  • Inactivated 15 October 2009 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
  • Activated 16 October 2020 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War II
  • Normandy
  • Northern France
  • Rhineland
  • Central Europe
  • Vietnam
  • Counteroffensive, Phase V
  • Counteroffensive, Phase VI
  • Tet 69/Counteroffensive
  • Summer-Fall 1969
  • Winter-Spring 1970
  • Sanctuary Counteroffensive
  • Counteroffensive, Phase VII
  • Consolidation I
  • Consolidation II
  • Cease-Fire
  • War on Terrorism
  • Iraq:
  • Iraqi Surge
  • National Resolution
  • Iraqi Sovereignty

Decorations

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered VIETNAM 1968-1970

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

CHARLES R. BOWERY, JR.
Chief of Military History


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