The One Hundred and Second Infantry Illinois Volunteers was organized at Knoxville, Ill., in August 1862, by Colonel William McMurtry, and mustered in September 1st and 2nd. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, Reserve Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to August 1863. Activated 3 January 1947 with headquarters at Kansas City, Missouri. Regimental designation is used only in historical tradition. The 102nd Infantry Division, under the command of Major General Frank A. Keating, arrived on the Western Front in the European Theater of Operations (ETO) at Cherbourg, France, 23 September 1944, and, after a short period of training near Valognes, moved to the German-Netherlands border. 29th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, A-1-494, ANG Hawaii. The HQ and staff usually trained at Fort Leavenworth, KS. Isaac Hays. – As the 102nd Army Band marched past each company formation, Sept. 9, with every note echoing through historic Yale Field, the men and women of the 1st Battalion, 102nd Infantry Regiment stood proudly. In this affair the 102nd covered themselves in glory. Later, when the 102d Army Reserve Command was formed as a regional headquarters for Army Reserve units within the same general area where the 102d Infantry Division had been located, the shoulder sleeve insignia was authorized for wear by units of the 102d ARCOM, such as the military police unit stationed at Richards Gebaur AFB near Belton, Missouri; however, the lineage of the division was not perpetuated by the ARCOM, as it is against Department of the Army policy for the lineage of TO&E units, such as divisions, to be perpetuated by TDA units, such as ARCOMs. New York, New York: Galahad Books. Its mascot is Sergeant Stubby. Agamemnon and demobilized at Camp Devens, Massachusetts on 29 April 1919. Albany, NY: J.B. Lyon Company, 1902. Meanwhile, Army's 102nd Infantry Brigade Commander Brig. Stanton, Shelby L. (1984). Activated 19 May 1947 at St. Louis, Missouri. This page was last edited on 19 September 2020, at 17:15. Inactivated 16 March 1946 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey. 102nd PA Regiment Newspaper Transcription. Crossing the river on 9 April on pontoon bridge, the division attacked in the Wesergebirge, meeting stiff opposition. [2] The HQ remained there until activated for World War II. 3d Brigade, 3d Division, 6th Corps. The Japanese began simultaneous landings at Cagayan and at Tagoloan about 01:00 on 3 May, supported by the fire of two destroyers from the convoy. [4], Next they were deployed in April 1918 to the Toul Sector in the American sector Captain Clint Antipala, Army’s 1st Infantry Division information officer, said Nicolas was officially installed Monday, August 19, in a change of command ceremony held at the headquarters of the 102nd Infantry Brigade in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay. The subordinate infantry regiments of the division held their summer training primarily with the 17th Infantry Regiment at Fort Leavenworth. The 1st Infantry (TABAK) Division traces its beginning from the first regular Division of the Philippine Commonwealth Army during the commonwealth period. 48th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, A-1-574. 39th Infantry Brigade, A-1-506. Gen. Bagnus Gaerlan, outgoing 102nd Infantry Brigade commander, looks on. Reconstituted in the National Guard in 1921 as the 170th Infantry, assigned to the 43d Infantry Division, and allotted to the state of Connecticut. Return to Heraldry. During March the division was on the defensive along the Rhine, its sector extending from Homburg south to Düsseldorf. A realignment of sectors and the return of elements placed the 102nd in full control of its units for the first time, 24 November 1944, as it prepared for an attack to the Roer. Regimental designation is used only in historical tradition. 32nd Infantry Brigade, A-1-97. 102D REGIMENT INFANTRY. 101 Armor. After 3 days and nights of terrific enemy resistance Wilsede and Hessisch-Oldendorf fell, 12 April 1945, and the 102d pushed on to the Elbe, meeting little resistance. Ashley Wesley, 1st Battalion, 108th Regiment, 1st Engineer Brigade, 102nd Training Division, successfully prevented a Soldier from committing suicide during the Combined Best Warrior Competition in Fort Knox, Kentucky, April 7-12. 1930. From the left side of the monument: July 1. The 1st Battalion, 102nd Regiment is headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut. (Left): July 1. PA Civil War > > Regiments > 102nd 102nd Pennsylvania Regiment. The 102nd Infantry Regiment currently consists of one battalion in the Connecticut National Guard. The 102nd was detached from the 43rd Division and sent to New Zealand in January 1942. 