Post by Mark F » Mon Jun 25, 2007 7:26 am I have seen several OoB's that list the 143rd and 413rd AA (Gun) Battalions (with 90mm) under the US 1st Army. Engineer. Was told by St. Louis that I should take the unit on the discharge and move backwards to find out what unit he transferred from prior to being discharge. 413th 414th 415th. 30th Quartermaster Company. Cavalry 113th Cav Gp 8 Jul 1944 – 10 Aug 1944 4th Cav Gp 28 Feb 1945 – 1 Mar 1945 4th Cav Gp 3 Mar 1945 – 8 Mar 1945. Our mission is to engage, educate, and inspire all learners to discover and explore the records of the American people preserved by the National Archives. 413th Coast Artillery Battalion (Anti-Aircraft)(Gun)(Mobile)(Separate) 463rd Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile) 468th Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile) He said we were like brothers and then all of a sudden, we lost all contact. This impact was witnessed by airspace observers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion. The Buzz Bomb Kings 407th Aaa Gun … The 72nd AAA gun Battalion credited with Anzio Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe Campaigns He could have ended up in either battalion. 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 7 Jul 1944 – 16 Jul 1944. Do is German made in excellent condition. 30th Signal Company . On June 25, 1950, three days after the outbreak of the Korean conflict, the 413th Antiaircraft Artillery Gun Battalion was redesignated the 91st Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile) and plans were begun for the reactivation of the unit. Later, while examining the railroad bridge, men at a 40mm gun section were questioned and they told of a double explosion at about 12:30 hours. 407th Aaa Gun Battalion Commanded By Page 8/26. Armored Able 738-TB (Mine Explorer) 6 Dec 1944 – 15 Jan 1945 1st & 3d Plats Baker 738-TB 12 Jan 1945 – 17 Jan 1945. März 1945 ab 9:00 Uhr mit den ersten Teilen des 413th AAA Battalion auch eine hinsichtlich der Feuerkraft und Reichweite dringend benötigte Verstärkung der amerikanischen Flugabwehrkräfte in Remagen ein. 730th Ordnance Light Maintenance Company. Only the 58th Armored Field Artillery Battalion lost more guns (16) ; the other 11 battalions present lost 346 enlisted men altogether.19 With the scarcity of trained Negro replacements, there was scant hope of rebuilding the 3334 Battalion. This Timberwolf served in "D" battery of the 555th AAA battalion. 113th Cav Gp : 8 Jul 1944 – 10 Aug 1944 4th Cav Gp : 28 Feb 1945 – 1 Mar 1945 4th Cav Gp : 3 Mar 1945 – 8 Mar 1945. Philippine Division. B Battery, 103rd AAA Battalion (Mobile) 12.06.1944-15.06.1944: D Battery, 461st AAA Battalion (SP) 15.06.1944-28.06.1944: 103rd AAA Battalion (Mobile) Print. 413th AAA Gun Battalion (attached 7 July 1944 to 16 July 1944) 486th AAA Auto-Weapons Battalion (attached 25 June 1944 to 9 May 1945) Training timeline [edit | edit source] 3rd AD soldier and a young admirer. Cavalry. National Archives Identifier: 6788422: Local Identifier: 111-SC-349542: Creator(s): Department of Defense. At the time the picture was taken, the men were resting by their pup tents during their 4 hours off duty before resuming their 2-hour duty tour. Buzz Bomb Jigs - Multiple colors $5.48 - $5.99. The first address you sent me is my buddy. I called the number ans wow he was blown away when he found out who I was. One article dated 1/16/1958 states; three 90mm guns (not the typical four gun battery) of battery C 749th AAA Bn were still there. Military Catalog, Sales, Discounts & more. Add to Favorites: Add Add all page(s) of this document to activity: Additional details from our exhibits and publications. Norma Rogers' book, Until The Final Gun (the unit motto) is a great chronicle of the unit and its actions throughout its travels across Europe. These soldiers were members of a radar and range-finding battery that monitored and destroyed enemy aircraft around