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Headquarters and Headquarters Company
7th Infantry Division
(Bayonet)

Lineage and Honors Information as of 6 June 2001

Headquarters and Headquarters Company
7th Infantry Division Lineage

Constituted 6 December 1917 in the Regular Army as Headquarters, 7th Division

Organized 1 January 1918 at Camp Wheeler, Georgia

Inactivated 22 September 1921 at Camp George G. Meade, Maryland

Activated 1 July1940 at Camp Ord, California

Redesignated 9 April 1942 as Headquarters, 7th Motorized Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 January 1943 as Headquarters, 7th Infantry Division

Reorganized and redesignated 1 July 1960 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 7th Infantry Division

Inactivated 2 April 1971 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Activated 21 October 1974 at Fort Ord, California

Inactivated 16 June 1994 at Fort Lewis, Washington

Activated 16 October 1999 at Fort Carson, Colorado

Headquarters and Headquarters Company
7th Infantry Division Honors

Campaign Participation Credit

World War I: Lorraine 1918

World War II: Aleutian Islands, Eastern Mandates, Leyte, Ryukyus

Korean War: UN Defensive; 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

Armed Forces Expeditions: Panama

Decorations

Philippine Presidential Unit Citation for 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO 4 JULY 1945

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation for INCHON

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation for KOREA 1950-1953

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation for KOREA 1945-1948; 1953-1971


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