First Division Citation
UNITS which comprised the First Marine Division, FMF, (Reinforced) in the Solomon Islands Area 7 August to 9 December, 1942, the period for which the Presidential Unit Citation was awarded:
First Marines (H WpnsCo; 1st, 2nd, 3rd Bns.)
Fifth Marines (H WpnsCo; 1st, 2nd, 3rd Bns.)
Seventh Marines (H WpnsCo; 1st, 2nd, 3rd Bns.)
Eleventh Marines (H SplWpnsBtry; 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th Bns.)
Second Battalion, Seventeenth Marines.
First Engineer Battalion.
Division Headquarters Battalion (HqCo; 1stSigCo; 1st MPCo.)
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