the clock. Its commander, Lieutenant Colonel Donald "Sandy" MacGrain, was an athletic, "can-do" commander. On June 25, 1950, three days after the outbreak of the Korean conflict, the 413th Antiaircraft Artillery Gun Battalion was redesignated the 91st Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile)and plans were begun for the reactivation of the unit. Without knowing more about his duties, it would be hard to determine which he was in, but I am leaning toward the 898th Autoweapons, based on his comment that he protected other guns. Military Police Platoon. Five Soldiers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion Near Omaha Beach 06/12/1944. The original scan (of a vintage map that is now in the Skylighters archive and on display at each reunion) was provided courtesy of the 467th AAA Automatic Weapons Battalion Association, which, like the 225th, was attached to the 49th AAA Brigade in the ETO. I have been told that this unit was disbanded in 1943. 93d AAA Gun Bn 204th Radar Maintenance Unit 7th AAA Auto Wpns Bn 2d Plat, Btry A, 295th AAA Search-light Bn Armored 706th Tank Bn (Medium) 708th Amph Tank Bn 715th, 773d Amph Tractor Bn Chemical Supply Tm, 1st Provisional Chem Det Co A, 88th Chem Mortar Bn Engineer Hq & Hq Co,1118th Engr (C) Gp 132d, 233d, 242d Engr (C) Bns: Ordnance 693d Ord Ammunition Co 92d Bomb Disposal Sq … It's been nearly 40 years since we parted. © 2020 Copyright VetFriends.com. 413th AAA Gun Battalion (Mobile) 43rd Signal Construction Battalion: 416th Military Police Escort Guard Company: 43rd Tank Battalion, 12th Armored Division: 417th Infantry Regiment: 4401st Quartermaster Service Company: 4185th Quartermaster Service Company: 4402nd Quartermaster Service Company: 419th Armored Field Artillery Battalion Five Soldiers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion Near Omaha Beach 06/12/1944. Do you have 413TH AAA GUN BATTALION Reunion information you'd like to share, "When I Joined VetFriends, I read about the email locator service, and sent an email to my old friend. 519th AAA Gun Battalion (Semi-Mobile) are mentioned on two occasions in the Order of the Day of the Belgian Army and granted the Fourragere 1940 for: 1. 740th AAA Gun Battalion (Semi-Mobile) 787th AAA Automatic Weapons Battalion — shuttled between Steenburgen, Holland and Antwerp to cover several of the so-called "buzz-bomb lanes" leading to the port. 385th, 386th, 387th, and 929th Field Artillery Battalions 804th Ordnance Company 104th Quartermaster Company 104th Signal Company. We wonder about the rest that served with us in the artillery unit we served in. 75th Composite (Tng) 88th Airborne Bn 99th Infantry Bn 100th Infantry Bn 101st Infantry Bn 122nd Infantry Bn. Co A 738th Tk Bn (Mine Explorer) 6 Dec 44-15 Jan 45 1st & 3d Plats Co B 738th Tk Bn (Mine Explorer) 12 Jan 45-17 Jan 45. 746th Tank Battalion 376th and 413th AAA AW Battalions 78th Infantry Division "Lightning" Maj. Gen. Edwin P. Parker Jr. 309th, 310th, and 311th Infantry Regiments 307th, 308th, 309th, and 903rd FA Battalions 303rd Engineer Combat Battalion 709th Tank Battalion 628th and 893rd TD Battalions 552nd AAA AW Battalion CCR, 5th Armored Division (attached) Veteran L. Prickett, "Dear VetFriends, Thanks so much for your help! From Fort Sheridan, Illinois to Wetzler, Germany, the stories, pictures, memories of the 134th AAA Gun Battalion during World War II. This primary source comes from the Records of the Office of the Chief Signal Officer. Print. By June 12 fighting was still too intense for kitchens to have been set up, so soldiers relied on C-rations and K-rations for nourishment. 