101 Cav . Historical Sketch of the 102nd History Taken from Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg (New York at Gettysburg) by the New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga. In the 1920s and 1930s Harry S. Truman, a lieutenant colonel in the Officers' Reserve Corps, commanded the division's 1st Battalion, 379th Field Artillery Regiment. The regiment was also known as the Van Buren Light Infantry. The Regiment conducted annual summer training most years at Niantic between 1921–38. Inactivated 31 December 1965 at St. Louis, Missouri. Ward's Brigade, Post of Nashville, Tennessee, Department of the Cumberland, to January 1864. Reorganized and redesignated as the 3d Battalion, 9th Infantry on 1 April 1963, and inactivated at Quincy on 31 December 1965. O rganized in the winter of 1863 at Grand Rapids, the Seventh became part of the famous Michigan Cavalry Brigade under the dashing "Boy General" George Armstrong Custer of Monroe, Michigan. (A historical marker located near Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania.) World War II Order of Battle. The 1st Battalion, 102nd Regiment is headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=102nd_Infantry_Regiment_(United_States)&oldid=974838133, Infantry regiments of the United States Army, Military units and formations established in 1917, Military units and formations in Connecticut, Infantry regiments of the United States Army National Guard, All Wikipedia articles written in American English, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Organized 26 June in the Connecticut Militia as Regiment of New Haven County, Reorganized as the 2nd Regimental Militia on 11 October 1739 from existing companies in the, Reorganized in 1816 and again in 1847 without material change, Organized as the 2nd Connecticut Volunteers on 7 May 1861 and mustered out on 7 August 1861, Organized as the 20th Connecticut Volunteers on 8 September 1862 and mustered out 13 June 1865, Redesignated as the 102nd Infantry Regiment on 22 August 1917 and assigned to the, Redesignated as the 169th Infantry and assigned to the 43rd Division on 7 October 1921, Reorganized as the 170th Infantry 20 October 1922, Redesignated 102nd Infantry and assigned to the 43rd Division on 28 February 1924, Relieved from the 43rd Infantry Division and consolidated with 963rd Field Artillery Battalion to form 102nd Infantry on 1 May 1959, Connecticut Adjutant General's Report – 1930, This page was last edited on 25 August 2020, at 09:16. Breitenfeld fell, 15 April, and the division outposted the Elbe River, 48 miles from Berlin, its advance halted on orders. 101st Signal. [5], Next the 102nd was deployed in July 1918 to the Chateau Thierry area Subordinate units. 69–70, Army Battle Casualties and Nonbattle Deaths in World War II, Final Report (Statistical and Accounting Branch Office of the Adjutant General, 1 June 1953), United States Army Center of Military History, "The Army Almanac: A Book of Facts Concerning the Army of the United States U.S. Government Printing Office, 1950", https://history.army.mil/html/forcestruc/lineages/branches/div/102td03bde.htm, https://history.army.mil/html/forcestruc/lineages/branches/div/102td02bde.htm, http://www.usar.army.mil/Commands/Training/80th-TNG-CMD/102nd-TD-MS/, With the 102d Infantry Division through Germany, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=102nd_Infantry_Division_(United_States)&oldid=979245343, Infantry divisions of the United States Army, United States Army divisions during World War II, Military units and formations established in 1921, 1946 disestablishments in the United States, Articles with unsourced statements from June 2019, Wikipedia articles incorporating text from the United States Army Center of Military History, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 102d Infantry Division Artillery, 102nd Cavalry Reconnaissance Troop (Mechanized), Headquarters, Special Troops, 102nd Infantry Division, Headquarters Company, 102nd Infantry Division, 102nd Counterintelligence Corps Detachment, 20 December 1944: XIII Corps, Ninth Army (attached to the, 1 April 1945: XIII Corps (for administration), Ninth Army, but attached for operations to the. "We will not stop until the people [of Siayan] are safe from the Communist-Terrorist Groups' (CTGs') atrocities and terroristic activities," said Brig. Military Map of the United States in 1918, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.4 p69, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.5 p82, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.6 p116, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.7 p170, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.8 p215, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.9 p234, Connecticut Fights by Strickland pub.1930 Ch.10 p258, The US Army Order of Battle from 1919–1941 p406, https://ct.ng.mil/PressReleases/102nd_Repatch_Press_Release.pdf, Connecticut fights; the story of the 102nd regiment, by Captain Daniel W. Strickland. The Brigade slowly formed from 2006, transitioning to the Toul sector in the National. First soldiers arrived at the barn, the division 's three Infantry regiments of the,... 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