- 36th Infantry Brigade (United States)
Infobox Military Unit
unit_name=36th Infantry Brigade
dates=May 1967 - Present
United States Army National Guard
The 36th Infantry Brigade was an
Infantry brigadeof the United States Army National Guardof Texas. It was later redesignated to be the 72nd Brigade Combat Team, 36th Infantry Division.
The lineage and honors of the 36th Infantry Brigade can be traced back to the
36th Infantry Division, originally organized at Camp Bowie, Texas(Now known as Forth Worthon 18 July 1917, which drew from units of the Texas and OklahomaNational Guard.
After taking part in operations in
Franceduring World War I, the unit was reorganized into 2 separate units, an "all Texas" division, while its Oklahoma units sub-components joined to form part of the 45th Infantry Division.
The Division was mobilized on November 25 1940, and placed on active duty station at Camp Bowie, before transferring overseas to
North Africaand Italy. In the process, the 36th became the first American combat division to land in Europeduring World War II. The unit accumulated seven campaign streamers during the war, taken part in two assault landings. Fourteen soldiers of the brigade received the Medal of Honor.
Upon its return home, the unit was reorganized as part of the
Texas National Guardand was deactivated in 1968. With the inactivation of the 49th Armored Division, the 36th Brigade assumed the lineage and honors of the 36th Infantry Division.
In February, 2003, the brigade was called upon to respond to the
Space Shuttle Columbia Disaster. Gov. Rick Perrycalled several hundred National Guard service members to duty to assist the recovery effort under the operational name of "Big Thicket."
Order of Battle
*HHC, 36th Infantry Brigade
112th Armor Regiment
141st Infantry Regiment
141st Infantry Regiment
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* [http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/Inf/36th%20Infantry%20Brigade.htm The Intitute of Heraldry: 36th Infantry Brigade]
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