119th AAA Gun Battalion, US Army. 462nd AAA AW Battalion 9th Infantry Division "Old Reliables" MG Louis A. Craig 39th, 47th, and 60th Infantry Regiments 26th, 34th, 60th, and 84th FA Battalions 15th Engineer Combat Battalion 38th Cavalry Recon Squadron 746th Tank Battalion 376th and 413th AAA AW Battalions 78th Infantry Division "Lightning" MG Edwin P. Parker, Jr. Those known to have served with . The mission assigned at this time was the organization and training of a 90mm Gun Battalion Mobile. "Hitler's Crawlin' Coffin" was an eighteen-ton M-4 high-speed artillery tractor that crept up out of the surf onto Dog-Green Omaha Beach hauling a 90mm anti-aircraft gun and its crew for the 110th AAA Battalion during the D-Day invasion of Europe. Cos A & C 87th Cml Bn 24 Dec 44-31 Dec 44. Das der 16th AAA Group zugehörige Bataillon war mit radargesteuerten schweren Flak des Kalibers 9,0 cm2 ausgestattet und bezog umgehend seine Feuerstellungen in der Umgebung der … Armored. 106th Infantry Division. 132nd 164th 182nd. Americal Division. Chemical. Including items from the 413th, 414th, and 415th Infantry Regiments 104th Recon Troop, 329th Engineer Battalion, 329th Medical Battalion . Does anyone know where these units were located on December 16, 1944? Thank you so much again for helping me Rights: Public Domain, Free of Known Copyright Restrictions. In June 1941, it moved to Camp Polk Louisiana (now Fort Polk). Anti-aircraft artillery – 531st AAA AW Bn (Mbl), from 4 March to 29 October 1944. Free for commercial use, no attribution required. 2 btrys, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 24 Dec 44-3 Jan 45 2d Plat, Battery C, 226th AAA SL Bn 8 Feb 45-12 Feb 45. Eustis VA Class #101 (CH-47 Repair) 134th Assault Helicopter Company 147th Inf Rgt, Co K WWII 148th Ordnance MVA CO of WWII 149th WAAC Company 151st Combat Engineers, Korea 1950-1954 Cavalry . The most exciting thing for me was the Timberwolf Fox hole newsapaper. We raced volkswagens on our time off and we'd go to the range and shoot all day. I was the Assistant Battalion S-3 of the 69th AAA Gun Bn (90mm) at the time of the move, but I soon moved to one of the firing batteries. 502d AAA Gun Bn 861st AAA Auto Wpns Bn 1st Plat, A Btry, 295th AAA Searchlight Bn Det, Air Warning Sq #8 Armored 711th Tank Bn, Medium 718th, 536th Amph Tractor Bn ... 413th Fighter Gp 1st, 21st, 34th Fighter Sqs 907th Fighter Gp 463d, 464th, 465th Fighter Sqs 337th Air Serv Gp Hq & Base Serv Sq 371st Engr Sq 577th Materiel Sq Landing on the beach with elements of the 29th Infantry Division and later supporting the 30th Infantry Division in the breakout of St. Chief General: Major General Manton S. Eddy, replaced by Major General Louis A. Craig on August 19, 1944 Deputy: Brigadier General James E. Wharton, replaced by Brigadier General Kenneth Buchanan effective August 12, 1944 Chief of Staff: Colonel Noah Mr. Brinson Armored 746th Tk Bn (- Co A) 13 Jun 44-28 Jun 44 Hq, 6th Armd Go 15 Jun 44-16 Jun 44 746th Tk Bn 28 Jun 44-10 Jul 45 CC A (3d Armd Div) 10 Jul 44-16 Jul 44 Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. All five soldiers fought from Normandy to Germany and survived to be demobilized. 113th Cav Gp 8 Jul 44-10 Aug 44 4th Cav Gp 28 Feb 45-1 Mar 45 4th Cav Gp 3 Mar 45-8 Mar 45. U.S. Reinforcements. Sign up to receive our newsletter regarding Veterans, Reunions, Military, Veteran Benefits, Military Pictures, Jokes, Military History, Posted by Andrew at 12:06 PM. Support. Thank you for signing up for the VetFriends Newsletter! Both the 69th AAA Gun Bn (90mm) and the 526th AAA Gun Bn (120mm) belonged to the 80th AAA Group at Fort Devens, Massachusetts, and both were included on the First Army Movement Order 12-2 dated 19 Dec 1950. Thanks … Add to Favorites: Add Add all page(s) of this document to activity: Additional details from our exhibits and publications. 