Box 1600 | Lexington, VA 24450 | P: 540.463.7103 | E: GCMF@marshallfoundation.orgGCMF@marshallfoundation.org 7th Brigade, Army of the Ohio, to December 1861. It was organized on October 1 of that year at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri, and was stationed in New Mexico Territory and along the transcontinental railroads then under construction. 37th Infantry Regiment … ABMC Headquarters 2300 Clarendon Blvd, Suite 500 Arlington, VA 22201 Phone: 571-842-0020 A journey of discovery that spanned more than thirteen years. By 1972, the 1st Battalion was assigned to the 2nd Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade at Camp Hovey, South Korea. The Governor ignored their petition, and on January 1, 1865 the Thirty-eighth Infantry ceased to exist, becoming the only Iowa infantry regiment to lose its identity before its term of service was complete. It was organized on October 1, 1866 at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri, and was stationed in the New Mexico Territory along the Transcontinental Railroad then under construction. . Served at Savannah and Skidaway Island. Every company had about 100 to 250 men. 39th Infantry Regiment. The 38th Wisconsin Infantry organized companies A through D at Camp Randall in Madison and mustered into service on April 15, 1864. Relieved 16 October 1939 from assignment to the 3d Division and assigned to the 2d Division (later redesignated as the 2d Infantry Division), Redesignated 8 November 1957 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battle Group, 38th Infantry, and relieved from assignment to the 2d Infantry Division, Organic elements constituted 26 January 1962, Battle Group assigned 19 February 1962 to the 2d Infantry Division and activated at Fort Benning, Georgia, Reorganized and redesigned 10 May 1963 as the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry. Jump to navigation Jump to search. November 1950 2 November 1950 Inactivated 16 December 1986 in South Korea and relieved from assignment to the 2d Infantry Division, Headquarters transferred 28 August 1987 to the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command and activated at Fort Benning, Georgia, Battalion redesignated 1 October 2005 as the 1st Battalion, 38th Infantry Regiment, Headquarters inactivated 27 April 2006 at Fort Benning, Georgia, and withdrawn from the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command, Battalion assigned 1 June 2006 to the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 2d Infantry Division, and activated at Fort Lewis, Washington and Battalion inactivated 16 March 2014, Battalion assigned 17 March 2014 to the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, and activated at Fort Carson, Colorado, World War I : Aisne; Champagne-Marne; Aisne-Marne; St. Mihiel; Meuse-Argonne; Champagne 1918, World War II: Normandy; Northern France; Rhineland; Ardennes-Alsace; Central Europe, 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, Operation Iraqi Freedom : OIF V, Served in Baghdad and Baqouba, Operation Iraqi Freedom : OIF VII, Abu Ghraib, Operation Enduring Freedom: OEF '12-'13, Panjwai Valley, French Croix de Guerre with Palm, World War I for MARNE RIVER, French Croix de Guerre with Silver-Gilt Star, World War II for BREST, Cited in the Order of the Day of the Belgian Army for action in the Ardennes, Cited in the Order of the Day of the Belgian Army for action at Elsenborn Crest, This page was last edited on 13 January 2021, at 05:22. 38th Infantry Regiment - Command Report - October 1951 2nd Infantry Division Korean War Project Record: USA-139 Folder: 060006 Box: 06 File: 06 National Archives and Records Administration College Park, Maryland Records: United States Army Unit Name: Second Infantry Division Record Group: RG407 Editor: Hal Barker Korean War Project P.O. By David Wildman. 1st Battalion consisted of A to D Companies, 2nd Battalion E to H Companies, and 3rd Battalion I to M (There was no J Company). The Thirty-Eighth Infantry was organized at Camp Butler, Illinois, in September 1861, by Colonel William P. Carlin. Roster. 7th Independent Brigade, Army of the Ohio, to July 1862. Confederate Regiments & Batteries > Georgia. 38th Infantry Regiment repelled the German attack near Mézy, France, across the Marne River in July 1918. 19.10.1943: Col. Walter A. Elliot: 05.07.1944: Col. Ralph W. Zwicker: 18.11.1944: Lt. Col. Francis H. Boos: 28.11.1944: Col. Francis H. Boos Every infantry regiment has three battalions of infantry on the line, each containing four companies. 38th Infantry Regiment, assembled in September, 1862, contained men from Yell, Izard, Independence, Lawrence, and Randolph counties. General Carroll, in error, at one time referred to the regiment as the 39th (Looney’s) Regiment. (2nd Battalion of the 38th Infantry Regiment) Note: there was a black and white movie produced in 1950 titled Breakthrough that highlighted the U.S. infantryman's fight through the Normany hedgerows shortly after D-Day. This defense checked the Germans' assault and made an Allied offensive possible, thus earning 3rd Infantry Division's nickname " Rock of the Marne ". Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. Feb 15, 2016 - Explore Tinkers Row's board "38th Infantry Regiment", followed by 2657 people on Pinterest. September 20, 1861, was ordered to Pilot Knob, Missouri, receiving its arms en … The regiment was mustered out on July 26, 1865. of November Journals this Section, ..-""' lost • . It then moved to Washington, D.C., during the first week of May. Co. A 2/38th Infantry Regiment , 2nd Inf. It served under the command of Generals Early, Garland, Armistead, Barton, and Steuart. 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