November 1943

First Division Citation

Volume 27, Issue 7
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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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