746th Tk Bn (- Co A) 13 Jun 44-28 Jun 44: Hq, 6th Armd Go 15 Jun 44-16 Jun 44: 746th Tk Bn 28 Jun 44-10 Jul 45: find my friend. I really hope some other people can find this service and get in touch with people like I did. 413TH AAA GUN BATTALION. B Battery, 103rd AAA Battalion (Mobile) 12.06.1944-15.06.1944: D Battery, 461st AAA Battalion (SP) 15.06.1944-28.06.1944: 103rd AAA Battalion (Mobile) Buzz Bomb Jigs $10.79. Learn more on our privacy and legal page. 10 comments: Anonymous January 31, 2016 at 9:26 AM. These soldiers were members of a radar and range-finding battery that monitored and destroyed enemy aircraft around the clock. The 184th AAA Gun Battalion was an American antiaircraft artillery battalion of World War II.. He landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Only 1 left in stock (more on the way). The Buzz Bomb Kings: A History Of The 407th AAA Gun BN, Commanded By Lt. Col. Cleo E. Coles by Katz, Robert J. US 143rd and 413th AA Gun Bns in Battle of the Bulge. The 184th was activated in 1943 as part of the reorganization of the 61st Coast Artillery Regiment.After training in England, it took part in the air defense of London in 1944. A 90mm AAA Gun near Malmedy, Belgium. There is also an unofficial unit history that many members had with the same title. If you can provide any additional information, especially on actions and locations at specific dates, please add it here. 31st 43rd (PS) 45th (PS) 57th (PS) 1st Armored Division. Returned to UK 5 Nov 43. 128th AAA Gun Bn 3rd Army WWII 129th AAA Gun Battalion 132nd Assault Support Helicopter Co. Americal Div/Ft Dix, NJ Co D-4-3/Ft. We checked the World War II Order of Battle and the only anti-aircraft artillery unit with the number 413 is the 413th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion. Thanks for making it possible, Thanks so much VetFriends.com for your help and genuine concern for locating this long lost buddy of mine, Please Enter a Valid email address with no spaces, VetFriends Members: These soldiers were members of a radar and range-finding battery that monitored and destroyed enemy aircraft around the clock. Print. Five Soldiers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion Near Omaha Beach, 6/12/1944. The battery was the primary killing element of the defense. The 72nd AAA gun Battalion credited with Anzio Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe Campaigns He could have ended up in either battalion. 134th AAA Gun Battalion WWII. The Third Armored Division was organized as a \"heavy\" armored division, as was its counterpart, the 2nd Armored Division aka \"Hell on Wheels\". Its commander, Lieutenant Colonel Donald "Sandy" MacGrain, was an athletic, "can-do" commander. Thank you so much again for helping me Band. 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) : 7 Jul 1944 – 16 Jul 1944. A Co, 738-TB (Mine Explorer) : 6 Dec 1944 – 15 Jan 1945 1st & 3d Plats, B Co, 738-TB (Mine Explorer) : 12 Jan 1945 – 17 Jan 1945. The 413th AAA Battalion (90MM) had trained under the 16th Group at Fort Dix, New Jersey, and in England and was attached to Colonel Madison for the D-Day landing. ". o 126th AAA Gun Battalion o 451st AAA Automatic Weapons Battalion o 784th AAA Automatic Weapons Battalion o Battery A., 863rd AAA Automatic Weapon Battalion Decree of September 26, 1947, No. Corporal Mike Mills served with the 413 AAA Anti-Aircraft Gun Battalion, Battery B, U.S. First Army, 1st Division. Labels: Antwerp in WWII. Add all page(s) of this document to activity: These soldiers were members of a radar and range-finding battery that monitored and destroyed enemy aircraft around the clock. 555th Anti-Aircraft Battalion, 750th Tank Battalion 692nd Tank Destroyer Battalion 817th Tank Destroyer Battalion … The 413th AAA Battalion (90MM) had trained under the 16th Group at Fort Dix, New Jersey, and in England and was attached to Colonel Madison for the D-Day landing. Chronology* Departed UK 22 Oct 42 for North African operation, arriving8 Nov 42. Searchlights lit up the sky and the artillery began to fire with shells coming into the trees overhead. DocsTeach is a product of the National Archives education division. All rights reserved. Army, World War II, United States. It was a wonderful moment that we will both remember for the rest of our lives, and we owe it to VetFriends. (For more information about the 467th, follow the link above.) Get Free The Buzz Bomb Kings 407th Aaa Gun Battalion Commanded By Lt Col Gleo E Coles Lt Col Gleo E Coles Heavy)) 1 offer from $5.90. 