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II United States Army Corps
Basic Information
Created February 24, 1918
Country US Flag United States
Allegiance US Department of the Army Seal United States Army
Branch Regular Army
Type Corps
Garrison/HQ Camp Kilmer, New Jersey

Second United States Army Corps


LineageEdit

United States Army

  • Organized : February 24, 1918
  • Demobilized : February 1, 1919

United States National Guard

  • Constituted : July 29, 1921
  • Demobilized : August 15, 1927

United States Army

  • Constituted : August 15, 1927
  • Activated : August 1, 1940
  • Inactivated : October 10, 1945

United States Army

  • Activated : January 2, 1958
  • Inactivated : June 5, 1970

Shoulder Sleeve InsigniaEdit

Description : On a blue panel with rounded corners, within a white border, the Roman numeral II between on the dexter side a rising eagle and on the sinister side a rampant lion facing each other, all in white.

Symbolism : The Roman numeral II indicates the unit's designation, while the eagle and lion symbolize its service in World War I.

Commanding General(s)Edit

Name Garrison/HQ Begin Date End Date
No Commanding General 20 Feb, 1918 14 Jun, 1918
MG George W. Read George W. Read Overseas 15 Jun, 1918 1 Feb, 1919
MG Henry C. Pratt Henry C. Pratt Fort Meade, Maryland
Wilmington, Delaware
Overseas
1 Aug, 1940 13 Aug, 1941
MG Lloyd R. Fredendall 70px Overseas 21 Aug, 1941 30 Jun, 1941
MG Mark W. Clark 70px 1 Jul, 1941 9 Oct, 1942
MG Lloyd R. Fredendall 70px Overseas 10 Oct, 1942 5 Mar, 1943
LTG George S. Patton, Jr. George S. Patton, Jr. Overseas 5 Mar, 1943 15 Apr, 1943
LTG Omar N. Bradley Overseas 16 Apr, 1943 8 Sept, 1943
MG John P. Lucas John P. Lucas Overseas 9 Sept, 1943 18 Sept, 1943
LTG Geoffrey Keyes Geoffrey Keyes1 Overseas 18 Sept, 1943 8 Sept, 1945
MG Raymond W. Curtis [[File:|70px]] Camp Kilmer, New Jersey 195? 195?

OrganizationEdit

Campaign ParticipationEdit

Engagement Commander
World War I Streamer Somme Offensive 1918 George W. Read
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Algeria-French Morocco 1942
(Arrowhead)
Lloyd R. Fredendall
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Tunisia 1942-1943 Lloyd R. Fredendall
George S. Patton
Omar N. Bradley
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Sicily 1943
(Arrowhead)
Omar N. Bradley
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Naples-Foggia 1943-1944 Geoffrey Keyes
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Rome-Arno 1944 Geoffrey Keyes
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer North Apennines 1944-1945 Geoffrey Keyes
World War II European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Streamer Po Valley 1945 Geoffrey Keyes

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