256th US Field Artillery Battalion
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Specials
[read more] Read more about the 8 inch gun Field Artillery Battalions, like this one.

History
Activated 21.01.1943 (at Camp Gordon, Georgia)
New York Port of Embarkation 22.06.1944
England 28.06.1944
France-ETO 07.08.1944
New York Port of Embarkation 12.03.1946
Inactivated 13.03.1946 (at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey)

Campaigns
Central Europein WWII
Northern Francein WWII
Rhinelandin WWII


Sources & links: STANTON, S.L., World War II Order of Battle, Stackpole Books, Machanicsburg, PA, USA, 2006 (ISBN: 9780811701570)
  US Army in World War II: Artillery and AA Artillery
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