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396th Transportation Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 10 December 2008

396th Transportation Company Lineage

Constituted 6 November 1943 in the Army of the United States as the 396th Quartermaster Truck Company

Activated 20 November 1943 at Fort Knox, Kentucky

Converted, reorganized, and redesignated 1 August 1946 as the 396th Transportation Corps Truck Company

Redesignated 3 July 1947 as the 396th Transportation Truck Company

Allotted 13 December 1948 to the Regular Army

Redesignated 1 April 1954 as the 396th Transportation Company

Inactivated 25 March 1956 in Japan

Activated 1 June 1957 in Germany

396th Transportation Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Northern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe

Korean War: UN Offensive; CCF Intervention; First UN Counteroffensive; CCF Spring Offensive; UN Summer-Fall Offensive; Second Korean Winter; Korea, Summer-Fall 1952; Third Korean Winter; Korea, Summer 1953

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire


Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991

Army Superior Unit Award, Streamer embroidered 1996

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