42nd Division, US

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42nd Division, US
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Country: United States
Service: US Army
Branch: National Guard
Type: Formation
Specific type: Infantry division
Full size: 28000
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Name1: 42nd Division
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: American Expeditionary Forces
Parent level: Army Group
Start date: 01/11/1917
End date: 16/02/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: VII Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 16/02/1918
End date: 12/05/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: VI Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 12/05/1918
End date: 22/06/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Eighth Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 22/06/1918
End date: 23/06/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: V Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 23/06/1918
End date: 02/07/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Fourth Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 02/07/1918
End date: 03/07/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: XXI Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 03/07/1918
End date: 18/07/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Fourth Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 18/07/1918
End date: 20/07/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Sixth Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 20/07/1918
End date: 21/07/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: I Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 21/07/1918
End date: 17/08/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: American Expeditionary Forces
Parent level: Army Group
Start date: 17/08/1918
End date: 18/08/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: IV Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 18/08/1918
End date: 01/10/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: First Army, US
Parent level: Army
Start date: 01/10/1918
End date: 04/10/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: V Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 04/10/1918
End date: 01/11/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: I Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 01/11/1918
End date: 10/11/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: V Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 10/11/1918
End date: 14/11/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: III Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 14/11/1918
End date: 13/12/1918
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: IV Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 13/12/1918
End date: 17/03/1919
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Third Army, US
Parent level: Army
Start date: 17/03/1919
End date: 01/04/1919
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Services of Supply, American Expeditionary Forces
Parent level: Army
Start date: 01/04/1919
End date: 17/04/1919
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Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 83rd Infantry Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 84th Infantry Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 149th Machine Gun Battalion, US
Subordinate level: Battalion
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: Attached Units, 42nd Division, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 67th Field Artillery Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 117th Engineer Regiment, US
Subordinate level: Regiment
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 117th Field Signal Battalion, US
Subordinate level: Battalion
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 117th Train Headquarters, US
Subordinate level: Regiment
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Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
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Order of Battle of the United States Land Forces in the World War, Volume 2, American Expeditionary Forces: Divisions. Washington, DC: Centre of Military History, United States Army. 1988 [first published 1931]. pp. 272–287. 


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