422nd 423rd 424th. He is so thankful I called and we exchanged addresses and he wants to come and visit. Algeria-French Morocco Tunisia Sicily Normandy Northern France Ardennes-Alsace Rhineland Central Europe 119th AAA Gun Battalion, US Army. Here is some information on the … Buzz Bomb Bumpers 20 Fishing Equipment 5.0 out of 5 stars 2. Attachments Antiaircraft Artillery Btry B, 103d AAA … U.S. 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 7 Jul 44-16 Jul 44. Served in the U.S. Army World War II with the 413th AAA Gun Battalion, D-Day, Battle of the Bulge. Department of the Army. Now about this time the battalion commander arrived from headquarters and ordered us to march to Monchau. ** Entered Combat North Africa 8 Nov 42; Also fought inSicily. Btry A, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 31 Jul-11 Aug 44 CC B (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 33d Armd Regt (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 36th Armd Inf (-3d Bn) (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 391st Armd FA Bn (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 83d Armd Rcn Bn (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 Cos B&D, 23d Armd Engr Bn (3d Armd Div) 5-6 Aug 44 87th Armd FA Bn 5-6 Aug 44 What a conversation we had. Headquarters Company. Add to Favorites: Add Add all page(s) of this document to activity: Additional details from our exhibits and publications. 4309 - The 152nd Antiaircraft Artillery Operations Detachment attached to the Antwerp X Antiaircraft Artillery Command of the Army of the United States Decree of June 18, 1249, No. Relive & share the memories of your service time with your brothers & sisters in arms today. Download Image of Five Soldiers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion Near Omaha Beach. 6th AIB ... 73rd Infantry Bn. A graduate of Lincoln High School. Are you looking for someone who is or was in 413TH AAA GUN BATTALION? Then on December 16 at 5:30 a.m. all hell broke loose. I had a great time and intend to go again next year. 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 20 Dec 44-24 Dec 44: 2 btrys, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 24 Dec 44-3 Jan 45: 2d Plat, Battery C, 226th AAA SL Bn 8 Feb 45-12 Feb 45: Armored . I think I remember reading something that said a few guns from the 143rd were used against KG Pieper. Dear Ms. Ottem, Thank you for posting your request on History Hub! Publication date 1945 Usage Public Domain Mark 1.0 Topics WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. At Steenburgen the 787th was situated to shoot down V-1s as they headed across the North Sea to French targets. during the Second World War 1939-1945. Norma Rogers' book, Until The Final Gun (the unit motto) is a great chronicle of the unit and its actions throughout its travels across Europe. 110 likes. I'm having troubles on my grandfather's brothers WD-AGO discharge papers says he was discharged with the above unit 499th AAA Gun BN. – Chief General: Major General Leroy H. Watson, replaced on 7 August 1944 by Brigadier General Maurice Rose – Chief of Staff: Colonel John A. Smith Headquarters Company Service Company 105th Medical Battalion. Btry B, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) – 5-6 Aug 44 CCR (3rd Armd Div) – 8-17 Mar 45 3rd Bn, 32nd Armd Regt (3rd Armd Div) – 8-17 Mar 45 2nd Bn, 33rd Armd Regt (3rd Armd Div) – 8-17 Mar 45 3rd Bn, 36th Armd Inf (3rd Armd Div) – 8-17 Mar 45 Co C, 23rd Armd Engr Bn (3rd Armd Div) – 8-17 Mar 45 Fortunately he had also become a member and responded to my email. "According to our [U. S. National Archives] records, in 1951 the Department of the Army destroyed all passenger lists, manifests, logs