81st Division, US

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81st Division, US
Years active:
Country: United States
Service: US Army
Branch: National Army
Type: Formation
Specific type: Infantry division
Full size: 28000
Created:
Name1: 81st Division
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Disbanded:
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: American Expeditionary Forces
Parent level: Army Group
Start date: 16/08/1918
End date: 02/09/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: VI Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 02/09/1918
End date: 15/09/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Seventh Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 15/09/1918
End date: 17/09/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: XXXIII Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 17/09/1918
End date: 01/10/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: X Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 01/10/1918
End date: 20/10/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Seventh Army, French
Parent level: Army
Start date: 20/10/1918
End date: 02/11/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: XVII Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 02/11/1918
End date: 06/11/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: II Colonial Corps, French
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 06/11/1918
End date: 18/11/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: First Army, US
Parent level: Army
Start date: 18/11/1918
End date: 26/11/1918
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: VIII Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 26/11/1918
End date: 20/04/1919
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: IX Corps, US
Parent level: Corps
Start date: 20/04/1919
End date: 02/05/1919
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Services of Supply, American Expeditionary Forces
Parent level: Army
Start date: 02/05/1919
End date: 01/06/1919
Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 161st Infantry Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 162nd Infantry Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Both
Subordinate unit: 316th Machine Gun Battalion, US
Subordinate level: Battalion
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: Attached Units, 81st Division, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 156th Field Artillery Brigade, US
Subordinate level: Brigade
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Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 306th Engineer Regiment, US
Subordinate level: Regiment
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 306th Field Signal Battalion, US
Subordinate level: Battalion
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical and Administrative
Subordinate unit: 306th Train Headquarters, US
Subordinate level: Regiment
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Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered:
Date left:


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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. 338–345. 


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