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HISTORY Of The 526 Ordnance Co.

Arrival/Departure         Place                                        Date

Departed ------ Camp Bowie, TX --------------------- 11/21/1943
Departed ------ Camp Shanks, NY -------------------- 12/03/1943
Arrived -------- Gorick, Scotland ---------------------- 12/09/1943
Arrived -------- Letcome, Regis, England -------------- 12/10/1943
Arrived -------- Grimms Ditch, England ---------------- 12/30/1943
Departed ------ Grimms Ditch, England ---------------- 03/27/1944
Arrived -------- Widdecombe, England ---------------- 03/27/1944
Departed ------ Widdecombe, England ---------------- 05/16/1944
Boarded ------- LST NO. 532 ------------------------ 06/01/1944
Landed -------- Normandy (Omaha Beach), France --- 06/07/1944
Arrived -------- Formingny, France -------------------- 06/09/1944
Arrived -------- Cerissy Firest, France ----------------- 06/13/1944
Arrived -------- Torigny, France ----------------------- 08/02/1944
Arrived -------- North of Vire, France ----------------- 08/10/1944
Arrived -------- Lortree, France ----------------------- 08/20/1944
Arrived -------- South of Paris, France ---------------- 08/27/1944
Arrived -------- North of Paris France ----------------- 09/31/1944
Arrived -------- Soisson, France ---------------------- 09/03/1944
Arrived -------- Lonny, France ------------------------ 09/07/1944
Arrived -------- Bastone, Belgium --------------------- 09/12/1944
Arrived -------- Luxembourge, Belgium ---------------- 09/20/1944
Arrived -------- Weywertz, Belgium ------------------- 10/05/1944
Disaster -------- Buzz Bomb hit Area ------------------ 11/29/1944
Arrived -------- Eupen, Belgium ----------------------- 12/15/1944
Disaster ------- Break thru at Weywertz --------------- 12/17/1944
Arrived -------- Verviers, Belgium --------------------- 12/26/1944
Arrived -------- Eupen, Belgium ----------------------- 02/12/1945
Arrived -------- Hofen, Germany ---------------------- 03/08/1945
Arrived -------- Altenahr, Germany -------------------- 03/14/1945
Arrived -------- Neiderbieber, Germany --------------- 03/24/1945
Arrived -------- Chases Woods, Neustadt, Germany -- 03/31/1945
Arrived -------- Mauxhausen, Germany ---------------- 04/03/1945
Arrived -------- Gottingen, Germany ------------------- 04/09/1945
Arrived -------- Weissenfels, Germany ----------------- 04/15/1945
Arrived -------- Weiden, Germany --------------------- 05/02/1945
Great News --- War Ended ---------------------------- 05/08/1945
Arrived -------- Holysov, Czechoslovikia -------------- 05/12/1945
Arrived -------- Nurnberg, Germany ------------------- 07/21/1945
Arrived -------- Camp Baltimore, Rheims, France ------ 09/20/1945
Arrived -------- Camp Calas, Marseille, France -------- 10/07/1945
Boarded ------- U.S. A.T. (Sea Cat) ------------------- 10/24/1945
Arrived --------- NEW YORK HARBOR ------------- 11/04/1945

And so ends the career of the old 526th, and good luck to you all.