85th Infantry Division in World War II
The 85th Infantry Division in World War II
Division Organization
1942-1945


Commanders of the 85th Infantry Division, 1942-1945
General Haislip
Major General Wade H. Haislip
(1942)

General Coulter
Major General John P. Coulter
(1942-1945)


85th Division Headquarters
Headquarters Company, 85th Division
85th Reconnaissance Troop
85th Counter Intelligence Corps (detachment)
Military Police Platoon, 85th Infantry Division


337th Infantry Regiment
338th Infantry Regiment
339th Infantry Regiment


Headquarters & Headquarters Battery, Division Artillery
328th Field Artillery Battalion- 105mm howitzer
329th Field Artillery Battalion- 105mm howitzer
910th Field Artillery Battalion- 105mm howitzer
403rd Field Artillery Battalion- 155mm gun (the "Long Tom")

310th Engineer Battalion
310th Medical Battalion
785th Ordnance Light Maintenance Company
85th Quartermaster Company
85th Signal Company

Source: Shelby Stanton, United States Army Order of Battle in World War II, Galahad Books, New York, 1984, pp. 156-157.

 


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Gettysburg, PA
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