115th Infantry Regiment (United States)

115th Infantry Regiment (United States)

The 115th Infantry Regiment, Maryland Army National Guard was an infantry regiment of the United States Army. It traced its roots back to the American Revolutionary War, although its official U.S. Army lineage begins in 1881. The units to which the 115th Regiment claims lineage served in the Revolutionary War and the Civil War, but the 115th itself was only credited with service in World War I, World War II, and the Global War on Terror. Prior to the reorganization into the 58th Brigade Combat Team, the 1–115th was part of the Third Brigade, 29th Infantry Division (Light). In 2006, the 115th was consolidated (merged) with the 175th Infantry Regiment. As a result of this consolidation, it no longer exists as a separate regiment.

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115th Infantry Regiment (United States) - History - Post-War To Present
... After the war the 29th InfantryDivision came home however,unlike the end of WWI,the division was retained as a National Guard division ... In 1968,due to changing requirements,the division'scolors were retired and its elements broken up into separate brigades ... The 115thbecame part of the 28th Division,the Keystone Division of Pennsylvania ...

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