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Aerial Delivery Unit Citations

Note: Not complete, work in progress.

World War II

11th Parachute Maintenance Company, 11th Airborne Division

  • Philippine Presidential Unit Citation – 17 Oct 44-4 Jul 45, DAGO 47-50

13th Parachute Maintenance Company, 13th Airborne Division

  • None

17th Parachute Maintenance Company, 17th Airborne Division

  • Assault Landing, Wesel, Germany – 24 Mar 45, WD GO 70-45

82nd Parachute Maintenance Company, 82nd Airborne Division

  • Netherlands Orange Lanyard – 17 Sep – 4 Oct 44, DAGO 43-50
  • Netherlands Order of William and Mary – 17 Sept - 4 Oct 44, DAGO 43-50
  • Belgian Fourragere – 17-31 Dec 44, DAGO 43-50

101st Parachute Maintenance Company, 101st Airborne Division

  • None

Korea

187th Parachute Maintenance Detachment

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 Oct 50 –31 May 51, DAGO 33-52
  • Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation – Sept 50 – Jul 52, DAGO 41-55

Vietnam

109th Quartermaster Company (Air Delivery)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation - 14 Mar – 3 Oct 68, DAGO 67, 68
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation - 1 Mar 70 – 28 Feb 71, DAGO 43, 72

383rd Quartermaster Detachment (Air Delivery)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 Jan 67 – 1 Mar 68, DAGO 67, 68
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 2 Mar 68 – 1 May 69, DAGO 39, 20
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 May 69 – 30 Sept 70, DAGO 43, 72

549th Quartermaster Company (Air Delivery)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 Jul 70 – 31 Jul 71, DAGO, 40, 72
  • Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Gold Star – Apr – Jul 72, DAGO 16, 74

623rd Quartermaster Company (Aerial Equipment Repair Depot)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 Jan 67 – 1 Mar 68, DAGO 67, 68
  • Philippine Presidential Unit Citation – 17 Oct 44 – 4 Jul 45, DAGO 47, 50

*Air Equipment Support Platoon, C Company, 173rd Support Battalion, 173rd Airborne Brigade (Separate)

  • Presidential Unit Citation – 6-23 Nov 67, DAGO 5, 79, Amended DAGO 42, 69
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 5 May 65 – 4 May 67, DAGO 48, 68
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – 1 Jun –31 Dec 69, DAGO 48, 71
  • Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross with Palm – 5 May 65 – 26 Sep 70, DAGO 51, 71
  • Republic of Vietnam Civil Actions Honor Medal – 15 Apr 69 – 16 Mar 71, DAGO 5, 73

Post Vietnam

5th Quartermaster Detachment

  • Army Superior Unit Award - 6 Apr 91-21 May 91, DAGO 6, 31 Jan 92
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award - 1 Feb 93-31 Jan 94, DAGO 1, 31 Mar 96
  • Joint Meritorious Unit Award - 1 Feb 94-31 Jan 95, DAGO 1, 31 Mar 96

49th Quartermaster Detachment

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – Southwest Asia - 6 Aug 90-21 Apr 91, DAGO 27, 27 Dec 94

53d Quartermaster Detachment

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – Southwest Asia - 14 Nov 90-1 Jun 91, DAGO 27, 27 Dec 94

549th Quartermaster Company (Air Delivery)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – Southwest Asia - 2 Sep 90-30 Apr 91, DAGO 27, 27 Dec 94

600th Quartermaster Company (Air Delivery)

  • Meritorious Unit Commendation – Southwest Asia - 6 Aug 90-21 Apr 91, DAGO 27, 27 Dec 94

* Listed unit decorations were awarded to the entire 173rd Support Battalion

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