395th Infantry Regiment (United States) - Regimental Lineage

Regimental Lineage

  • Activated: 16 November 1942
  • Overseas: 30 September 1944
  • Campaigns: Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe
  • Days of combat: 151
  • Unit Awards: Presidential Unit Citations – 2
  • Individual Awards:
    • Medal of Honor – 1
    • Distinguished Service Cross (United States) – 2
  • Commanders: Lt. Col. McClernand Butler (1 November 1942 – 30 April 1945); Lt. Col. J. A. Gallagher (1 May 1945 – 29 September 1945)
  • Returned to U.S.: July 1945
  • Inactivated: 29 September 1945 at Camp Myles Standish, Massachusetts.
  • Organized Reserves redesignated 25 March 1948 as the Organized Reserve Corps; redesignated 9 July 1952 as the Army Reserve
  • Relieved 29 October 1998 from assignment to the 99th Infantry Division
  • Redesignated 17 October 1999 as the 395th Regiment and reorganized to consist of the 1st, 2d, and 3d Battalions, elements of the 75th Division (Training Support); 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Battalions concurrently allotted to the Regular Army

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