Unit Details

3rd Battalion, 19th Infantry Regiment [3bn19thIR]

    1/34    3/19

 

Deactivated August 22, 1950 replaced by the 5thRCT, On August 27, Lt. Gen. Walton Walker, U.S. Eighth Army commander in Korea, dissolved the 34th, converting the 1/34 into the 3/19 ,
and the
3/34 into the 2/21.

The 5th Regimental Combat Team (RCT) became the 2nd Division's third regiment. General Church preferred having the 5th fully manned to rebuilding the 34th. He then reassigned the men of the 34th to give his other two regiments their authorized third battalions.

The 34th was reconstituted in Japan and later served again in Korea.

3rd Battalion

CO 

Rank Name From To Status
   Red Ayres  4 July 1950    
  Lt. Col. Harold W. Mott      
         
             

XO

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S-1 Personnel

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S-2 Intelligence

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S-3 Plan sand Operations

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S-4 Logistics

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I Company

I Company

Rank Name From To Status
  Sergeant Applegate      
             

K Company

K Company

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L Company

L Company
1. Lieutenant Bernard
2.

M Company

M Weapons Company

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