of vessels, and troop movement files of United States Army Transports for World War II." 105th Combat Engineer Battalion: Lieutenant-Colonel Carroll H. Dunn . The sergeant on the far left brought the radio from "the States" to tune in to the Army network and the BBC. How cool is that. 95th AAA Battalion (Gun 90mm) 95th AAA Gun Bn DI (Source: 242d AAA Group Yearbook 1953) The 95th AAA Gun Battalion, Regular Army, was activated on Jan 15 1949 at Fort Bliss, TX. I was able to speak with an officer that served in "D" battery and he said this man was in his unit and that he served on a half-track mounted quad .50. Thanks for making it possible!" The online tool for teaching with documents, from the National Archives, Public Domain, Free of Known Copyright Restrictions, Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. Thanks VetFriends, It was a wonderful moment that we will both remember for the rest of our lives, and we owe it to VetFriends. Conductor Burlington Northern Railroad. Chemical. Did you proudly serve in 413TH AAA GUN BATTALION? We talked on the phone several times in the last few years, and finally we were able to meet in El Paso, TX for a short visit. The division was activated on 15 April 1941 at Camp Beauregard, Louisiana. ARAACOM ARMY ANTIAIRCRAFT COMMAND. Veteran C. Young, After 30 years and learning the computer and finding VetFriends, I went to my first reunion of the USS Navasota AO-106. My Father was a Sargent in … July to December: The records of ships used to carry troops to their theaters of operations were destroyed intentionally in 1951. Armored. ORDER OF BATTLE - 9th Infantry Division in WWII - ATTACHMENTS Anti Aircraft Artillery 376th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 13 Jun 44-16 Jun 44 376th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 16 Jun 44-26 May 45 Battery B, 486th AAA Bn (SP) 1 Jul 44-31 Jul 44 Battery A, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 1 Jul… We were stationed in Germany in 1975 through 1978. From Donald Bender’s research. The above 184th AAA Gun Bn (Mobile) is there, as well as the 125th AAA Gun Bn., 601st AAA Gun Bn., and 602nd AAA Gun Bn. I'm the first to ever contact him. $3.99. Air Force Units Army Units Coast Guard Units Marine Corps Units Navy Units Become a VetFriends Member Site Map. Five Soldiers of the 413th AAA Gun Battalion Near Omaha Beach 06/12/1944. Original WWII DUI on over seas cap. MILITARY UNITS - 413TH AAA GUN BATTALION VetFriends Veteran ID Card Quick Links. There is also an unofficial unit history that many members had with the same title. It is essentially a ring binder full of After Action Reports, citations and letters that was the basis for the book. 2,767,517. 1st Medical Battalion 1st Quartermaster Company 1st Signal Corps Company 5th Field Artillery Battalion (155-MM) 7th Field Artillery Battalion (105-MM) 16th Infantry Regiment 18th Infantry Regiment 26th Infantry Regiment 32nd Field Artillery Battalion (105-MM) 33rd Field Artillery Battalion (105-MM) 701st OD Light Maint Company Band. find my friend." 376th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 13 Jun 44-16 Jun 44 376th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 16 Jun 44-26 May 45 Battery B, 486th AAA Bn (SP) 1 Jul 44-31 Jul 44 Battery A, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 1 Jul 44-31 Jul 44 Battery A, 129th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 14 Jul 44-18 Jul 44 Battery C, 557th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 10 Sep 44-8 Oct 44 Battery B, 438th AAA AW Bn (Mbl) 20 Sep 44-4 Oct 44 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 20 Dec 44-24 Dec 44 2 btrys, 413th AAA Gun Bn (Mbl) 24 Dec 44-3 Jan 45 2d Plat, Battery C, 226th AAA SL Bn 8 Feb 45-12 Feb … Additional Details. 746th Tank Battalion 376th and 413th AAA AW Battalions 78th Infantry Division "Lightning" MG Edwin P. 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