3rd General Support Aviation Battalion

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CSM753-6812
S1753-3400
S3753-6840

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Contact the 3rd General Support Aviation Battalion at usarmy.humphreys.2-id.list.web-2cab@mail.mil

Mission

3-2nd Aviation Regiment (GSAB) conducts theater-wide airborne C2, MEDEVAC, Heavy Lift Combat, CS and CSS operations. O/O conducts general support aviation operations in support of 2ID and Eighth U.S. Army.

Campaign Participation Credit

World War II Victory MedalEuropean-African-Middle Eastern Campaign MedalKorean Service MedalVietnam Service Medal
World War II
Naples-Foggia
Rome-Arno
North Apennines
Po Valley

Korean War
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

Vietnam War
Advisory
Defense
Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive, Phase II
Counteroffensive, Phase III
Tet Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive, Phase IV
Counteroffensive, Phase V
Counteroffensive, Phase VI
Tet 69/Counteroffensive
Summer-Fall 1969
Winter-Spring 1970
Sanctuary Counteroffensive
Counteroffensive, Phase VII
Consolidation II
Cease-Fire

Decorations

  • Presidential Unit Citation (Army) for DAK TO DISTRICT
  • Valorous Unit Award for PLEI ME
  • Valorous Unit Award for DUC CO
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for EUROPEAN THEATER
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for KOREA
  • Lineage

  • Constituted 31 May 1940 in the Regular Army as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 204th Quartermaster Battalion
  • Activated 10 June 1942 at Compton, California
  • Redesignated 1 July 1942 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 204th Quartermaster Gas Supply Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 10 December 1943 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 204th Quartermaster Battalion, Mobile
  • Inactivated 13 October 1945 at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey
  • Converted and redesignated 1 August 1946 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 204th Transportation Corps Truck Battalion; concurrently activated at Fort Benning, Georgia
  • Redesignated 20 May 1947 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 204th Transportation Truck Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 16 May 1949 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 52d Transportation Truck Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 1 April 1954 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 52d Transportation Battalion
  • Inactivated 10 May 1955 in Japan
  • Redesignated 13 October 1955 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 52d Transportation Battalion
  • Activated 7 November 1955 at Fort Bragg, North Carolina
  • Converted and redesignated 22 December 1962 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 52d Aviation Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 25 January 1965 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 52d Aviation Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 25 November 1968 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 52d Aviation Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 21 June 1979 as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 52d Aviation Battalion
  • Reorganized and redesignated 16 October 1987 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 52d Aviation Battalion
  • Inactivated 16 October 1988 in Korea
  • Constituted 16 January 1996 in the Regular Army as the 2d Battalion, 52d Aviation, and activated in Korea
  • Reorganized and redesignated 16 June 2005 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Combat Aviation Brigade