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7th Supply and Transportation Battalion
(Currently 7th Support Battalion)

7th Support Battalion Distinctive Unit InsigniaConstituted 10 November 1917 in the Regular Army as the 7th Supply Train, an element of 7th Division.

Organized 10 May 1918 at Camp MacArthur, Texas.

Reorganized and redesignated 19 February 1921 as 7th Division Train, Quartermaster Corps.

Inactivated 24 September 1921 at Camp George G. Meade, Maryland.

Redesignated 23 March 1925 as the 7th Division Quartermaster Train.

Redesignated 1 May 1936 as the 7th Quartermaster Regiment.

Regiment broken up 1 October 1939 and its elements reorganized, redesignated, and activated or disbanded as follows:

Headquarters and Headquarters Company and Company E consolidated to form Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 7th Quartermaster Battalion; Companies A and B consolidated to form Company A, 7th Quartermaster Battalion; 7th Quartermaster Battalion relieved from assignment to the 7th Division, assigned to the 6th Division, and activated at Omaha, Nebraska.

(Remainder of regiment disbanded)

7th Quartermaster Battalion relieved 1 July 1940 from the 6th Division and assigned to the 7th Division (later redesignated as the 7th Infantry Division).

Reorganized and redesignated 9 April 1942 as the 7th Motorized Quartermaster Battalion Reorganized and redesignated 10 January 1943 as the 7th Quartermaster Company; 7th Infantry Division.

Reorganized and redesignated 7 November 1943 as the 7th Quartermaster Company.

Reorganized and redesignated 1 July 1963 as the 7th Supply and Transport Battalion (organic elements concurrently constituted arid activated).

Inactivated 2 April 1971 in Korea.

Activated 21 February 1975 at Fort Ord, California.

CAMPAIGN PARTICIPATION CREDIT

World War I
Lorraine 1918

World War II

Aleutian Islands (with arrowhead)
Eastern Mandates
Leyte

Ryukyus

Korean War
UN Defense
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

DECORATIONS

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered PACIFIC THEATER

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered KOREA 1950 - 1951

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army), Streamer embroidered KOREA 1952

Philippine Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered 17 OCTOBER 1944 TO JULY 1945

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered INCHON

Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, Streamer embroidered KOREA

DISTINCTIVE INSIGNIA

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