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820th Signal Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 10 July 2009

820th Signal Company Lineage

Constituted 10 January 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 820th Signal Motor Messenger Company

Activated 25 January 1943 at Fort Ethan Allen, Vermont

Reorganized and redesignated 1 December 1943 as the 820th Signal Service Company

Inactivated 30 September 1945 in Italy

Allotted 7 March 1947 to the Organized Reserves

Activated 25 March 1947 at Akron, Ohio

Redesignated 20 November 1947 as the 820th Signal Long Lines Company

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

Reorganized and redesignated 11 June 1953 as the 820th Signal Company

Inactivated 10 April 1956 at Akron, Ohio

Activated 16 October 1982 at Little Rock, Arkansas

Location changed 26 March 1984 to North Little Rock, Arkansas; on 17 September 2001 to Mesquite, Texas

Ordered into active military service 11 April 2005 at Mesquite, Texas; released from active military service 9 November 2006 and reverted to reserve status

820th Signal Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Rome-Arno

War on Terrorism:Campaigns to be determined



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