1 Reply Latest reply on Jul 23, 2021 1:17 PM by Lisha Penn

    How do I get information on 276th Engineer Battalion, Richmond VA (Gulf War 1991)

    Stewart Goodwyn Newbie

      Good Afternoon,

       

      Where can I find information about HHC 276 Engineer Battalion, Richmond VA in the year 1991.

      They served in Mosul, Iraq and the have citations and awards.

      Best Regards

      Stewart GoodwynB

        • Re: How do I get information on 276th Engineer Battalion, Richmond VA (Gulf War 1991)
          Lisha Penn Navigator

          Dear Mr. Goodwyn,

           

          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

           

          We searched the National Archives Catalog and located 29 series in the Records of U.S. Central Command  (Record Group 518) that may include the unit records you seek during the first Gulf War. For more information about these non-digitized records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) at archives2reference@nara.gov.

           

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          Information concerning lineage and honors about the HHC 276th Engineer Battalion can be obtained from the U.S. Army Center of Military History, ATTN: DAMH-FPO, 103 Third Avenue, Fort Lesley J. McNair, Washington, DC 20319-5058. 

           

          Please see these websites Desert Storm: A Look Back and Persian Gulf War for background information.

           

          We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!