General Orders # 33
Announcement of Combat Infantry Regiments
|General Orders # 33
from: Reference # 233
Announcement of Combat Infantry Regiment
I -- A minimum of sixty-five percent of the Table of Organization of the 424th Infantry Regiment, having been awarded the individual Combat Infantryman Badge for satisfactory performance of duty in ground combat against the enemy in Belgium and Germany, under the provisions of War Department Circular Number 408, 17 October 1944, as amended, the 424th Infantry Regiment is hereby announced a Combat Infantry Regiment.
|source: John Bowen - National Archives|