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43D SB Lineage and History

Fort Carson, CO 80913

Unit Lineage

Constituted 18 January 1966 in the Regular Army as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 43d General Support Group. Activated 25 March 1966 at Fort Carson, Colorado. Redesignated 1 December 1970 as Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 43d Support Group. Redesignated again in 1973 as 43d Corps Support Group. Then once again in 16 April 1994 as 43d Area Support Group, and finally 17 July 2007 as 43d Sustainment Brigade.

Honors

Southwest Asia: Defense of Saudi Arabia; Liberation and Defense of Kuwait; Cease-Fire

Operation Enduring Freedom: Consolidation II

Operation Iraqi Freedom: Liberation of Iraq; Transition of Iraq; Iraqi Governance; National Resolution

Decorations

Meritorious Unit Commendation (Army) for Southwest Asia - earned during Operation Desert Shield/Storm

Joint Meritorious Unit Award (JMUA) for Operation Sea Signal

Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation for Operation Sea Signal

Joint Meritorious Unit Award (JMUA) for Operation Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Freedom

Combat Action Streamer (OIF 1)

 

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