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Lineages and Honors Information
Transportation

Lineage and Honors Information as of 1 May 2019

208th Transportation Company

  • Constituted 10 March 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 2124th Quartermaster Truck Company, Aviation
  • Activated 1 April 1943 at Santa Maria, California
  • Inactivated 8 December 1945 at Camp Stoneman, California
  • Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as the 2124th Transportation Corps Truck Company
  • Redesignated 10 September 1948 as the 208th Transportation Base Depot Company and allotted to the Organized Reserve Corps
  • Activated 1 October 1948 at Chicago, Illinois
  • Inactivated 30 March 1951 at Chicago, Illinois
  • (Organized Reserve Corps redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve)
  • Redesignated 18 September 1956 as the 208th Transportation Company and activated at Canton, Illinois
  • Inactivated 31 January 1968 at Canton, Illinois
  • Activated 16 October 1995 at Tucson, Arizona
  • Ordered into active military service 7 December 2003 at Tucson, Arizona; released from active military service 3 June 2005 and reverted to reserve status
  • Location changed 1 August 2011 to Red Rock, Arizona

Campaign Participation Credit

  • World War II
  • China Offensive
  • Central Burma
  • War on Terrorism
  • Iraq:
  • Transition of Iraq
  • Iraqi Governance

Decorations

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered IRAQ 2004

By Order of the Secretary of the Army:

CHARLES R. BOWERY, JR.
Chief of Military History


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