Meritorious Unit Commendation 584th Maintenance CO. Honors

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Meritorious Unit Commendation 584th Maintenance CO. Honors

Post by Pro Patria Vigilans » Tue Feb 09, 2010 1:07 pm

Regards All:
Just found out that my unit US Army 584th Maintenance Company 561st Support Battalion 101st AA Div. earned the Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991. I was the Communication Sergeant for our Company. I left Company soon after returning to states to go back to Ft. Knox, Ky. from Ft. Campbell, Ky.

Lineage And Honors Information

584th Maintenance Company

Lineage and Honors Information as of 15 November 2006

584th Maintenance Company Lineage

Constituted 16 January 1942 in the Army of the United States as Company B, 150th Quartermaster Battalion

Converted and redesignated 1 August 1942 as Company B, 150th Ordnance Medium Maintenance Battalion

Redesignated 4 November 1942 as the 3505th Ordnance Medium Maintenance Company

Redesignated 8 December 1942 as the 3505th Ordnance Automotive Maintenance Company

Activated 15 December 1942 at Camp Adair, Oregon

Reorganized and redesignated 17 June 1943 as the 3505th Ordnance Medium Automotive Maintenance Company

Reorganized and redesignated 18 June 1947 as the 584th Ordnance Medium Automotive Maintenance Company

Inactivated 20 June 1948 in France

Redesignated 13 September 1948 as the 584th Ordnance Service Company

Activated 15 October 1948 in Puerto Rico

Inactivated 25 May 1950 in Puerto Rico

Redesignated 27 January 1967 as the 584th Maintenance Company and allotted to the Regular Regards All:

Army

Activated 23 February 1967 at Fort Riley, Kansas

584th Maintenance Company Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II: Normandy; Northern France; Rhineland

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait

Decorations

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for SOUTHWEST ASIA 1990-1991
Sergeant US ARMY 1985-1993
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